Through extensive studies, medical practitioners are becoming more knowledgeable about the harmful effects of sleep apnea. A recent study has revealed how sleep apnea and chronic conditions such as stroke, diabetes, and heart diseases correlate. Surfacing of these health conditions prompts medical professionals to conduct further studies to find treatment for sleep apnea. Dr. Avi Weisfogel is an experienced medical practitioner in treating sleep apnea and works to find its cure.
In partnership with other medical professionals, Dr. Avi Weisfogel is committed to helping diagnose and support sleep disorder patients. Studies indicate that almost 90% of people suffering from sleep apnea remains undiagnosed. Recognizing that sleep apnea is a condition that comes along with chronic diseases, Dr. Avi Weisfogel leads his team at Dental Sleep Masters to find the cure for the condition. They have created a new model that incorporates certified sleep physicians and sleep laboratories.
Sleep physicians will work in collaboration with care doctors and dentists to support patients with the sleep disorder. Weisfogel believes that treatment of sleep apnea will increase in the future as more breakthroughs emerge. In the future, dentists will devote a significant portion of their practice attending to sleep apnea patients. Furthermore, new advanced devices are being developed as technology evolves. For example, Im Thera Medical has developed THN Sleep Therapy, the latest device with the ability conduct different experiments on sleep disorder. Dr. Avi Weisfogel’s model integrates dental and medical professionals to find solutions to the sleep disorder. He believes that by treating the previously undiagnosed people, the health sector will thrive while providing essential services to the public.
About Dr. Avi Weisfogel
His career journey began after founding Old Bridge Dental Care in 1999. For over 15 years working at Old Bridge Dental Care, Weisfogel earned accolades from the community and was named the best dentists for several years. During this time, he could explore how dentists and physicians can partner to find treatment for the sleep disorder. As a result, Dr. Avi Weisfogel established Dental Sleep Master to aid dentist in treating sleep disorder using oral appliances.