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Sleep Apnea

Designed with patient comfort and compliance in mind, the Elastic Madibular Advancement (EMA) appliance gives dental professionals effective tool for treating patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Using elastic straps to open the bite and advance the mandible, the EMA appliance offers noninvasive treatment for snoring and sleep apnea.

  • Allows uncompromised jaw mobility
  • Permits quick and easy chairside adjustments
  • Offers individualized patient treatment

Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that interrupts a person's breathing while they sleep. Some individuals can even stop breathing entirely for short times during their sleep. Most cases of sleep apnea are remedied with machines that help keep the sleeping person breathing normally by tubes in the nose, or a face mask. The EMA is a less invasive apnea dental appliance and is a more comfortable option.

If you, or someone you know has this sleep disorder and is looking for a minimally invasive way to sleep healthier, and sleep better, make an appointment for a consultation with us today.