Comfortable Snoring Treatments
Snoring is a sound caused by air passing through narrow tissue as you inhale while sleeping. Heavy snoring is often a symptom of sleep apnea, which is a serious medical condition. But millions of loud snorers do not suffer from sleep apnea.
If you’re a heavy snorer, Dr. Ang will make sure you get the right diagnosis and the appropriate care. If it turns out your heavy snoring isn’t related to sleep apnea, we can still provide the relief you need because we feature effective treatments for both snoring and sleep apnea.
How Snoring Impacts the People Around You
Your snoring can have a negative impact on the people around you, particularly the person you sleep with. Spouses and sleep mates are often kept awake by their partner’s snoring and this can put a great deal of strain on a relationship.
If your sleep partner is missing out on crucial sleep, it can lead to serious sleep deprivation. This results in a number of personal problems and health issues, including daytime sleepiness, fatigue, and irritability, as well as memory loss and an increased vulnerability to serious medical conditions such as strokes and heart attacks.
In addition to damaging your partner’s physical health, your loud snoring can also disrupt intimacy in a relationship. It can turn your bedroom into a battleground as resentment grows between the two of you. Fortunately, Dr. Ang has convenient snoring solutions to ensure a good night’s sleep every night for both you and your partner.
Getting the Right Diagnosis with a Sleep Study
The first step in getting you the appropriate care is to find out if your snoring is a symptom of sleep apnea. Using a portable device, Dr. Ang can arrange for you to take a sleep study in the comfort and privacy of your own home. The results of your sleep study test will be reviewed by a qualified sleep physician.
If your sleep study reveals that you’re suffering from sleep apnea, we’ll make sure you get the appropriate care for this serious medical issue. But if your sleep study determines that you’re not suffering from sleep apnea, we’ll proceed ahead and just treat your snoring.
Affordable Snoring Solutions That Really Work
Caring for your snoring issues can determine whether sleep apnea is a consequence. Dr. Ang wants to ensure the results of your sleep study give him the necessary tools to take the next step. Because his main focus is on opening up the airway, as a dental expert, Dr. Ang evaluates your bite and whether or not it needs correction to alleviate breathing problems.
When Dr. Ang receives the results of your sleep study, he can determine whether or not you’re suffering from sleep apnea, He’ll then make certain you get the appropriate care for this serious medical issue.