American Academy of Pediatrics Recommends Screening For Snoring Kids

All kids should be screened for snoring, and those who do snore regularly should be screened for sleep apnea, according to recently released recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics.       “If left untreated, OSAS can result in problems such as behavioral issues, cardiovascular problems, poor growth and developmental delays.” The recommendations come…

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STRIKE WHILE THE IRON IS HOT

Brand yourself as a Doctor who understands and diagnoses sleep apnea problems.   The winners in this difficult economy will be those Dentists who are able to offer the combination of patient engagement and niche marketing.   Those Dentists who convince people that they understand their needs, truly care about them, and have a unique…

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WHAT ‘UNIQUENESS” ARE PATIENTS LOOKING FOR TODAY?

What would make YOU stand out and be sought out?     WHAT ‘UNIQUENESS” ARE PATIENTS LOOKING FOR TODAY? What would make YOU stand out and be sought out?   I attended the Miami Dental Expo last week and I want to report to you on what the “hottest” dental niche areas appeared to be. I’m…

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The Sleep Magazine, a publication dedicated to Dental Sleep Medicine, releases it’s 7th issue

Dental Sleep Medicine education and instrumentation company, Sleep Group Solutions publishes the annual journal which focuses on the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea.  Featured articles include case studies, patient education articles, sleep apnea advocacy, and more.    Published by dental sleep medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions, The Sleep Magazine is the only…

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DIAGNOSING OSA IN WOMEN

The Differences: SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS IN DIAGNOSING OSA FOR WOMEN   According to an article in the European Respiratory Journal, “Obstructive sleep apnea occurs in 50% of females aged 20-70 years. 20% of females have moderate and 6% severe sleep apnea.”  Swedish scientist Dr. Karl Franklin and his team set out to find out how prevalent sleep apnea…

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HELPING PEOPLE SLEEP HEALTHIER

ONCE AGAIN SGS INNOVATES IN DENTAL SLEEP MEDICINE.   An advanced Call Center, the first in the industry, in Sleep Group Solutions’ Florida headquarters, is up and running to serve the needs of dentists, physicians and sleep disorder patients.   The call center is a platform for sharing information on the symptoms and treatment modalities of…

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Is it ADHD, or does your child have Sleep Apnea?

A thoughtful question posed by a doctor at The Pennsylvania Snoring and Sleep Institute. Many of the symptoms are similar and the two illnesses are often confused.   “Not much is understood by parents about snoring or sleep apnea, especially in their children. The Stanford School of Medicine states that about 10% of children 10…

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SIZE MATTERS- Sleep, Longevity and Telomere Length

Size matters. That old quip has been used, misused and abused. But when it comes to the size of your telomeres, nothing could be more important to you. The length of your telomeres can determine how long and how well you will live. Longevity and Quality of Life. Telomeres are little protective caps at the…

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IS SOMETHING IMPORTANT MISSING FROM YOUR N.P. EXAM?

Does your New Patient exam include a Sleep Apnea screening? -Patients are realizing how a blockage of oxygen to the brain, caused by nocturnal apnoeic events, can influence systemic damage. -Sleep Apnea is connected to strokes, cardiac arrest, diabetes and dementia. -The public asks their dentists for help- most dentists are unprepared. -Less than 4%…

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DENTISTS NOW GET PAID WITH MEDICAL CODES Learn How!

Wouldn’t it be nice to get paid for an “Office Visit” like an MD? You can bill your services to your patient’s benefit company and to Medicare. Sleep Apnea victims will not have to go untreated in YOUR office.   Attend a free webinar, with Dr. Marty Lipsey to learn how to get paid for…

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