The Skinny on Obesity in Illinois

The OSA and Obesity connection is discussed in the Sleep Group Solutions Sleep Seminar, with Dr. Anjoo Ely in Chicago, IL on May 20-21, 2016. (Chicago, IL) According to recent statistics by Governing The States and Localities, Chicago residents are 34.3 percent overweight, and 27 percent obese.  Numerous studies linking obesity to OSA are evident,…

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THE TRUTH ABOUT SLEEP APNEA SEMINAR TRAINING

Dental Sleep Medicine: the hottest button in dentistry today. Awareness of sleep apnea in America is at an all-time peak. People who recognize that they have the symptoms are asking their doctors about it. Every dentist would like to be “The Sleep Dentist”. Seminars and courses are now available every week, in different cities, throughout…

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WHAT IS MISSING IN YOUR COMPREHENSIVE DENTAL EXAM?

A truly professional comprehensive dental exam examination (D0150 or D0180) should include much more than what the CDT codes delineate.     What is essential?Beyond the obvious FMX, the charting of existing and needed dental and periodontal conditions, and an oral cancer screening, there are many other useful evaluations which are directly related to our services and are within our range of authority and responsibility. The…

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WHY ARE SO MANY CASES OF SLEEP APNEA UNDIAGNOSED?

SLEEP APNEA- 22 MILLION AMERICANS SUFFERING.   It is estimated that 22 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, with 80 percent of the cases of moderate and severe obstructive sleep apnea undiagnosed.   If we accept the reports that a minimum of 80% of Sleep Apnea is undiagnosed, then only 20% is actually addressed in any fashion. The undiagnosed may fit into these categories:…

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Upcoming Lectures, An Introduction to Dental Sleep Medicine, to Discuss Snoring and Sleep Apnea treatment to Dentists and Hygienists

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, publish full 2016 lecture line-up of the dental CEU lecture series. Dentists from around the world are attending dental continuing education courses focusing on the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea.  Dental sleep medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions has instructed thousands…

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Dental Sleep Medicine Education, Instrumentation, and In-office Training Company, Sleep Group Solutions to Present at the NDA Annual Meeting.

The prestigious National Dental Association (NDA) has selected Sleep Group Solutions (SGS) to present “The Successful Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea in the Dental Office” at the 103rd Annual Convention of the NDA in Atlanta, Georgia, on July 25, 2016. Since 2005, Sleep Group Solutions has been a leader in Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation,…

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Why it is Important For Patients to Know Their OSA Treatment Options

According to Kathleen Bennett, DDS and president of the AADSM, “more than 25 million adults in the United States suffer from obstructive sleep apnea, and up to 50 percent of sleep apnea patients do not adhere to the continuous positive airway pressure machine and mask recommended as a first line of treatment.” That means these…

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Oral Appliance Therapy for the CPAP Intolerant Patient

Dr. George Jones, a speaker for Sleep Group Solutions, discusses Oral Appliance Therapy for the CPAP Intolerant.  His upcoming live lectures include Indianapolis and Denver in April. Dr. George Jones, a leading instructor with Sleep Group Solutions, discusses Oral Appliance Therapy for the CPAP Intolerant patient.  Dr. Jones’ case study offers a step-by-step treatment plan,…

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A Successful 2016 Sleep Apnea Awareness Week for Sleep Group Solutions

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, help to raise awareness of Sleep Apnea Awareness Week by offering discounted sleep courses, freebies, and referral listings. Happy Sleep Apnea Awareness Week! This week, from March 7-11, 2016 is dedicated to raising awareness of Sleep Apnea and treatment options available. Dental sleep…

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Dr. Barry Freydberg Discusses a Sleep Protocol for the Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Dental continuing education, instrumentation, and in office training company, Sleep Group Solutions is pleased to announce upcoming live lectures with Dr. Barry Freydberg and Sleep Group Solutions in San Francisco, Omaha, and Seattle. According to the National Sleep Foundation,  more than 90 million Americans snore.  Snoring along with high blood pressure, irritability, headaches and daytime…

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