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Sleep Apnea and Diabetes

It’s estimated that over 100 million Americans have diabetes in some form (2) while 22 million suffer from sleep apnea, and 80% of cases with severe and moderate OSA undiagnosed. Alone, both of these conditions can lead to an impact in the daily functioning of people, but when combined (which they often are), the health […]

Finding Connor Deegan

Via the AAPMD YouTube Channel

2019 Dental Sleep Continuing Education Booklet

Information-packed 2018 Dental Continuing Education Booklet is available now to view online, download, and print.

Sleep Apnea and Oral Cancer

As dentists, you perform extra and intra-oral exams of your patient’s mouth, neck, and airway on a regular basis while screening for oral cancer. You understand that these health screenings are important, lifesaving moments in a patient’s health journey– so why not do that with a similarly deadly condition (when untreated) like sleep apnea? Detecting […]

Treating Sleep Problems Can Eliminate Attention and Hyperactivity Issues for Some Children

ADHD and Sleep Apnea are often misdiagnosed due to their similar symptoms. Has your child evaluated for possible Sleep Apnea to ensure the proper diagnosis and treatment? By Dr. Charles Kravitz, Professional Relations Director from Sleep Group Solutions     ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) is linked with a variety of sleep problems. For example, one […]

Sleep Apnea and Men’s Health

While we at Sleep Group Solutions stress that obstructive sleep apnea can impact any demographic, men are afflicted with the condition in a majority. Statistically, around 24-31% of males and 9-21% of females experience the condition at some point in their lives.  As always, it’s important to consider the individual when assessing or treating anything, […]

Lack of Sleep Effects

Sleep Apnea and Mental Health

According to the World Health Organization, one in four people will be affected by some mental or neurological disorder in their lifetime. General wellness is intertwined with mental health, and sleep is a well-known factor that has a huge impact on both. Everyone has experienced the impact that lack of sleep can have on their […]

How is Heart Health Related to Sleep Health?

What if you could help stop one of the largest health crisis in the US by examining your patient’s airways? Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US, causing 610,000 (1 in 4) deaths a year. A hidden but major contributor to this statistic is a condition that goes undiagnosed, can affect […]

Senior Citizens and Sleep Apnea

As we’ve discussed before, sleep apnea tends to slip undiagnosed in many parts of our community, such as with women and children. This includes vulnerable senior citizens, who are more likely to be dismissed by medical professionals with a “band-aid” in the form extraneous medication hastily prescribed to treat chronic conditions that sleep apnea is […]

Sleep Apnea and Weight Gain

It’s no secret that sleep apnea and weight gain have a close association with one another. While not every person suffering or at risk from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) are overweight, the evidence of their correlation is in the numbers; as it’s estimated that around 70% of adult OSA sufferers are overweight or obese. The […]

Billing: The Final Piece of the Dental Sleep Medicine Puzzle

  Medical codes, which are typically seldom used by dentists, are now providing the missing link to make payment for life-saving medical services become simpler and quicker for dental professionals. A dentist or a dental auxiliary has two options for benefiting by using medical codes. They can learn the codes, the system and the protocol […]

5 Signs You Might Have Sleep Apnea

Source: KnowMoreTV YouTube Channel

Why Sleep Apnea Can Wreck Your Day … and Life

source: Drowzle App YouTube Channel

Infant with Obstructive Sleep Apnea

source: Billie Berry YouTube Channel

What Causes Sleep Apnea

  source: WebMD YouTube Channel

The Danger of Drowsy Drivers

Source: YouTube ABC News

Hoboken Crash – Sleep Apnea explanation

  Source: YouTube CBS New York

Lack of Sleep Increases Car Crash Risk

  Source: YouTube Denver7 – TheDenverChannel.com

Sleep Apnea and the Risk to Pregnant Women

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is estimated to occur about twice as often in men than in women. However, it is found that pregnancy does increase the risk and instance of sleep-disordered breathing. Experts suggest that the condition can arise as the result of changing hormones and physiology in pregnancy (e.g.- Certain hormones are found to […]

5 Things Dentists Should Know About Sleep Apnea

Obstructive Sleep Apnea is a dangerous disease that takes a serious toll the body over a long period of time with a variety of health complications that include but are not limited to hypertension, stroke, heart disease, and diabetes. The disease is particularly destructive because sleep is an essential part of anyone’s health, influencing hormone […]

Dental Symptoms of OSA

In the USA alone, it is estimated that 22 million people experience some form of sleep apnea, with 25% of middle aged-men and 9% of middle-aged women suffering from the condition. Seemingly minor sleep apnea symptoms such as snoring and sore throats are common to other, less concerning conditions and develop gradually, making them easy […]

10 Celebrities with Sleep Apnea

It’s estimated that around 18 million Americans suffer from obstructive sleep apnea, and chances are that you personally know someone with some form of the sleep disorder. Of course, those 18 million include people outside our own familial and social circles, and celebrities and sports stars are by no means immune to it (in fact, […]

Sleep Group Solutions: Oral Appliance “No More Titration” with SGS Vice President John Nadeau [ASBA lecture video]

Driving Under the Influence of OSA

Most of you would never think of hitting the wheel after a few drinks. You wouldn’t give a second thought to honking and shaking your fist to anyone speeding or looking down at their phones. But would you keep yourself from driving for being a bit too drowsy? When you’re just tired enough, and in […]

Sleep Apnea in Children: Finally, There’s an Answer

A child’s snoring should NEVER be ignored. It’s as big of a red flag as you’re going to get for obstructive sleep apnea in children, who unfortunately present the condition slightly differently than adults. While the condition normally impacts middle aged men (and goes underdiagnosed even then), it can slip dangerously under the radar for […]

OSA in Women: An Invisible Problem

Every dentist wants to be able to say that they did everything they could by the time a patient walks out of their appointment. Human error can’t be avoided forever, however, and there are always certain types of cases that are more likely to slip under the radar than others. One such example would be […]

2018 SGS Dental Continuing Education Booklet

Information-packed 2018 Dental Continuing Education Booklet is available now to view online, download, and print.

Just the Facts

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The Amazing Benefits of Practicing Dental Sleep Medicine

Every dentist wants to develop a strong presence in the exciting and profitable world of Dental Sleep Medicine. We have all heard the stories of phenomenal success some dentists have in treating patients for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. This article will provide you with the solutions to your questions and get you excited about incorporating Dental […]

How Important is Sleep?

View Our Updated 2017 Dental Continuing Education Booklet

Information-packed 2017 Dental Continuing Education Booklet is available now to view online, download, and print.

Don’t let your patients leave your office satisfied!

Satisfied is not enough. Make them leave you ENTHUSIASTIC, and eager to tell the first person they see about their great experience.   At the end of each dental visit a closure is needed to leave your patient with a WOW! feeling. A five part, one minute DEBRIEFING.   Such a communication, while the patient is […]

Ready to Change Your Patient’s Lives for the Better?

I want to share my new passion for what can change your patient’s and your lives, by introducing the treatment of sleep apnea and snoring to your practice. There are practice and life changing benefits to adding dental sleep medicine to your practice. And this is true for new, mature and even near retirement dentists! […]

The Medical Role of Hygienists in Dental Sleep Medicine

Is there anyone in a better position than the Hygienist to discover the signs and symptoms of Obstructive Sleep Apnea? Your field of operations is right there at the opening of the airway.   You can’t miss the signs. You can see if a large tongue is blocking the passageway to the pharynx. You can […]

Driver Fatigue: A Deadly Consequence of Sleep Apnea

Do you remember the two recent deadly train wrecks attributed to engineers suffering from sleep apnea?  The first was in NYC on Metro North RR and the other on NJ Transit commuting from NYC.        It’s known that 1 out of 3 people suffer from a sleep disorder.  Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) can effect […]

Hey 2017, Welcome!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!  From all of us over at Sleep Group Solutions! Here are a few tips to help you create the best dental practice in 2017! — 1.  Make sure your staff is trained and up to date on the latest services offered. 2.  Get patient referrals.  You can do this by giving your […]

Sleep Group Solutions Announce 2017 Dates for Staff-Only Lecture, The SGS Boot Camp

Staff Members are encouraged to attend the Sleep Group Solutions two-day lecture focusing on successful treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Lecture opportunities in March, May and October.   (Miami, FL)  Due to increasing success and attendance in the Sleep Group Solutions boot camp in 2016, SGS will offer the two-day lecture for staff members in […]

Acid Reflux During the Night Can Be A Scary Experience

GERD Can Eat You Away…. By:  Dr. Charles Kravitz   Have you ever woken in the middle of the night choking on acid because you’ve inhaled it and can’t breathe?        Try taking in a breath and all you get is a burning in your throat and lungs.  You try to expel it […]

Sleep Group Solutions Offering Extra Discounts for 2016 Purchasing Through December 31st

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, encourage dentists to make purchases now, before potential increase in pricing on certain items in 2017.   (Miami, FL)  Sleep Group Solutions is offering discounts on certain items as incentives for purchasing in 2016. Select items, such as patient kits, will see an […]

A Great Way to Earn C.E. Credits, With a BONUS!

Study Club and Dental Society Members: GET AN EARLY START ON NEXT YEAR’S C.E. CREDITS It’s December and you probably have your CE credits locked in for this year. Here’s how to get fast and easy CE credits for next year and score even greater benefits: Have your Dental Study Club or local Dental Association schedule a […]

Latest Dental Sleep Medicine Newsletter Sleep On It! Now Available Online.

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions publish latest newsletter focusing on the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea. (Miami, FL)  Readers of the Sleep Group Solutions monthly newsletter, Sleep On It!, can now log on to view the latest issue. The focus of dental continuing education and sleep […]

Enjoy the latest SGS powered newsletter. Sleep On It!

Enjoy the latest SGS powered newsletter.  Everything related to dental sleep medicine and dental continuing education! (View and print PDF at the bottom of this page)   Too Much Stress in Your Dental Practice? Here are two solutions: A horse or DSM. Read how one dentist relieves stress with a horse and another with DSM: […]

2016 Dental Continuing Education Seminars Filling-up Fast

Dental sleep medicine company, Sleep Group Solutions 2016 sleep seminars are nearing capacity. Remaining lectures include Salt Lake City, Tampa, Huntington Beach, NYC, Dallas and Chicago.   (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)  With only a handful of lectures left in 2016, dentists and hygienists are encouraged to register quickly, for the two-day dental continuing education sleep seminar. […]

A Must-Attend Dental Continuing Education Lecture in Boston with Sleep Group Solutions on November 18-19, 2016

The dental sleep medicine and dental continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions presents Palma Dental Laboratory as guest speaker and supporting dental lab during the two-day sleep seminar. Join Sleep Group Solutions in Boston, MA on November 18-19th at the Embassy Suites Logan Airport.  Instructed by Dr. Damian Blum, with special guest presentation by Palma […]

Sleep Group Solutions Post Dental Sleep Medicine Seminar Line-Up for 2017

The Dental continuing education and dental sleep medicine seminar company is hitting major cities across the U.S.A. with their 16 CEU Sleep Seminar Workshops. Dentists and Hygienists are encouraged to attend.   (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)  Pioneers in Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation and in-office training, Sleep Group Solutions, publishes 2017 sleep seminar line-up. The 16 […]

Join Sleep Group Solutions and Northern Virginia Dental Lab for a two-day Sleep Seminar in Washington, D.C.

The Northern Virginia Dental Lab, and dental sleep medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions, will be presenting at the Embassy Suites Chevy Chase Pavilion in D.C. on November 11-12, 2016. (Washington, D.C.)  Join Sleep Group Solutions and partners for a 16 CEU Dental Sleep Medicine Seminar in Washington D.C. Course partners for the November lecture […]

How I started in Dental Sleep Medicine and how it changed me, and my Dental Practice.

Dental Sleep Medicine is very dear and close to me.  In 1992 I was diagnosed with Mild to Moderate Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Back then the Pulmonologist sent me to an Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) physician for UPPP Surgery. UPPP, (or UP3 as physicians refer to it now), is Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty.  This is a procedure where […]

Ethnicity Could be a Surprise Risk Factor For Apnea

According to an article published in the Huffington Post, your race may play a part in your Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea can have a notable impact on brain health. In reducing the quantity of oxygen the brain receives during sleep, sleep apnea can cut down on the amount of nourishing “deep sleep” a person […]

Sleep Group Solutions Will Have King Dental Arts to Speak and Present During the Sleep Seminar in Tennessee

  The dental sleep medicine and dental continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions, invites King Dental Arts to present during the two-day Sleep Seminar on November 4-5th at the Doubletree in Downtown Memphis. (Memphis, TN)  Dental continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions and King Dental Arts will be in Memphis on November 4-5th at the […]

Sleep Group Solutions and Excel Studios Join Forces in San Diego for a Dental Sleep Seminar

The dental sleep medicine and dental continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions, has teamed-up with Excel Studios for their San Diego Sleep Seminar on October 14-15 at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.   (San Diego, CA)  Dental continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions will be in San Diego on October 14-15, for a two-day […]

How one astute dentist thanked the assistants who made his practice successful.

This year the week of March 6-12 was designated as Dental Assistants Recognition Week for the United States and Canada. One clever dentist, Dr. Mark Boukzam of Deerfield, Florida,  gave his team a reward that will last a lifetime. He trained his loyal team in Dental Sleep Medicine. “We realized that many of our patients were suffering […]

Mandatory Sleep Apnea Testing for Commercial Drivers?

According to a recent article posted by Safety and Health Magazine, before a proposed rule to study obstructive sleep apnea among truck drivers and railroad workers, the government first sought public comment on the issue. The public did not hesitate to offer feedback: A total of 593 comments were submitted to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety […]

Obstructive sleep apnea and hypoxia linked to progression of NAFLD in obese adolescents

According to a recent article published by News Medical Life Sciences and Medicine, Researchers from the University of Colorado School of Medicine have published a new study showing that sleep apnea worsens non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in obese adolescents. Shikha Sundaram, MD, MSC, associate professor of pediatrics, and her fellow researchers from the University of Colorado […]

Sleep Group Solutions Seals Big Deal with Panthera Dental

The dental sleep medicine and dental continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions, signs major promotional agreement with Panthera Dental.  Partnership includes co-marketing efforts and Promotional Alliance. (Hollywood, FL)  Similar to the Narval Device by Resmed, the anti-snoring appliance by Panthera Dental is a custom fit MAD (mandibular advancement device) retainer.   Sleep Group Solutions, leaders in […]

SGS and The Myerson EMA First Step Oral Appliance Therapy

The dental sleep medicine and dental continuing education company is pleased to be a part of the EMA First Step dental device, used in the treatment of snoring and sleep apnea. Through the Sleep Group Solutions and EMA partnership, patients diagnosed with OSA will receive immediate treatment for their snoring and sleep apnea.  Introducing the […]

Sleep Group Solutions and Dental Arts Laboratory Team-up for Oral Appliance Excellence

The dental sleep medicine and dental continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions, is pleased to partner with leading dental laboratory, Dental Arts Laboratory. The upcoming Chicago Sleep Seminar is on December 2-3, 2016.  (Hollywood, FL)  Dentists attending the December 2-3, 2016 Sleep Seminar with Sleep Group Solutions will receive a special added value to the […]

SGS Team-up with Carestream Dental and Benco for Upcoming Ft. Lauderdale Sleep Apnea Seminar

The dental sleep medicine and dental continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions, is pleased to partner with leading dental companies.   The Ft. Lauderdale, FL Sleep Seminar is on September 9-10th at the SGS Headquarters. (Hollywood, FL)  Join Sleep Group Solutions in Ft. Lauderdale on September 9-10, at the SGS Headquarters for a two-day dental continuing […]

Can diabetes be controlled by treating sleep apnea?

According to a recent article written by Aviss Health, diabetes can be understood as a group of diseases that causes too much sugar in our blood, or high blood glucose. What’s scary is India is now one of the top three countries in the world with the highest population of diabetic people. From 11.9 million […]

The Staggering Cost of Undiagnosed OSA

According to a recent article posted by News Medical, a report reveals staggering cost of undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea in the U.S. The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) released a new analysis, titled “Hidden health crisis costing America billions,” that reveals the staggering cost of undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea. A companion report was also […]

The smoking and sleep apnea equation. 1 + 1 = 1,000

Are you a smoker? If so, the chances are that you have obstructive sleep apnea. Smokers are three times more likely to have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) than are people who have never smoked. Nicotine and sleep are a bad combination. The Correlation Smoking may irritate the tissues in your nose and throat and cause inflammation and fluid retention in your upper airway. […]

Sleep Group Solutions add ABDSM Diplomate Dr. Srujal Shah to Roster of Dental Sleep Medicine Instructors

The dental sleep medicine and dental continuing education company grows instructor list to 14, with latest instructor Dr. Srujal Shah, set to instruct the Sacramento course in September 2016. (Hollywood, FL)  Sleep Group Solutions is pleased to introduce Dr. Srujal Shah as the latest instructor for their two-day dental sleep medicine seminars. Dr. Shah’s first […]

HENRY HITS A HOMER WITH HST

Henry Has Trouble Sleeping Henry Thompson works 10 hours a day and gets 6 hours of sleep each night. He would like to reverse that and work 6 hours and sleep 10. But he is providing for his three children and wife. The oldest child is graduating high school next month and hoping to get admitted […]

Sleep Group Solutions Instructor, Dr. Jeffrey Horowitz makes big headway for dentists treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea

The dental sleep medicine expert co-authors a dental resolution, unanimously passed to become AGD policy.   Sleep Group Solutions instructor, Dr. Jeffrey Horowitz co-authors resolution with the AGD. This significant resolution supports the community of dentists treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea. The lack of adequate screening and appropriate therapy in the area of Obstructive Sleep Apnea […]

Why is Acid Reflux (GERD) a symptom of Sleep Apnea?

WHAT ARE THE RISK FACTORS OF OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA? At the dental continuing education lectures by Sleep Group Solutions, they explain the WHY and the HOW of these Obstructive Sleep Apnea connections: WHY is High Blood Pressure a symptom of SA? WHY is Acid Reflux (GERD) a symptom of SA? WHY is Diabetes a symptom of SA? Learn the risk factors and HOW they contribute to OSA: Excess weight. Fat […]

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Solutions

What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea? Are you having problems sleeping at night? Do you sometimes wake up the next day and still feel tired? Do you sometimes wake up in the middle of the night gasping for air? If you exhibit these symptoms or others such as a morning headache, high blood pressure, and difficulty […]

Sleep Group Solutions publish latest dental sleep medicine newsletter, focusing on the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea

(Miami, FL)  Readers of the Sleep Group Solutions monthly newsletter, Sleep On It! can now log on to view the Dental Continuing Education Newsletter. The focus of dental continuing education and dental sleep solutions make this newsletter a hot commodity for dentists across the U.S.A.. Both printed and online, this month’s edition highlight’s Sleep Apnea in […]

The Importance of Continuing Dental Education

The Importance of Continuing Dental Education Continuing education in any occupation is essential to stay on top of the game. In dentistry it’s crucial to preserve the health of the patients. Very few health care professions are enriched by the breakthroughs as in the field of dentistry. There are constantly new and better materials and newer […]

Sleep On It! An SGS Powered Dental Sleep Medicine Newsletter

Enjoy the latest SGS powered newsletter.  Everything related to dental sleep medicine and dental continuing education! (View and print PDF at the bottom of this page)   Sleep On It! A Sleep Group Solutions powered Dental Sleep Medicine newsletter Obstructive Sleep Apnea Has No Regard for Age, Gender, or Fame. Last month we reported on […]

Dental Continuing Education: Did You Know Untreated Sleep Apnea is a Major Risk Factor of Strokes?

The dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea shares numerous comorbidities. Be aware that untreated Sleep Apnea is a major risk factor of strokes. One out of 15 adults has moderate to severe sleep apnea and men with moderate to severe sleep apnea are 4 times more likely to have a stroke.  This has practitioners heading for the classroom, for some […]

Creative Patient Education in Dental Sleep Medicine

Creative Patient Education in Dental Sleep Medicine Dental Sleep Medicine Instructor for Sleep Group Solutions, Dr. George Jones, discusses how he successfully markets Sleep Disordered Breathing in his dental practice   “It seems that many dentists fall into the trap of thinking that marketing is in poor taste, or something sleazy.” says Dr. George Jones, […]

A HYGIENIST IS IN A UNIQUELY KEY POSITION TO SAVE LIVES.

  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.  […]

How I successfully market Sleep Disordered Breathing in my practice

By Dr. George Jones It seems that many dentists fall into the trap of thinking that marketing is in poor taste, or something sleazy. They feel that to market a procedure or service means to stoop to the level of used car salesman using “hard sell” techniques. Thus they never maximize their true office potential […]

Our country is sleep-deprived, but dentists are helping!

Our country is sleep-deprived—desperate for restful nights, to awaken easily, and be functional throughout the day without needing a nap.  The anxiety and stress of our busy world certainly make it difficult to fall asleep and stay asleep.  But those dreams of being rested are even more difficult to achieve when nights are fraught with […]

The Sleep Mall is Your One-Stop Shop for All Things Dental Sleep Medicine

TheSleepMall.com has been updated with new products including barbed broaches, oral appliances, and custom website creation.   TheSleepMall.com is an online marketplace for dentists treating patients for snoring and sleep apnea.  The online Sleep Disordered Breathing store has added new products to their inventory including barbed broaches in various sizes, as well as new appliances […]

YOU DON’T HAVE TO LOSE THOSE PATIENTS

You know that a hole in the appointment schedule is very damaging to your monthly finances.. .It’s even more costly when that opening was caused by a cancellation or no-show by a patient who left you because they found a dentist who can give them a service that you don’t have. What is the key service […]

New Dental Sleep Medicine Newsletter: Sleep On It!

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions launch information-filled newsletter focusing on the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea, Sleep On It! (Miami, FL)  Sleep Group Solutions is pleased to announce the addition of their first printed, and online newsletter titled, Sleep On It!  The newsletter will be monthly, […]

Sleep On It! An SGS Powered Dental Sleep Medicine Newsletter

  Enjoy the latest Sleep On It newsletter.  For coupons and supporting images, please view and print the PDF from below.       The NHL is on Board with Healthy Sleep Habbits …and we should be, too! National Hockey League (NHL) teams are paying closer attention to the quality and quantity of their players’ sleep habits. They learned that healthy sleep […]

WHY ARE HOME SLEEP TESTS GAINING POPULARITY?

HENRY HITS A HOMER WITH HST   Henry Thompson works 10 hours a day and gets 6 hours of sleep each night. He would like to reverse that and work 6 hours and sleep 10. But he is providing for his three children and wife. The oldest child is graduating high school next month and hoping to […]

AADSM and SLEEP 2016 Annual Meetings Around the Corner

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions to exhibit and sponsor VIP Client Party during convention. (Denver, CO)  It’s the 25th anniversary of the AADSM, and the 30th anniversary of the APSS (SLEEP 2016) meeting held in Denver, Colorado this year.  Sleep Group Solutions, known in the industry for providing […]

The Young and The Restless: Is it ADHD, or does your child have Sleep Apnea?

Dr. Charles Kravitz, a Dental Sleep Medicine education advocate discusses ADHD and Sleep Apnea in children in the latest issue of the Sleep Magazine. (Miami, FL)  According to the National Sleep Foundation,  more than 80 million Americans snore.  Snoring, along with daytime fatigue, and moodiness are signs you may have sleep apnea.  A recent story […]

Don Shula hospitalized due to sleep apnea?

The Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, discusses the dangers of undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea. Hollywood, FL  Breaking news this week, Hall of Fame coach Don Shula was admitted to a Florida hospital on Monday evening.  His wife Mary Anne said in a statement, “Coach Shula has been admitted […]

Sleep Group Solutions Launch New Instructor Spotlight Videos

The Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, feature Dr. Barry Freydberg in this months instructor spotlights. Hollywood, FL  Dental sleep medicine education and instrumentation company, Sleep Group Solutions, is launching instructor spotlights, highlighting leading instructors and courses in dental sleep medicine.  This month’s spotlight includes Dr. Barry Freydberg and […]

Sleep Group Solutions Now Offers a Two-Day Sleep Seminar Boot Camp, a Training For Staff Members in Dental Sleep Medicine

The dental continuing education, instrumentation, and in office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, is pleased to offer staff members the boot camp in June, September, and December.   “Dental Sleep Medicine is very staff driven,”  says Rebecca Layhe, Director of the SGS Boot Camp Program.  “This is an exciting and new field of patient care.” Rebecca […]

IS THERE ANY BETTER OPPORTUNITY IN DENTISTRY TODAY?

THE OPPORTUNITYIt was only three years ago that I read that less than 1% of American licensed dentists were practicing sleep medicine. In those few years that number has risen to 4%. If we have approximately 205,000 practicing dentists in the USA, then there are only 8200 Dentists serving the needs of the multitude of […]

Sleep Group Solutions Presenting at the 2016 Philadelphia County Dental Society

Mr. John Nadeau, Sleep Group Solutions Vice President, to speak on Dental Sleep Medicine in the Dental Office, Wednesday October 26, 2016.    (Philadelphia, PA) SGS to present protocol during the 2016 Liberty Continuing Education Program, part of the Philadelphia County Dental Society program, on October 26, 2016.  Lecture by Sleep Group Solutions V.P. John […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A WAY TO STAND OUT IN YOUR COMMUNITY?

Here is how you can gain respect as a thought leader, generate New Patients, and provide a great public service. Select a topic that will draw an audience. The “hottest” topic today is Sleep Apnea. Just google into the internet and you will see the widespread interest in Obstructive Sleep Apnea. People are becoming very aware […]

The Sleep Group Solutions Boot Camp, a Two-Day Sleep Seminar Training For Staff Members is in Full Effect

The dental continuing education, instrumentation, and in office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, is pleased to offer staff members a unique learning experience encouraged for Dental Sleep Medicine Success.    Dentists across the country are participating in Sleep Group Solutions dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, […]

Sleep Group Solutions Now Offering Clients Custom Websites Targeting Sleep Apnea 

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions offers custom and template website creation for dentists to help raise awareness of Obstructive Sleep Apnea.  According to the American Sleep Apnea Association, it is estimated that 22 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, with 80 percent of the cases of moderate and […]

Sleep Group Solutions Continues Partnership in 2016 With Glidewell Dental Laboratory, to Create an All-Star Dental Continuing Education Experience

Dental Sleep Medicine seminars by Sleep Group Solutions and Glidewell Laboratory are hosted in Irvine, California at the Glidewell International Technology Center. (Irvine, CA)  An estimated 40 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, with only a handful of professionals to offer treatment.   Dentists are filling classrooms across the US to learn more about their […]

Sleep Group Solutions Launch New Instructor’s Spotlight Videos to Meet Instructors and Learn about Dental Sleep Medicine Courses

The Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, feature Dr. Damian Blum and Dr. Anjoo Ely in this months instructor spotlight. Hollywood, FL  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 and instrumentation […]

Sleep and heart health are more closely related than previously thought

Of all the reasons to get a good night’s sleep, protecting your heart might not be top of mind. But maybe it should be. Sleep duration has decreased 1.5 to 2 hours per night per person in the last 50 years. Several recent studies show that getting less sleep can put you at higher risk […]

Announcing 2016 Dates for Free CE Webinars in Dental Sleep Medicine

Sleep Group Solutions publish Webinar line-up, offering free CEU in Dental Sleep Medicine, with discounts to live lectures. Hollywood, FL  With over 80 Million  people undiagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), it’s assumed more physicians would increase OSA screenings and treatment options for symptomatic patients.  Interestingly enough, dentists are among the small group of practitioners […]

Kentucky Dentists, Dr. Yoder and Dr. Cash, Now Treating Patients for Snoring and Sleep Apnea

The Lexington dental practice implements the Sleep Group Solutions protocol to provide patients with premier dental services, now to include screening and treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea.   Lexington, KY  According to The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America, Kentucky now has the12th highest adult obesity rate in the nation.  With the current adult […]

RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE NATIONAL SLEEP FOUNDATION

Sleep protects our physical and mental health and insufficient sleep is the cause of some serious health problems including strokes, high blood pressure, overweight and obesity, diabetes, dementia and occular problems.   Obstructive Sleep Apnea is a killer. Imagine holding your breath for 10 to 30 seconds 30 times in one hour. How much sleep would […]

Is lack of sleep related to obesity in patients

Do your patients want to lose weight?  THEN HELP THEM SLEEP BETTER! Lack of sleep is causally connected to many physical problems. We know that from numerous reliable studies.  Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is a major cause of sleep loss and one of the common symptoms of (OSA) is being overweight. Sleeping less than six […]

Sleep Group Solutions Offers Free Marketing Assistance and other Dental Merchandise to Dentists Pre-ordering Respire Devices

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, to provide up to $1,000 in merchandise to Dentists pre-ordering Respire Devices by December 31, 2015. Miami, FL.  Sleep Group Solutions is offering up to $1,000 in dental merchandise to dentists who pre-order Respire Medical/Whole You devices by December 31, 2015.  Pre-order options include […]

Sleep Group Solutions Launches a Two-Day Sleep Seminar Training For Staff Members Only

The dental continuing education, instrumentation, and in office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, is pleased to offer customers the SGS Boot Camp, beginning January 2016. Dentists across the country are participating in Sleep Group Solutions dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy […]

The Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea a ‘Gem’ in Many Dental Offices

Dental continuing education, instrumentation, and in office training company, Sleep Group Solutions is pleased to announce the latest SGS Instructor and Seminar line-up for 2016. Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT).  With such […]

November is National Diabetes Month

As Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in America, raising awareness is key.  Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in office training company, Sleep Group Solutions raises awareness of OSA and the Diabetes connection.  Approximately 1 out of every 11 Americans lives with diabetes.  The seventh leading cause of death in the United […]

IT’S TIME TO PUT INSOMNIA TO SLEEP

HAVE INSOMNIA? HERE ARE THE “DOs and DONTs”  By:  Dr. Charles Kravitz  View upcoming Sleep Seminars  Everyone has trouble falling asleep at one time or another. What causes that? Why do we toss and turn and get increasingly stressed out and just can’t fall asleep? We give up and then get out of bed, turn on […]

Due to increased demand, Respire Medical Appliances to treat sleep apnea now available for Preorder

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions to provide free Overnight Oximetry (Virtuox PulseOX) to dentists preordering Respire Devices. Miami, FL.  With an estimated 18 million Americans undiagnosed with Obstructive Sleep Apnea, patients are demanding solutions now more than ever.  Many dentists remain the first line of defense in screening […]

The Most Leveraged Procedure In Dentistry

The Treatment of Sleep Apnea By: Bruce B. Baird, DDS Originally Printed in The Sleep Magazine   As I have lectured on productivity across the country for the last 15 years people often ask me what is the secret to productivity? Is it working faster? Is it seeing massive numbers of patients every day? My […]

Does your New Patient Exam include a Sleep Apnea screening?

Patients are realizing that snoring is a warning sign of a more serious condition. A blockage of oxygen to the brain, caused by apnoeic events, can influence systemic damage.   -Sleep Apnea is connected to strokes, cardiac arrest, diabetes, dementia and motor vehicle accidents. -The public asks their dentists for help- most dentists are unprepared. […]

Sleep Group Solutions to Attend the Annual ADA Meeting in Washington, D.C., November 5-10th

The Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions will be in booth 431 with free seminars, merchandise, and education on sleep apnea screening and treatment. Washington, D.C.,  The annual American Dental Association is holding their main meeting November 5-10 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in D.C. Exhibitors, including […]

DON’T LET YOUR PATIENTS THROW THEIR MONEY DOWN THE DRAIN

END OF YEAR BENEFITS DON’T LET YOUR PATIENTS THROW THEIR MONEY DOWN THE DRAIN Sending your patients an End of Year Benefit Reminder now will give you time to send any Pre-treatment Estimates needed and still have time to seat any crowns or fabricate an Intraoral Sleep Apnea appliance before the end of the year. With just a few months left in […]

Arizona Dentist Fulfills Patient Demands By Offering Sleep Apnea Treatment In-House

Dr. John Fletcher in Tempe, Arizona completes Sleep Apnea training with Sleep Group Solutions to offer life-saving treatment for patients suffering with Sleep Apnea and Snoring. Tempe, AZ.  According to the American Sleep Apnea Association, over 80 Million  people remain undiagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea).  Due to the increasing number of patients demanding treatment, […]

Sleep Group Solutions Launches Sleep Pink, During the Month of October

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions raises awareness of Sleep Apnea treatment and shows support of Breast Cancer Awareness month by promoting Sleep Pink in October. Hollywood, FL.   October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and Sleep Group Solutions is showing pink support by launching Sleep Pink.  Sleep Pink, a […]

RECOGNIZING THE ROLE OF VERTICAL DIMENSION 
IN SUCCESSFUL APPLIANCE THERAPY FOR O.S.A.

By:  Jeffrey W. Horowitz, DMD, FAGD Originally printed in the Sleep Magazine The role of vertical dimension increase with regard to airway improvement for edentulous patients has been well documented in the scientific literature. Why then, is there any debate with regard to vertical dimension as it affects Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT) for Obstructive Sleep […]

The Most Leveraged Procedure In Dentistry

The Most Leveraged Procedure In Dentistry:The Treatment of Sleep Apnea By: Bruce B. Baird, DDSOriginally Printed in The Sleep Magazine  As I have lectured on productivity across the country for the last 15 years people often ask me what is the secret to productivity? Is it working faster? Is it seeing massive numbers of patients every day? […]

Home Sleep Testing Bridges the Gap Between Dentists and Sleep Doctors

InterpStudies.com is  the only complete solution in Home Sleep Testing to connect  Dentists with Sleep Doctors for Sleep Apnea Treatment. (dental sleep medicine, dental CE, dental continuing education) InterpStudies is a home sleep study interpretation portal, connecting dentists with Sleep Doctors, during the diagnosing process.  Home sleep testing has been among the fastest growing segments of the sleep […]

Sleep and heart health are more closely related than previously thought

Of all the reasons to get a good night’s sleep, protecting your heart might not be top of mind. But maybe it should be. Sleep duration has decreased 1.5 to 2 hours per night per person in the last 50 years. Several recent studies show that getting less sleep can put you at higher risk […]

Sleep Group Solutions Help Dental Clients Raise Awareness of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions offers free marketing packages to Dentists treating patients with Respire Medical Devices for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. (dental sleep medicine, dental CE, dental continuing education) Hollywood, FL.  Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions is helping dentists raise awareness […]

How to be successful in Dental Sleep Medicine

“It’s amazing to me that when you put 30 people in a room and really get them excited and educated about all the aspects of sleep medicine how many of them have a personal connection to sleep apnea. Every single person has a story, every single person has a real world experience with sleep apnea. […]

Sleep Group Solutions to Offer Free Marketing Assistance to Dental Clients Treating Sleep Apnea Through Oral Appliance Therapy

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions to offer free marketing assistance to dentists using a Respire Medical device. (dental sleep medicine, dental ce, dental continuing education)   Hollywood, FL.  Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions is now offering free marketing assistance for new […]

California Dental Office Trained in Sleep Apnea Protocol Offers Free Sleep Screeners at Upcoming Health Fair

The Sleep Group Solutions trained dental office of Dr. Thuy Nga Le Vu, in the Sacramento Area to offer free Sleep and wellness screenings at upcoming Health Fairs in August and September, as well as in-office by appointment. (dental sleep medicine, dental ce, dental continuing education) Roseville, CA   California Dentist, Dr. Thuy Nga Le Vu […]

My dental sleep medicine story: 15 years of dental sleep education

By:  John NadeauOriginally Printed in The Sleep Magazine One of my favorite things about teaching our dental sleep medicine seminars over the years has been hearing all the personal stories from our seminar attendees and clients. It’s amazing to me that when you put 30 people in a room and really get them excited and educated about […]

Trend in Dentistry: Growing practices with Sleep Apnea Treatment

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, teaches turnkey Sleep Apnea protocol in Cleveland, OH on August 28-29th.   Cleveland, OH.  Around the US dentists and orthodontists are among the small group of practitioners  stepping up to treat the deadly disease, OSA (obstructive sleep apnea).  Working in conjunction with Sleep […]

Obstructive Sleep Apnea- Impactful Consequences for Children and Adults

Dr. Claudia Quintella Sleep disorders that effect morbidity and mortality have been studied extensively and have been getting more and more attention in academia, in general and in specialty dental practices. Studies show that Mandibular Advancement therapy, when monitored by a trained and qualified dentist, has been effective both in prevention and treatment of Obstructive […]

RECOGNIZING THE ROLE OF VERTICAL DIMENSION 
IN SUCCESSFUL APPLIANCE THERAPY FOR O.S.A.

Jeffrey W. Horowitz, DMD, FAGD The role of vertical dimension increase with regard to airway improvement for edentulous patients has been well documented in the scientific literature. Why then, is there any debate with regard to vertical dimension as it affects Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT) for Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)? In this, the first installment
of […]

Dental Sleep Medicine Hits the Big Island of Honolulu, Hawaii

Dental Sleep Medicine eduction, instrumentation and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions heads to Hawaii for Dental Sleep Medicine Training and product installation. (Honolulu, HI)  Do you suffer from high blood pressure?  You’re not alone.  In Hawaii, more than thirty percent of the adult population currently suffer from high blood pressure, and that number is […]

A Unique Case Review with Daniel E. Taché, DMD, DABDSM

A Unique Application of A Mandibular Repositioning Device to Manage Both Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction and Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders When Co-existing in the Same Patient.     In an editorial piece which appeared in The Journal of the Craniomandibular Practice and Sleep4 2013, Dr. Shapira reminded those of us who treat patients with orofacial pain and […]

Oral Appliance Therapy Success in Toothless Patients

Dr. Barry Freydberg, a Sleep Group Solutions Presenter, reports on a creative OAT solution for the Edentulous Patient.  Upcoming lecture locations with SGS include Portland, ME, Cleveland and Little Rock. (Miami, FL)  Do you snore?  Type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and obesity are common diseases found in many sleep apnea victims.   Oral Appliance Therapy is a […]

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

Dr. Charles Kravitz, a Dental Sleep Medicine education advocate discusses ADHD and Sleep Apnea in children in the latest issue of the Sleep Magazine.  Upcoming sleep seminars include San Diego, NYC and Denver to learn about Sleep Apnea in children and adults.   (Miami, FL)  According to the National Sleep Foundation,  more than 80 million […]

Satisfied is Not Enough

Satisfied is NOT enough. Make them leave you ENTHUSIASTIC and eager to tell the first person they see about their great experience.   Make them want to tell their friends and families that you are caring and professional. Caring enough to be concerned about treating an entire person, not just their teeth and professional enough to know […]

HOW LACK OF SLEEP EFFECTS WEIGHT GAIN

We know from studies that lack of sleep is causally connected to many physical problems. One of the common symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea is being overweight. So then, how do sleep disorders contribute to weight gain? Ghrelin: the Hunger HormoneLack of sleep increases ghrelin, and decreases leptin, both effects producing increased hunger and obesity. Leptin […]

According to Dr. Charles Kravitz, This is the Time for Dental Sleep Medicine

The Latest Issue of The Sleep Magazine features articles on Dental Sleep Medicine related topics.  Dr. Charles Kravitz discusses the opportunity, as well as the responsibilities of treating Sleep Apnea. (Miami, FL)  According to a Harvard Health report there are 18.9 million undiagnosed cases of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and 40% (1.3 million) of CPAP users […]

ARE YOU GETTING TOO MUCH SLEEP?

HOW MUCH SLEEP DO YOU REALLY NEED?   Have we been misled all these years being told that we need eight hours of sleep? Don’t you feel a little more alert and cognitive after getting seven hours of sleep?  And don’t you feel somewhat groggy the next day if you’ve had nine hours or more sleep?   Sleep […]

IS SNORING IN KIDS BEING IGNORED?

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 […]

Obstructive Sleep Apnea is just a Men’s Disease?

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Does Not Discriminate Against Sex or Age. In the European Respiratory Journal, Swedish scientists reported that OSA  is common in both sexes, a disorder that was thought to mainly affect men.    Dr. Karl Franklin and his team set out to find out how prevalent sleep apnea is among women and how often symptoms […]

Doctor- do you want to start your own Study Club?

START MY OWN DENTAL STUDY CLUB? “I’ve always wanted to, but didn’t know how to begin” Climb the ladder of Success Think of the benefits: -Increase interdisciplinary cooperation for your patients’ welfare. -Share knowledge with dental GP’s, specialists and other healthcare professionals including physicians. -Co-present seminars to groups of potential new patients. -Build prestige and […]

TWO SIGNIFICANT INDICATORS OF SLEEP APNEA- BMI and NECK CIRCUMFERENCE.

TWO SIGNIFICANT INDICATORS OF SLEEP APNEA- BMI and NECK CIRCUMFERENCE.   Calculate them here:   The Body Mass Index (BMI) appraisal is one of the most widely used tools to measure healthy body weight. This ratio of height to weight will help assess whether you are underweight, normal weight or overweight.  The higher the BMI, the […]

Sleep Group Solutions participates in NOSMED Sleep Symposium in Norway

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions’ Presenter, Dr. Michael Hnat, speaks to NOSMED attendees about sleep protocol and instrumentation at the annual Norwegian Sleep meeting.   The Norwegian Society of Dental Sleep Medicine (NOSMED) is Norway’s association for dentists with an interest in sleep medicine.  The annual NOSMED Sleep […]

WHY DO SOME SEEM TO BE AWAKENED EASILY?

Some of us are known to be “sound sleepers”  That is, we can sleep while our neighbor is blasting his highly amplified distortion of Heavy Metal non-music, or during a 5.0  earthquake or even the freight train roar of a partner’s snoring. Others of us are “light sleepers” and may be awakened by the family […]

For Children, Consistent Bedtime is as Important as Sleep Quality and Quantity.

There are numerous studies on the quality and the quantity of sleep for children. Now there is insight to the regularity of children’s sleep.  It is found that the consistent nature of bedtimes during early childhood is related to cognitive performance. Considering the importance of early child development, this may be an influence for health […]

What would make YOU stand out and be sought out as a Dentist?

I’m sure you understand that now, more than ever, you need to stand out and be able to offer not only EXCELLENCE, but also DIFFERENCE. In this sluggish economy, where there is a perception of “financial doom”, (I personally don’t believe in that.), dental consumers have a tight hold on their wallets and reports of […]

“I’m thinking of taking the Dental Sleep Medicine training.”

How many great ideas have you had in your life that were exciting… seemed important to you… that had to be done… that could improve the world….that could improve YOUR world?  You thought about it, talked to confidants about it, put it off day after day and then, fssst! Gone! Forgotten, or worse, watched someone […]

THE GREAT THING ABOUT SNORING

 In denial, many people still ask, “What’s the big deal about snoring?” “Don’t most people snore?” Snoring is disturbing and is a major cause of spousal alienation. Who can sleep with the sounds of a freight train two feet away from your ear? Spouses of snorers often have to move into separate bed rooms and […]

DON’T LOSE THAT PATIENT!

SUCCESS is in the follow-thru.  What do YOU do? A first-time patient may have been very impressed with the warmth and consideration shown by the Dentist and the dental team. The patient seemed eager to get started and the next appointment was made. A Treatment Plan was prepared, to be presented, or to begin. A […]

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 […]

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, charting of existing and needed dental and periodontal conditions, and an oral cancer screening,there are many other evaluations which are directly related to our services and are […]

Are You Overweight? Calculate Your BMI – The Critical Measurement of Health

The Body Mass Index (BMI) appraisal is the most widely used tool to measure healthy body weight. This ratio of height to weight will help assess whether you are underweight, normal weight or overweight.  The higher the BMI, the greater the risk of some diseases, including: Sleep Apnea Stroke High blood pressure Coronary artery disease […]

PRESENT SEMINARS TO PATIENTS IN YOUR OFFICE

Are you looking for a way to stand out in your community? Here is how you can gain respect as a Leader, generate New Patients, and provide a great public service. Select a topic that will draw an audience.The “hottest” topic today is Sleep Apnea. Just google into the internet and you will see the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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% […]

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 […]

TWO SIGNIFICANT INDICATORS OF SLEEP APNEA- BMI and NECK CIRCUMFERENCE. Calculate them here:

The Body Mass Index (BMI) appraisal is one of the most widely used tools to measure healthy body weight. This ratio of height to weight will help assess whether you are underweight, normal weight or overweight.  The higher the BMI, the greater the risk of some diseases, including: Sleep Apnea, Stroke, High blood pressure, Coronary […]

CHILDREN AND SLEEP: Consistent Bedtime is as Important as Sleep Quality and Quantity.

There are numerous studies on the quality and the quantity of sleep for children. Now there is insight to the regularity of children’s sleep.  It is found that he consistent nature of bedtimes during early childhood is related to cognitive performance. Considering the importance of early child development, this may be an influence for health […]

Scary that most Sleep Apnea victims have Acid Reflux…. and other comorbidities.

The Causes: During the cessations of breathing the body will increase its efforts to take in air. Abdominal contractions are exaggerated and increase until breathing resumes. The contractions squeeze the stomach and force acid up the esophagus. The efforts to breathe also increase a negative pressure in the esophagus which also pull up acid. Become […]

Abfractions are difficult to explain to patients. Here is a simplified explanation

“Doctor, I always thought these notches are from brushing too hard. They are painful and I have them on my teeth on both sides. What causes them?”   Here is a simplified explanation: An abfraction occurs on the lower part of the crown of a tooth, near the gum line.             The enamel covering the crown […]

ONE of the next three patients that walk thru your doors will be a victim of Sleep Apnea.

Will YOU be able to identify and treat that patient?   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 […]

WHAT ARE YOU MISSING IN YOUR NEW PATIENT EXAM THAT CAN HURT YOU?

Dentists are in the first line of discovery and defense of many systemic diseases. We are often the first ones to discover diabetes, sleep apnea and oral cancer. The three serious conditions listed above are all too frequently under-diagnosed. New tools and techniques are now available for dental professionals to be able to do far […]

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment, a Life-Saving Service Offered in Dental Offices

Top rated CE lectures with Sleep Group Solutions are training dentists on Oral Appliance Therapy in Hartford, CT on May 29-20, 2015.   According to the AADSM, Sleep Apnea is closely connected to strokes, heart disease, diabetes, dementia and motor vehicle accidents. It is estimated over 50 million people are undiagnosed with this ravaging disease. […]

[VIDEO] Woman Stabs Snoring Man with Pen, Gets Thrown Off Plane

Published on Apr 17, 2015 A woman who was dubbed Psycho Pen Lady by one of her fellow passengers was removed from a flight on Thursday after she allegedly stabbed a man in the arm with a pen because he was snoring. The Southwest Airlines flight from Chicago to Manchester, New Hampshire, where the stabbing […]

Sleep Group Solutions Sister Company, Respire Medical, Makes Huge Collaboration with One of the Largest Companies in the World- By Adding Devices to Whole You’s Portfolio 

Dental Sleep Medicine company, Sleep Group Solutions, and oral appliance company, Respire Medical look forward to better serving those with sensory and physical mobility challenges through recent acquisition. Whole You, Inc., a Mitsui Chemicals company dedicated to providing innovative solutions that allow those with sensory and physical mobility challenges to live life to the fullest, […]

Announcing Exclusive Agreement Between Sleep Group Solutions and Virtuox in the Dental Sleep Medicine Industry

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions is pleased to partner with VirtuOx to provide high resolution overnight pulse oximetry to the dental market. Home sleep testing is on the rise in the dental industry, with an upwards of 34 percent of dental practice patients being at risk for sleep […]

Sleep Apnea Lecture in Washington, D.C. on February 27th-28th

Dental sleep medicine lecture series with Dr. Barry Freydberg instructs dentist’s on identifying sleep apnea and offering treatment plans.  Upcoming D.C course is open for registration. While it’s nearly impossible to pinpoint the exact number of people affected by sleep apnea, the National Sleep Foundation estimates it’s around 18 million.   With serious OSA connections, including […]

According to the CDC, 25-30 percent of all Washington State Adults are Obese

Numerous studies linking obesity to OSA have dentists attending dental continuing education courses with Sleep Group Solutions, to learn screening and treatment methods for snoring and sleep apnea patients.  Seattle Dental Sleep Medicine lecture is on February 20-21 with Dr. Daniel Tache.   Obesity has reached epidemic proportions and has long been considered a dominating […]

Sleep Apnea Awareness at an all Time High in 2015

Sleep Group Solutions Florida dental sleep medicine courses to be hosted at company headquarters in Hollywood, Florida.  The 30,000 square foot facility includes state of the art education center and demonstration room for seminar attendees. Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring […]

Sleep Group Solutions Continues to Partner With Glidewell Dental Laboratory to Create an All-Star Dental Continuing Education Experience in 2015

Dental Sleep Medicine seminars by Sleep Group Solutions and Glidewell Laboratory are hosted in Irvine, California at the Glidewell International Technology Center, on February 6-7, 2015 with Dr. Marty Lipsey.   (Irvine, CA)  An estimated 40 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, with only a handful of professionals to offer treatment.   Dentists are filling classrooms […]

Dental Continuing Education for the Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea, a ‘Must’ in Many Dental Offices in 2015

Sleep Group Solutions, leaders in dental continuing education, is pleased to announce the latest SGS Instructor line-up for 2015.  Upcoming lectures include  Charlotte, Irvine and Ft. Lauderdale. Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT).  […]

Dental Sleep Medicine CE Courses Teach Dental Offices How to Properly Screen and Treat Snoring and Sleep Apnea in 2015

Sleep Group Solutions Instructor, Dr. Jeffrey Horowtiz explains the dangers of OSA, and how snoring affects the sleep partner.  Dr. Horowitz upcoming 2015 live lectures include Las Vegas, D.C., New York, and Boston. Dentists across the US are attending dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, […]

CE Lectures on the Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Include Over 75 Sleep Seminar Destinations in 2015

Sleep Group Solutions Dental Sleep Medicine instructor, Dr. Barry Freydberg,Introduces a Sleep Protocol at the first 2015 Sleep Seminar in San Francisco on January 9/10   San Francisco, CA With over 80 Million  people undiagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), treatment is needed now more than ever.   Dentists are among the small group of […]

New Website Launching in Dental Sleep Medicine Education Inspire More Dentists to Treat Snoring and Sleep Apnea Patients

Dental Sleep Medicine Education Company, Sleep Group Solutions, redesigns website to create a more user-friendly and interactive approach to dental sleep medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training.  New site, www.Sleepgs.com launches Thursday November 20, 2014.  
 For nearly ten years, Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions has successfully trained many Dentists from around […]

New Findings Link Obstructive Sleep Apnea to NASH and Other Liver Conditions

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions partner with leading Dentists to educate on dangerous co-morbidities linked to OSA. Upcoming lectures in Sleep Disorders Dentistry include Chicago, San Francisco and Irvine. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common and frequently unrecognized disorder. It is often found in patients with obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease, […]

Sleep-related Breathing Disorders and Cardiovascular Disease

 

When sleep and dental professionals collaborate, OSA patients benefit

 

Habitually Sleepy Drivers Have a High Frequency of Automobile Crashes Associated with Respiratory Disorders during Sleep

 

An Oral Elastic Mandibular Advancement Device for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

 

New Study Out of NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City Links Sleep Apnea with Memory Loss

Dental Sleep Medicine Company, Sleep Group Solutions instructs dentists on treating patients for sleep apnea, and discusses the sleep apnea connections.  Upcoming learning opportunities include Boston, Indianapolis, and Orlando. A new study out of NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City and published in The Journal of Neuroscience says for the first time scientists […]

Sleep Group Solutions Announces First Quarter Seminar Line-up for Dental Continuing Education Courses in 2015

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions, teaches a complete sleep protocol focusing on education, in-office training, and instrumentation for dentists treating sleep apnea patients. Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT). […]

Diabetes is a Serious Problem in Indiana, According to the American Diabetes Association

The Diabetes and OSA connection have dentists attending dental continuing education courses with Sleep Group Solutions, to learn OSA screening and treatment protocols for diabetic patients. Upcoming Indianapolis lecture is on November 21/22, Dentists and Hygienists are encouraged to attend.

A Turnkey Dental Sleep Medicine Program Teach Dental Offices How to Screen and Treat Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Sleep Group Solutions, leaders in dental sleep medicine education, is pleased to offer upcoming Sleep courses in Orlando, Boston and Scottsdale worth 16 CEU


Sleep Apnea Research Lead Dentists Back to the Classroom to Learn Treatment Parameters

Sleep Group Solutions Offer the Only Turnkey Program for Dentists to Implement a Dental Sleep Medicine Protocol. Upcoming Lectures Include California, DC, and South Carolina.

OSA Education and Advocacy is Redefining the Roles of Dentists Around the World

Sleep Group Solutions Dental Sleep Medicine instructor, Dr. Daniel Tache to host an Advanced Sleep Lecture on November 14-15th in Hollywood, FL. Speaking on the importance of technology and treatment, and various case reviews in relation to Bruxism, TMD & Orofacial pain.

Chicago Metro Area Residents are 34.3 Percent Overweight, and 27 Percent Obese, According to Recent Data by Governing

Numerous studies linking obesity to OSA have dentists attending dental continuing education courses with Sleep Group Solutions, to learn screening and treatment methods for snoring and sleep apnea patients. Chicago Dental Sleep Medicine lecture is on September 19-20th at the Implant Learning Center.

Sleep Apnea Education on the Rise For Dentists Across the Country

Top rated CE lectures on the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea include Irvine, Hartford and Las Vegas, with the Sleep Group Solutions Dental Sleep Medicine Program.

The Dental Industry Continues to Raise Awareness of Sleep Apnea in 2014

Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT). With such a high demand for quality sleep courses, Sleep Group Solutions continue to grow as leaders in complete sleep protocol solutions, offering nearly 100 live […]

Tennessee is Now The 10th Most Obese State in The Nation, According to Trust for America’s Health, Affecting 31.1 Percent of Adults

(Nashville, TN) According to the Trust for America’s Health, Tennessee is now the 10th most obese state in the nation. After three decades of increases, adult obesity rates remained level in every state except for Arkansas. However, rates remain high — Tennessee's adult obesity rate is 31.1 percent, up from 25.0 percent in 2003 and […]

Chicago Metro Area Residents are 34.3 Percent Overweight, and 27 Percent Obese, According to Recent Data by Governing

(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, and Chicago residents also report 24 percent of zero physical activity in their daily routines.  Dentists are commonly the first line of defense in identifying […]

Sleep Group Solutions Announces Partnership with REM  Sleep Lab for Southern California Dental Sleep Medicine Lectures in 2014

According to the CHDSP, Heart disease and stroke are the number one and number three causes of death, and a leading cause of disability, among Californians. Compared to the nation, California has slightly above average rates for coronary heart disease and stroke mortality.  Heart disease and stroke are common shared risk factors of patients with […]

Sleep Apnea Now More Common Than Depression

Dental sleep medicine lecture series instruct dentist’s on identifying sleep apnea and offering treatment plans include Ft. Lauderdale, Minneapolis and Las Vegas as destinations.

CE Lectures on the Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Include Buffalo, Atlanta and Seattle as Sleep Seminar Destinations

Sleep Group Solutions Dental Sleep Medicine instructor, Dr. Marty Lipsey, discusses a systematic approach to treating Sleep Disordered Breathing patients, with oral appliances in Buffalo, NY on July 25-26th. Buffalo, NY  With over 80 Million  people undiagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), it’s assumed more physicians would increase OSA screenings and treatment options for symptomatic […]

OSA Education and Advocacy is Redefining the Roles of Dentists Around the World

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 of dentists on implementing a proper sleep protocol.  SGS Instructor, and dental sleep medicine expert, Dr. Daniel Tache, encourages other dentists to become […]

Sleep Group Solutions Announces Partnership with 1st Class Sleep Diagnostics for DC area Dental Sleep Medicine Lectures in 2014

Dental Sleep Medicine Education company, Sleep Group Solutions is pleased to partner with 1st Class Sleep Diagnostics for upcoming course in DC on July 11-12, to instruct dentists how to identify and treat patients for snoring and sleep apnea. (Washington, DC) According to the Diabetes Prevention and Control Program, Diabetes ranked as the sixth leading […]

Many Veterans Will Be Snoring Over the Memorial Day Weekend

About half of Americans who suffer from from sleep apnea are overweight, according to the National Institutes of Health. Aging is also a contributing factor. Untreated, sleep apnea can lead to serious health problems, including heart disease.  Nearly nine of 10 veterans receiving compensation are considered 50 percent disabled by the condition, in which breathing […]

According to the National Jewish Health System, Treating OSA does not only improve sleep quality and ends snoring; it may also decrease the risk of more serious diseases

We’re hearing and learning more about it.  The rise of OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) in communities is at a staggering high.  It’s estimated nearly 100 million people have OSA, a disorder which causes the breath to cease during sleep, some experiencing up to a minute without breath.   What’s more dangerous than actually having the disorder?  […]

Sleep Apnea Now More Common Than Depression

While it's difficult to pinpoint the exact number of people with sleep apnea, the National Sleep Foundation estimates it's around 18 million — or higher, significantly more than some health conditions that receive much more attention.  With depression affecting nearly 14.8 million people, sleep apnea remains an aggressive, and commonly undiagnosed killer in many households.  […]

Sleep Group Solutions Announces First Quarter Seminar Line-up for Dental Continuing Education Courses in 2015

Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT). With such a high demand for quality sleep courses, Sleep Group Solutions continue to grow as leaders in complete sleep protocol solutions, by projecting to offer […]

Sleep Group Solutions Announces Partnership with REM Sleep Lab for Southern California Dental Sleep Medicine Lectures in 2014

Dental Sleep Medicine Education company, Sleep Group Solutions is pleased to partner with REM Sleep Lab for upcoming course in San Diego on July 11-12, to instruct dentists how to identify and treat patients for snoring and sleep apnea According to the CHDSP, Heart disease and stroke are the number one and number three causes […]

Louisiana Ranks Number One in Highest Obesity Rate, With More Than 1.2 Million Obese Adults, According to the Latest Statistics from Trust For Americas Health-Making Louisiana the Fattest State in the USA.

(New Orleans, LA) According to the Trust For Americas Health, Louisiana is home to some of Americas most obese adults, coming in at 34.7 percent, while the national average is 27.6 percent.  Ranking the number one most obese state in the US, Louisiana hosts some of the largest adults in the nation.  Numerous studies linking […]

Many Veterans Will Be Snoring Over the Memorial Day Weekend

Veterans Affairs officials report a spike in sleep apnea related disability claims for veterans.  Dental continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions, teaches Dentists how to care for patients suffering from sleep apnea and snoring, through upcoming courses in Buffalo, Charleston, and Las Vegas. About half of Americans who suffer from from sleep apnea are overweight, […]

New Findings Link Obstructive Sleep Apnea to NASH and Other Liver Conditions

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common and frequently unrecognized disorder. It is often found in patients with obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease, and there is growing evidence that sleep apnea is independently associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity.   Recent findings are adding an association with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, steatosis, lobular inflammation and advanced stages of fibrosis, […]

New Study Out of NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City Links Sleep Apnea with Memory Loss

A new study out of NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City and published in The Journal of Neuroscience says for the first time scientists have discovered a connection between sleep apnea and a negative impact on your memory of everyday events.  Dental Sleep Medicine education, in-office training, and instrumentation company, Sleep Group Solutions […]

Louisiana Ranks Number One in Highest Obesity Rate, With More Than 1.2 Million Obese Adults, According to the Latest Statistics from Trust For Americas Health-Making Louisiana the Fattest State in the USA.

Numerous studies linking obesity to OSA have dentists attending dental continuing education courses with Sleep Group Solutions, to learn screening and treatment methods for snoring and sleep apnea patients.  New Orleans Dental Sleep Medicine lecture is on July 11-12th. (New Orleans, LA) According to the Trust For Americas Health, Louisiana is home to some of […]

Treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea May Prevent Ocular and Systemic Ravages, According to a Recent University of North Carolina Study

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common and frequently unrecognized disorder. It is often found in patients with obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease, and there is growing evidence that sleep apnea is independently associated with increased cardiovascular morbidity.   A recent study by the University of North Carolina, also adds ocular diseases to the long list […]

Treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea May Prevent Ocular and Systemic Ravages, According to a Recent University of North Carolina Study

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions partner with leading Dentists to overcome dangerous side effects associated with OSA. Upcoming lectures in Sleep Disorders Dentistry include Indianapolis, Orlando and Houston. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common and frequently unrecognized disorder. It is often found in patients with obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease, and […]

According to the National Jewish Health System, Treating OSA does not only improve sleep quality and ends snoring; it may also decrease the risk of more serious diseases

Dental Seep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions, teaches Dentists how to properly screen and treat obstructive sleep apnea.  The two-day lectures discuss OSA’s association with a higher risk for insulin resistance, heart disease, heart attack, high blood pressure, and stroke. We’re hearing and learning more about it.  The rise of OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) […]

Tennessee is Now The 10th Most Obese State in The Nation, According to Trust for America’s Health, Affecting 31.1 Percent of Adults

Numerous studies linking obesity to OSA have dentists attending dental continuing education courses with Sleep Group Solutions, to learn screening and treatment methods for snoring and sleep apnea patients.  Nashville, TN Dental Sleep Medicine lecture is on June 6-7th.   (Nashville, TN) According to the Trust for America’s Health, Tennessee is now the 10th most […]

Large Neck Size Linked With Sleep Apnea Risk

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, provide Dental education on implementing a sleep protocol. Two day program involves sleep apnea signs and symptoms, including acid reflux, obesity, and large neck size correlations. Upcoming CE lectures include Providence, New Orleans, and San Diego. According to the National Sleep Foundation, More than […]

Sleep Apnea Patients are More Likely to Suffer From Osteoporosis, According to a New Study by the National Health Insurance Program

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions, instructs dentists on implementing a Sleep Apnea protocol which includes identifying, diagnosing with physicians, and treatment plans including Oral Appliance Therapy.  Upcoming live lectures include Nashville, Salt Lake City, and Chicago. (Miami, FL)  According to the National Sleep Foundation,  more than 80 million Americans snore.  Snoring, along […]

Sleep Group Solutions Participate in Nationwide Campaign to Support Sleep Apnea Awareness Day on April 18, 2014

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, help to raise awareness of Sleep Apnea Awareness Day by offering discounted sleep courses and specials on oral appliances from Respire Medical.  Happy Sleep Apnea Awareness Day!   April 18th is an important date in the history of treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. […]

Sleep Group Solutions Announces Partnership with 1st Class Sleep Diagnostics for DC area Dental Sleep Medicine Lectures in 2014

(Washington, DC) According to the Diabetes Prevention and Control Program, Diabetes ranked as the sixth leading cause of death in the District of Columbia.   Dental Continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions trains dentists on identifying and offering treatment to those who suffer from the deadly disorder and for those who are not able to tolerate […]

Sleep Apnea Awareness Rises due to Fatal Wreck by New York Train Engineer, with Undiagnosed Sleep Apnea.

Dental Continuing Education Company, Sleep Group Solutions teaches Dentists how to identify, and provide treatment for snoring and sleep apnea.  Upcoming lectures include Phoenix, Miami and Boston.   Sleep Group Solutions, the nationwide leader in dental continuing education, continues to push awareness for Dentists and Hygienists on implementing a protocol for Sleep Disorders Dentistry after […]

Diabetes is a Serious Problem in Indiana, According to the American Diabetes Association

According to the American Diabetes Association, diabetes is a serious problem, particularly in Indiana.  More than 750,000 children and adults in Indiana suffer from all forms of diabetes, including type1, type 2 and gestational.  Type 2 diabetes is the most common type of diabetes found in Obstructive Sleep Apnea patients.  Dental Sleep Medicine education company, […]

Sleep Apnea Sufferers in Connecticut Are Sleeping Much Better, Thanks to a Local Dentist, and a Dental Sleep Medicine Program from Sleep Group Solutions

Dental Sleep Medicine program participant, Dr. Phillip DeJesus of Bridgeport, CT proudly brings Sleep Dysfunction Therapy to his community, and is now providing treatment for snoring and sleep apnea. Sleep Apnea is closely connected to strokes, heart disease, diabetes, dementia and motor vehicle accidents. It is estimated that over 50 million people are undiagnosed with […]

A Turnkey Dental Sleep Medicine Program Teach Dental Offices How to Screen and Treat Snoring and Sleep Apnea

According to the National Sleep Foundation,  more than 80 million Americans snore.
With such a high demand for quality sleep seminars within the dental industry, Dental sleep medicine company, Sleep Group Solutions is pleased to announce the addition of dental sleep medicine courses in Orlando, Boston and Scottsdale.

 Dentists across the US are attending dental continuing […]

Dental Sleep Medicine CE Courses Teach Dental Offices How to Properly Screen and Treat Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Sleep Group Solutions Instructor, Dr. Jeffrey Horowitz explains the dangers of OSA, and how snoring affects the sleep partner.  Dr. Horowitz’s upcoming live lectures include Miami on May 2-3, and Boston on May 16-17th.   Dentists across the US are attending dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and […]

Online LinkedIn Groups Supporting Dental Sleep Medicine Discussions Are Attracting the Attention of Dentists Around the World

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, launch LinkedIn dental groups to openly discuss techniques, education, and updates in the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea. Sleep Disordered Breathing is a condition marked by the obstruction or collapse of the oral or nasal airway during sleep. Snoring is the first […]

New Industry Partnership Anticipates an Increase in Sleep Apnea Education and Treatment in Dental Offices Around the USA

Dental Sleep Medicine Education Company, Sleep Group Solutions is pleased to provide dental continuing education credits to Solstice Benefits members and providers looking for education in Dental Sleep Medicine.   Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) remains one of the more common sleep disorders in America, affecting over 20 million people each night.  Adversely, OSA remains undiagnosed […]

Sleep Apnea Research Lead Dentists Back to the Classroom to Learn Treatment Parameters

Sleep Group Solutions (SGS) a leader in dental continuing education take pride in offering dentists top level dental sleep medicine courses. With an increase in sleep apnea research and studies, Sleep Group Solutions offers the only turnkey program for Dentists to implement a Dental Sleep Medicine Protocol.  Upcoming Lectures Include California, DC, and South Carolina. […]

Sleep Group Solutions Promote Awareness of Sleep Apnea Treatment During National Sleep Awareness Week on March 2-9, 2014

Dental Sleep Medicine Education Company, Sleep Group Solutions and Dr. Michael Hnat release the top ten signs and symptoms of Sleep Apnea   In support of National Sleep Awareness Week media outlets across the country are running special programing and raising awareness of sleep disorders.  With over 80 Million  people undiagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep […]

Depression, High Blood Pressure, Fatigue?

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions partner with leading Dentists to overcome dangerous side effects associated with OSA, by offering live lectures and webinars in Sleep Disorders Dentistry.   We’re hearing and learning more about it. The rise of OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) in communities is at a staggering high. It’s estimated nearly […]

An Estimated 77 Percent of Americans will be Snoring this Valentines Day

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions provide education to dentists on treating snoring and sleep apnea patients.  Upcoming lecture locations include Chicago, Boston, and Nashville. Over three-quarters of the American population suffer from sleep related problems, mainly snoring. For the non-snoring bed partner, lack of sleep is just as dangerous, also adding to […]

Two Significant Indicators of Sleep Apnea Include BMI and Neck Circumference

Dental Sleep Medicine education, Instrumentation and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions discuss Sleep Apnea signs and symptoms and provide Dentists education on implementing a Sleep protocol.  Upcoming CE lectures include Phoenix, Houston and Philadelphia Snoring, hypertension, acid reflux, high blood pressure and obesity, are common symptoms of the deadly sleep disorder,  Sleep Apnea.  Dentists […]

Sleep Apnea Education on the Rise For Dentists Across the Country

According to the AADSM, Sleep Apnea is closely connected to strokes, heart disease, diabetes, dementia and motor vehicle accidents. It is also estimated that over 50 million people are undiagnosed with this ravaging disease. Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, trains dentists on implementing a proper Sleep Protocol. Upcoming […]

TheSleepMall.com Gets Website Revamp, Giving Dentists’ a Reason to Smile

New enhancements on the Dental Sleep Medicine supply website enable consumers to find supplies faster and more intuitively.  Items including Eccovision  filters and nose-tips, and home sleep testing devices can now be purchased straight from www.TheSleepMall.com Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions trains Dentists’ and Hygienists’ on implementing a protocol for Sleep Disorders […]

Sleep Apnea Awareness Continues to Rise with New Studies and Supporting Documentation on the Dangers of Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions trains Dentists and Hygienists on implementing a protocol for Sleep Disorders Dentistry.  February 2014 dental  lectures include California, North Carolina, Louisiana and Indiana, as Sleep Seminar destinations.     With such a high demand for quality sleep courses, Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing […]

CE Lectures on the Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Include Buffalo, Atlanta and Seattle as Sleep Seminar Destinations

Buffalo, NY  With over 80 Million  people undiagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), it's assumed more physicians would increase OSA screenings and treatment options for symptomatic patients.  Interestingly enough, dentists are among the small group of practitioners stepping up, to take on the sleepy killer, OSA.   Dental sleep medicine expert,  Dr. Marty Lipsey lectures for […]

Do You Snore? Trained Dentists Understand the Vicious Cycle and Severity of Sleep Apnea, and Provide Options for Treatment

Dental Sleep Medicine Education Company, Sleep Group Solutions provide live lectures on Sleep Disorders Dentistry, and explain many correlations including the Vicious Cycle of Sleep Apnea, Sleepiness, Anxiety, Caffeine and Bruxism. ‘We know there is a correlation between bruxism and sleep apnea, but how does the one contribute to the other?’   asks Sleep Apnea Awareness […]

CE Lectures on the Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Include San Francisco, Ft. Lauderdale, DC, St. Louis, and Las Vegas as Sleep Seminar Destinations in January 2014

Sleep Group Solutions, a dental sleep medicine education company, provides the industry’s most systematic approach in the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea. Upcoming lecture in San Francisco will be lead by Dental Sleep Medicine expert, Dr. Marty Lipsey on January 10-11, 2014. An Institute of Medicine report found that an estimated 50-70 million […]

The Dental Industry Continues to Raise Awareness of Sleep Apnea in 2014

 Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions, announce seminar locations and dates for dentists and hygienists to learn Dental Sleep Medicine in 2014. Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT). With such […]

Dental Sleep Medicine CE Courses Teach Dental Offices How to Properly Screen and Treat Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Dentists across the US are attending dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT).  With such a high demand for quality sleep seminars, and seminar instructors, Dental sleep medicine company, Sleep Group Solutions is pleased to announce the addition of dental sleep […]

Do You Snore? Trained Dentists Understand the Vicious Cycle and Severity of Sleep Apnea, and Provide Options for Treatment

‘We know there is a correlation between bruxism and sleep apnea, but how does the one contribute to the other?’   asks Sleep Apnea Awareness Advocate, Dr. Charles Kravitz from Ft. Lauderdale, FL.  This, and many other important questions are being asked during a dental sleep medicine CE lecture with Sleep Group Solutions.  Leading Dental Sleep […]

Dental Sleep Medicine CE Courses Teach Dental Offices How to Properly Screen and Treat Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Dentists across the US are attending dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT).  Dental sleep medicine expert, Dr. Jeffrey Horowitz, a Sleep Group Solutions Instructor, explains the dangers of OSA,  and how snoring affects the sleep partner.  Dr. Horowitz’s upcoming live […]

According to the United Health Foundation, The Burden of Diabetes in Missouri is on the Rise, Affecting Over Ten Percent of Residents

The Diabetes and OSA connection have dentists attending dental continuing education courses with Sleep Group Solutions, to learn OSA screening and treatment protocols for diabetic patients. St. Louis, Missouri Dental Sleep Medicine lecture is on November 8-9th. According to the United Health Foundation, diabetes is an increasing public health problem in Missouri, ranking the state […]

The California Department of Public Health Lists Heart Disease and Stroke, as Leading Causes of Death in the State

The OSA risk factors including Heart Disease and Stroke, have California dentists attending dental continuing education courses with Sleep Group Solutions, to learn OSA screening and treatment protocols for patients presenting OSA risk factors.  Los Angeles Dental Sleep Medicine lecture is on November 15-16th. The California Department of Public Health Lists heart disease and stroke, […]

New Website FreeCEdental.com, Offers Free Dental Continuing Education Credits

Introducing FreeCEdental.com, a website offering the Dental industry free CE credits in Dental Sleep Medicine.  Leaders in Dental Continuing Education, Sleep Group Solutions, recommends the new site to Dentists looking for Free CE in Dental Sleep Medicine.   New website, FreeCEdental.com, offers dentists and hygienists access to CEU’s in Dental Sleep Medicine. The site launched […]

Illinois Dentists are Offered Dental Continuing Education Courses Focusing on the Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea

 Sleep Group Solutions, leaders in dental continuing education teamed up with Ottawa Dental Laboratory in 2012 to teach dentists how to treat patients for sleep apnea and snoring, through oral appliance therapy (OAT).   Ottawa Dental Laboratory, a full service dental laboratory, fabricates sleep appliances for the treatment of snoring and sleep apnea, and offers clients […]

An Estimated 77 Percent of Americans will be Snoring this Valentines Day

Over three-quarters of the American population suffer from sleep related problems, mainly snoring. For the non-snoring bed partner, lack of sleep is just as dangerous, also adding to stresses in the relationship.  Sleep Group Solutions, a leading dental sleep medicine education company, teaches dentists how to screen and treat patients for sleep apnea and snoring. […]

Sleep Apnea Sufferers in Connecticut Are Sleeping Much Better, Thanks to a Local Dentist, and a Dental Sleep Medicine Program from Sleep Group Solutions

Sleep Apnea is closely connected to strokes, heart disease, diabetes, dementia and motor vehicle accidents. It is estimated that over 50 million people are undiagnosed with this ravaging disease. Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, trains dentists on implementing a proper Sleep Protocol. Program graduate, Dr. DeJesus of Bridgeport, […]

Online LinkedIn Groups Supporting Dental Sleep Medicine Discussions Are Attracting the Attention of Dentists Around the World

Sleep Disordered Breathing is a condition marked by the obstruction or collapse of the oral or nasal airway during sleep. Snoring is the first indication of a problem, and the most severe Sleep Disordered Breathing problems, including Obstructive Sleep Apnea, can be fatal.  Dentists have quickly become the first line of defense in identifying airway […]

Industry Partnership Anticipates an Increase in Sleep Apnea Diagnosis and Treatment in 2013

(Miami, FL)  Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) remains one of the more common sleep disorders in America, affecting over 20 million people each night.  Adversely, OSA remains undiagnosed in over 80% of those who suffer.  Sleep Group Solutions (SGS), leaders in dental sleep medicine education and technology, educates dentists how to properly identify and treat Obstructive […]

Do you Snore? Sleep Apnea Awareness Day is April 18, 2013 

Miami, Fl.   For dental continuing education company, Sleep Group Solutions, every day is sleep apnea awareness day, but for the rest of the world, the American Sleep Apnea Association lists Sleep Apnea Awareness day as April 18, 2013.  This week, media outlets across the country are running special programing and raising awareness of sleep disorders, […]

Dental Continuing Education Course Teaches Philadelphia Area Dentists How to Save Lives

Sleep Group Solutions Sleep Group Solutions has given me the perfect platform to share my knowledge of sleep medicine with others so that together, we can make a difference for the 80 million Americans battling sleep disordered breathing… Dentists from across the country are participating in dental sleep medicine continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals […]

CE Lectures on the Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Include Denver, St. Louis, Eau Claire and Los Angeles, as Sleep Seminar Destinations

With over 80 Million  people undiagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), it's assumed more physicians would increase OSA screenings and treatment options for symptomatic patients.  Interestingly enough, dentists are among the small group of practitioners stepping up, to take on the sleepy killer, OSA.   Dental sleep medicine expert Dr. Daniel Tache lectures for Sleep Group […]

Sleep Apnea Awareness Continues to Rise with New Studies and Supporting Documentation on the Dangers of Snoring and Sleep Apnea

With such a high demand for quality sleep courses, Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which focus on screening and treating snoring and sleep apnea.  Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions continue to grow as leaders in complete sleep protocol solutions, offering nearly 100 live lectures in 2014.  […]

OSA Education and Advocacy is Redefining the Roles of Dentists Around the World

Pharyngometry to Measure the Airway Evidence-based knowledge of sleep medicine, coupled with technology can markedly increase effectiveness of Dental Sleep Medicine Oral Airway Device therapy.   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 […]

Oklahoma Dentists’ Dr. Gene Drake and Dr. Jayson Voto are Saving Lives by Screening and Treating Patients for Sleep Apnea and Snoring

  Sleep Group Solutions I’ve done the restorative part of dentistry for over 34 years, but treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea, I can say I have changed peoples lives, and this is very rewarding to me.   Dr. Drake and Dr. Voto from Drake, Voto and Associates in Owasso, OK, aren’t your typical dentists. Although extremely familiar […]

Sleep Group Solutions Promote Awareness of Sleep Apnea Treatment During National Sleep Awareness Week on March 2-9, 2014

In support of National Sleep Awareness Week media outlets across the country are running special programing and raising awareness of sleep disorders.  With over 80 Million  people undiagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) it's assumed more physicians would implement greater OSA treatments in their practices.  Interestingly enough, dentists are among the small group of practitioners […]

The California Department of Public Health Lists Heart Disease and Stroke, as Leading Causes of Death in the State

The California Department of Public Health Lists heart disease and stroke, as the leading causes of death in the state of California. In 2010, heart disease attributed to 25 percent of adult deaths, and stroke attributed to 6 percent of deaths in the state.  Making heart disease the number one killer, while stroke remains the […]

The Sleep Magazine, a publication dedicated to Dental Sleep Medicine, releases their 6th issue

Ft. Lauderdale, FL   Published by dental sleep medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions, The Sleep Magazine is the only publication 100% dedicated to Dental Sleep Medicine (the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea).  The annual journal  is releasing their 6th issue which includes articles from leading dental sleep medicine experts including, Dr. Brock Rondeau, […]

Illinois Dentists are Offered Dental Continuing Education Courses Focusing on the Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Dental Continuing Education Our courses are known to get the entire dental office up to speed on the treatment of snoring and sleep apnea. Sleep Group Solutions, leaders in dental continuing education teamed up with Ottawa Dental Laboratory in 2012 to teach dentists how to treat patients for sleep apnea and snoring, through oral appliance […]

Sleep Group Solutions Participate in Nationwide Campaign to Support Sleep Apnea Awareness Day on April 18, 2014

April 18th is an important date in the history of treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. On this day in 1981, Colin Sullivan published the results of a small study (five patients) in the British Medical Journal, The Lancet, entitled – "Reversal of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea by Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Applied Through the Nares”.   Dental […]

Dental Sleep Medicine Lecture in Denver, Colorado to Teach the Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea to Dentists’ and Hygienists’

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 of dentists on implementing a proper sleep protocol through their two-day, 16-CE program. The SGS Complete Sleep Protocol program is coming to Denver, […]

New Industry Partnership Anticipates an Increase in Sleep Apnea Education and Treatment in Dental Offices Around the USA

Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) remains one of the more common sleep disorders in America, affecting over 20 million people each night.  Adversely, OSA remains undiagnosed in over 80% of those who suffer.  Sleep Group Solutions is a leader in dental sleep medicine education, instrumentation, and in office training teaches dentists how to properly identify and […]

According to the United Health Foundation, The Burden of Diabetes in Missouri is on the Rise, Affecting Over Ten Percent of Residents

According to the United Health Foundation, diabetes is an increasing public health problem in Missouri, ranking the state 33rd in the nation, with over 10 percent of adults diagnosed with diabetes. The foundation states type 2 diabetes accounts for nearly 95 percent of diagnosed diabetics, which is also the most common type of diabetes in […]

The Australasian Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AustADSM) Provides Mini-Residency Programs for Post Graduates in the Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea

The Australasian Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AustADSM) launched a three-day sleep seminar titled, 'An exploration of Dental Sleep Medicine and the role of the GDP' in Sydney, Australia. Dr. Derek Mahony, AustADSM founder and Specialist Orthodontist, lectures around the world on the topic, and created a mini-residency program consisting of four course modules throughout […]

Depression, High Blood Pressure, Fatigue?

We’re hearing and learning more about it. The rise of OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) in communities is at a staggering high. It’s estimated nearly 100 million people have OSA, a disorder which causes the breath to cease during sleep, some experiencing up to a minute without breath. What’s more dangerous than actually having the disorder? […]

TheSleepMall.com Gets Website Revamp, Giving Dentists’ a Reason to Smile

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions trains Dentists’ and Hygienists’ on implementing a protocol for Sleep Disorders Dentistry.  Launching The Sleep Mall in 2005 to serve the needs of Dentists' treating snoring and sleep apnea, the revamp is a more user friendly and intuitive website experience. Dentists’ logging onto www.TheSleepMall.com can now experience […]

U.S. Census Bureau Reports 62 Percent of Washington Adults Are Overweight, While 26 Percent of the Community is Obese

Obesity has reached epidemic proportions and has long been considered a dominating factor in as many as 50 percent of OSA patients (Laura Meinke, MD 9/11/2010). A 2012 CDC report in Washington state concluded 26 percent of adults are obese, while 62 percent are overweight. Dentists are attending dental CE courses with Sleep Group Solutions, […]

CE Lectures on the Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Include San Francisco, Ft. Lauderdale, DC, St. Louis, and Las Vegas as Sleep Seminar Destinations in January 2014

An Institute of Medicine report found that an estimated 50-70 million Americans suffer from chronic sleep disorders, including sleep apnea. Through intense CE training programs, dentists are quickly becoming the small group of practitioners stepping up, to take on the dangerous bedside killer, Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA).   Dental sleep medicine expert Dr. Marty Lipsey lectures […]

Sleep Apnea Awareness Rises due to Fatal Wreck by New York Train Engineer, with Undiagnosed Sleep Apnea.

Sleep Group Solutions, the nationwide leader in dental continuing education, continues to push awareness for Dentists and Hygienists on implementing a protocol for Sleep Disorders Dentistry after results of the New York train engineer’s sleep study came back with Severe Sleep Apnea.  Sleep Group Solutions provides lectures to dentists on the topic of sleep disordered […]

Sleep Apnea Patients are More Likely to Suffer From Osteoporosis, According to a New Study by the National Health Insurance Program

(Miami, FL)  According to the National Sleep Foundation,  more than 80 million Americans snore.  Snoring, along with high blood pressure, hypertension, and daytime fatigue, are signs you may have sleep apnea.  A recent study performed by the National Health Insurance Program now adds Osteoporosis to the list of diseases connected with OSA.  Dental Sleep Medicine […]

Large Neck Size Linked With Sleep Apnea Risk

According to the National Sleep Foundation, More than 18 million American adults have sleep apnea.  Signs and symptoms of sleep apnea include (definitely not limited to) snoring, acid reflux, obesity, and large neck circumferences.  The Sleep Group Solutions program instructs dentists on implementing a Sleep Protocol, and discuss signs and symptoms of snoring and sleep apnea.  Upcoming courses include […]

Dental Continuing Education Course Teach Philadelphia Area Dentists How to Save Lives!

Philadelphia, PA    Dentists from across the country are participating in dental sleep medicine continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea patients.  With such a high demand for quality sleep courses, Sleep Group Solutions continues to grow as leaders in complete sleep protocol solutions, by offering over 75 […]

New Website FreeCEdental.com, Offers Free Dental Continuing Education Credits

New website, FreeCEdental.com, offers dentists and hygienists access to CEU’s in Dental Sleep Medicine. The site launched this week, with articles and webinars worth 1 CEU each. Sleep Group Solutions, leaders in Dental Sleep Medicine education have found the website extremely practical and are recommending it to dental clients in need of CEU. Dr. Charles […]

CE Lectures on the Dental Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Include Rochester, Cleveland and Ft. Lauderdale, as Sleep Seminar Destinations

  Experts in Dental Sleep Medicine Research indicates that ninety-percent of individuals with the disease (OSA) are still undiagnosed. Dentists-qualified in sleep medicine can custom fabricate a simple device worn over the teeth that keeps the tongue from blocking the airway…   With over 80 Million  people undiagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), it's assumed […]

Two Significant Indicators of Sleep Apnea Include BMI and Neck Circumference

Snoring, hypertension, acid reflux, high blood pressure and obesity, are common symptoms of the deadly sleep disorder,  Sleep Apnea.  Dentists from around the world are attending CE lectures on the topic to learn screening and treatment methods for patients who suffer, or are undiagnosed.  Dental sleep medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group […]

An All Star Team to Tackle Sleep Apnea through Public Speaking Events on Dental Sleep Medicine

I wish I met David Gergen sooner, I feel he could have saved my brothers life by making him an oral appliance for his sleep apnea. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) August 04, 2012 It's been 30 years in the making, David Gergen an expert in oral appliance therapy, and owner of Gergen’s Orthodontic Lab has found […]

Sleep Apnea Awareness at an all Time High, Continues in 2013

Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT).  With such a high demand for quality sleep courses, Sleep Group Solutions continues to grow as leaders in complete sleep protocol solutions.  Sleep Group Solutions is pleased […]

Dental Continuing Education Courses Focus on Treating Sleep Apnea Through Oral Appliance Therapy 

Around 20% of Americans report getting less than 5 hours of sleep each night.  Those with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) often report snoring, morning headaches, daytime fatigue, irritability, high blood pressure, hypertension and more.  Sleep Group Solutions, leaders in dental continuing education are teaming up with Ottawa Dental Laboratory to teach dentists how to treat […]

Dental Continuing Education Courses Focus on Dental Sleep Medicine and Oral Appliance Therapy to Treat Sleep Apnea

Sleep Group Solutions, leaders in dental continuing education is pleased to announce AGD Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE). Seminar attendees will receive 16 CEU for attending a Sleep Group Solutions live two day course. SGS courses teach dentists and staff members the complete sleep protocol system, including screening technology and treatment options for patients […]

Free Sleep Apnea Awareness Event with NFL Hall of Famer Warren Moon and Nesby Glasgow on September 26th at the LeMay America’s Car Museum in Tacoma, Washington

The Pro Player Health Alliance is changing peoples lives for the better and we are very pleased to be a part of this awaking. Tacoma, WA (PRWEB) August 25, 2012 Wednesday September 26, 2012 at 7:00pm at the LeMay America’s Car Museum in Tacoma, WA, a free public event is scheduled to raise awareness of […]

2012 Sleep Apnea Awareness at an all time high

Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT).  With such a high demand for quality sleep courses, Sleep Group Solutions continues to grow as the leader in complete sleep protocol solutions.  Sleep Group Solutions is […]

The 5th District American Legion Teams Up With Dental Sleep Medicine Company SGS and Former NFL Legends to Tackle Sleep Apnea

DALLAS, TX-The fifth district of the American Legion and Commander Jeffrey Perkins are teaming up to spread sleep apnea awareness, during an upcoming event.  The event is part of the national campaign, “Tackle Sleep Apnea.” “We are very excited to have the American Legion involved in this event,” President of the Pro-Players Health Alliance (PPHA), […]

NFL Hall of Famer Warren Moon and Nesby Glasgow Raise Awareness of Sleep Apnea on September 26th at the LeMay America’s Car Museum

I have never had such an impact on patients, as I have since I started treating Sleep Disordered Breathing problems. Tacoma, WA (PRWEB) August 10, 2012 September 26, 2012 at 7:00pm at the LeMay America’s Car Museum in Tacoma, WA, a free event will be held to raise awareness of the dangers of sleep apnea […]

Dental Sleep Medicine Events & Seminars to Raise Awareness in 2012

Around 20% of Americans report getting less than 5 hours of sleep each night. Those with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) often report snoring, morning headaches, daytime fatigue, irritability, high blood pressure, hypertension and more. Sleep Group Solutions is teaming up with Gergen’s Orthodontic Lab to offer the public an opportunity to learn about the dangers […]

Respire Medical’s Oral Appliances for the Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Experience Significant Growth in 2012

While many oral appliance manufacturers from the US to Australia are experiencing cut backs and declines in revenue, New York based oral appliance company, Respire Medical continues to find growth in the fabrication of oral appliances used in the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea.  Respire Medical continues to grow through partnerships and alliances […]

New Online Test: SleepTest.com Aids in the Diagnosis of OSA

According to the World Health Organization approximately 100 million people worldwide have OSA (obstructive sleep apnea). With OSA affecting the masses, you’d think a sleep test would be part of each physical exam and doctor visit. On the contrary, it has been estimated that less than 25% of patients have been diagnosed with sleep apnea, […]

Sleep apnea could explain fatigue

John Chamberlin, 55, an electrical engineer for City Utilities, started feeling groggy and tired during the day, and he thought it was just a side effect of getting older. Todd Smith, a 43-year-old football coach and biology teacher at Republic High School, said his wife noticed he frequently stopped breathing for most of a minute […]

Trend in Dentistry: Growing practice and raising awareness in 2011

Around the US, dentists and orthodontists are among the small group of practitioners stepping up to treat the deadly disease, OSA (obstructive sleep apnea). Working in conjunction with Sleep Doctors, dentists are treating patients with OSA, eliminating many of the health issues diagnosed by primary care physicians. ?OSA is a cause of so many other […]

Competition in the Oral Appliance Market Give Dentists and Patients Something to Smile About

Respire Medical, a US based oral appliance manufacturer is pleased to announce the Respire Blue Series as the most affordable and effective oral appliance on the market for the treatment of snoring and sleep apnea. Giving much needed competition to a limited market, their lower price points and clearance from the FDA allow the Respire […]

The Curious Case of Sleep Apnea

With sleep apnea on the rise and only a handful of qualified dentists to treat the disorder, education is more necessary than ever. Sleep Group Solutions, a leader in seminars focusing on dental sleep medicine announces their partnership with DentalXP, the fastest growing dental education website in the world. Their unity will serve the dental […]

Boston Gears up for the 21st Annual AADSM Meeting

Each year, leading professionals in the Dental Sleep Medicine industry gather for their annual American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM) meeting. This year, Boston courses will focus on surgical and pediatric topics, as well as a comprehensive review for dentists just getting into sleep. Sleep Group Solutions and partners are pleased to announce the […]

2012 a Busy Year For Dental Sleep Medicine and Sleep Apnea Education

According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes, Sleep Apnea remains a growing health concern with an estimated 18 million Americans suffering.  Sleep Group Solutions offers dental continuing education courses, with an emphasis in Dental Sleep Medicine.  With a growing demand for treatment, SGS is now offering an Advanced course to the dental […]

90 Million Americans Will Be Snoring This Valentines Day

Over three-quarters of the American population suffer from sleep related problems, mainly snoring. For the partner who doesn’t snore, lack of sleep is just as dangerous on your health as it is on your relationship. Sleep Group Solutions, a leading airway management company focusing in dental continuing education, teaches dentists how to screen and treat […]

Sleep Apnea Awareness Continues with Former NFL Members in Dallas on 4/26/12

April 26, 2012 at the Renaissance Hotel in Dallas Texas, a free informational event to raise awareness of sleep apnea will consist of medical doctors, sleep dentists, athletes and those who suffer from the deadly disorder. Former NFL Lineman Derek Kennard will share personal stories and experiences with sleep apnea, along with many other former […]

Raising Awareness of Sleep Apnea through Marketing Merger

Miami, Fl Sleep Group Solutions nationwide phone referral service, 1-800- SLEEPLAB is the largest directory in the sleep industry, connecting patients with sleep professionals in their respective zip codes. With sleep apnea on the rise, and over three-quarters of Americans suffering from sleep related problems-SGS saw an even greater need for heightened OSA awareness. Online […]

American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine honors the 2010 Diplomates of ABDSM

The latest issue of ?Dialogue?, the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine?s publication honors the Diplomates of 2010 for the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine. The Diplomates went through a rigorous 8 month process of exams, applications, letters of recommendation, case studies and pre requisite positions. Out of many applicants, only 11 were awarded […]

The Importance of Sleep

Sleep allows our bodies to relax, rejuvenate, and dream, permitting the mind to work on a subconscious level, solving problems and preparing for the coming day. While we sleep our bodies burn calories, create vital nutrients and hormones, and perform complex chemical processes that keep our bodies internally balanced, or in homeostasis. However, as a […]

77% of Americans will be snoring this Valentines Day

Over three-quarters of the American population suffer from sleep related problems, mainly snoring. For th sleek e partner who doesn?t snore, lack of sleep is just as dangerous on your health as it is on your relationship. Snoring, fatigue, depression, heart disease and high blood pressure are all common side effects of OSA, Obsessive Sleep […]

Partnering With Dental Labs to Create an All-Star Dental Continuing Education Experience

An estimated 40 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, with only a handful of professionals to offer treatment.   Dentists are filling classrooms across the US to learn more about their professional role in the screening and treatment of sleep apnea.  Sleep Group Solutions, a pioneer in dental continuing education adds 2 new seminars with juggernaut […]

Smart Phone Technology Aids in the Diagnosis of OSA

With over 18 million Americans affected by Obstructive Seep Apnea (OSA), and even more undiagnosed, sleep apnea remains one of the most potentially dangerous sleep disorders. The latest and only sleep apnea iPhone questioners app, the MSleepTest, narrows the gap to diagnosis, making treatment more accessible to patients. A quick tap, a recorded sound bite […]

Home Sleep Testing (HST) Surpasses User Expectations

Sleep Group Solutions (SGS) is pleased to announce the widespread launch of InterpStudies.com, a home sleep study interpretation portal. Home sleep testing has been among the fastest growing segments of the sleep and medical market as it is a viable and cost effective study, similar to the overnight PSG tests done in sleep labs. Home […]

Sleep Apnea Linked to Dementia Risk

In the study of 298 women over age 65, the researchers found that 44.8 percent of women with sleep apnea developed dementia or mild cognitive impairment, while 31.1 percent of those who didn’t have sleep apnea did. The study “suggests that there is a biological connection between sleep and cognition and also suggests that treatment […]

Former NFL Linemen Derek Kennard and Nate Newton Raise Awareness of Sleep Apnea Through Public Speaking Engagements

April 26, 2012 at the Renaissance Hotel in Dallas Texas, a free event will be held to raise awareness of the dangers of sleep apnea and snoring. Former NFL Lineman Derek Kennard is among the contributors sharing personal experiences and struggles with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) to the audience of potential sufferers. Showing support and […]

Snoring Bed Partner? We Hear You

The medical community has determined that there are three degrees of severity of Sleep Disordered Breathing. Snoring is an indication of the onset or existence of some type of airway obstruction. Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome is accompanied by gastroesophageal reflux, asthma, depression, and is frequently found in women. Obstructive Sleep Apnea, complete airway obstruction, is […]

The 2011 Sleep Summit is Coming to Las Vegas

With Sleep Group Solutions (SGS) still running hot off a successful AADSM 20th Anniversary meeting in Minneapolis, the cause continues. Sleep Group Solutions, a leader in Dental continuing education and dental sleep medicine, gears up to lecture at this year’s 2011 Sleep Summit in Las Vegas, NV hosted by Rondeau Seminars. Mark your calendars, October […]

Sleep Disorders Dentisrty, Dentists Unite!

Snoring is the first indication of a problem, and the most severe Sleep Disordered Breathing problems—the frequent, complete collapse that occurs in the airways of those suffering from Obstructive Sleep Apnea—can be fatal. There are serious health concerns associated with Sleep Disordered Breathing. I think it is important to first give you, the readers, an […]

Sleep Group Solutions Offers Free Home Sleep Testing to Professional Athletes

Percy Harvin and now Shaquille O’Neal directly affected by sleep apnea.  With over 18 Million Americans affected by Obstructive Seep Apnea (OSA), it remains one of the most potentially dangerous sleep disorders.  Large neck sizes and high body mass put athletes at a higher risk of having the disorder.  Sleep Group Solutions offers free screening […]

New Medicare Approved Oral Appliance in Dental Sleep Medicine for the Treatment of OSA: The Respire Blue Series

Gone are the days of an unaffordable oral appliance used to treat the deadly disorder Sleep Apnea.  With over 18 million Americans affected by Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), it was only a matter of time the market demanded an affordable and effective oral appliance to treat sleep apnea. Respire Medical, a Brooklyn based oral appliance […]

Sleep ‘Study Club’ Kicks Off in Pittsburgh, PA

Sleep Group Solutions (SGS), a leader in dental sleep medicine continuing education and sleep apnea screening technology is launching a sleep study club, like no other. Sleep Group Solutions has revolutionized the sleep industry by incorporating top level education, client support, innovating technologies, and now, a common ground to set the bar high in dental […]

ASK THE EXPERT: Sleep apnea can be detrimental to your health

Sleep apnea is a common and potentially serious disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts as you sleep. Although sleep apnea is treatable, it often goes unrecognized. Untreated sleep apnea can be dangerous and detrimental to your health, so it’s important to see a doctor if you suspect that you or a loved one […]

Personal Experience with PSG

Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is the most severe form of Sleep Disordered Breathing (SDB), a condition that results from the obstruction of the oral and/or nasal airway during sleep. Snoring is a manifestation of the disorder at its most benign, although it does signify the onset or existence of a breathing problem during sleep. Upper […]

Expanding Dental Continuing Education Through New Partnerships

Sleep Group Solutions offers over 60 dental continuing education seminars annually. With a focus in Dental Sleep Medicine, Sleep Group Solutions remains a leader in dental continuing education, training thousands of dentists how to properly screen and treat sleep apnea. SGS is pleased to announce a new lab partnership with Gergen’s Orthodontic Lab, which will […]

Dental Sleep Medicine, a Rewarding Addition for Dental Offices Across the Country

The number of television commercials and radio advertisements promising a good night’s sleep are growing exponentially. Businesses tout products to consumers 24 hours a day; special mattresses, medicinal sleep aids and the list goes on. Its all about SLEEP. Sleep Group Solutions knows the importance of sleep and the dangers associated with Sleep Apnea. SGS […]

Sleep Group Solutions Assists in Diplomate Status

Sleep Group Solutions (SGS), a leader in dental continuing education, takes pride in offering Dentists top level courses on Dental Sleep Medicine. With proper education on sleep apnea a must, SGS has teamed up with the Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Disciplines(ACSDD) to offer 16 continuing education credits to seminar attendees interested in attaining ACSDD […]

Shaquille O’Neal and Sleep Group Solutions Medical Advisor discuss Sleep Apnea

A recent study with Harvard Medical School, including Dr. Atul Malhotra (Sleep Group Solutions leading Medical Advisor) and Shaquille O’Neal concluded in a diagnosis of OSA for the Celtics Center. The Greek word apnea literally means without breath. Common in athletes, their large statures make breathing more difficult during sleep. With Shaq weighing in at […]

Dental Sleep Medicine and Diagnosing Sleep Apnea Through Home Sleep Testing Devices is on the Rise

According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes, Sleep Apnea remains a growing health concern with an estimated 18 million Americans suffering. Sleep Group Solutions offers home sleep testing (HST) devices (and interpretation), which have become a popular way to allow the sufferer to get tested in the privacy of their own home, […]

What Is Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea (AP-ne-ah) is a common disorder in which you have one or more pauses in breathing or shallow breaths while you sleep. Breathing pauses can last from a few seconds to minutes. They often occur 5 to 30 times or more an hour. Typically, normal breathing then starts again, sometimes with a loud snort […]

Sleep Group Solutions Finds Growth in New Banking Partnership

Miami based company Sleep Group Solutions, announces new pick in financial partnership. After six years of dealing with other banking institutions with higher interest rates, local restrictions and no program incentives-company owners choose Chase Bank for all their businesses financial commitments. Rani BenDavid and Tamir Cohen, owners of Sleep Group Solutions, an airway diagnostic technology […]

AADSM and APSS Annual Meetings Come to a Close

At the 20th anniversary of the AADSM, and the 25th anniversary of the APSS meeting in Minneapolis, MS, Sleep Group Solutions (SGS) stood out in a crowded gathering of dentists, sleep doctors and sleep professionals. Sleep Group Solutions is known in the industry for providing top level dental continuing education, home sleep testing and manufacturing […]

Snoring, its more than just noise

If you answered yes to any of the above questions, you could suffer from Sleep Disordered Breathing (SDB). SDB is caused by an obstruction in the oral and/or nasal airway that occurs during sleep. The airway loses its patency, or muscle tone, and the soft tissue collapses in on itself, making it exceedingly difficult to […]

Sleep Apnea Research Lead Dentists back to the Classroom

Sleep Group Solutions (SGS) a leader in dental continuing education takes pride in offering dentists top level dental sleep medicine courses. With an increase in sleep apnea research and studies, Sleep Group Solutions plans to double courses offered to dentists interested in screening and treating sleep apnea in 2012. Recent studies from the Journal of […]

SGS Instructor Dr. Tache to Lecture atTufts University on Acoustic Airway Diagnostics

Dr. Tache will be providing an un-biased review of oral appliances. He will also be teaching techniques and benefits of using the SGS Eccovision Pharyngometer / Rhinometer System for airway diagnostic and analysis. Register

100 Million patients suffer from Sleep Apnea over the Holidays

Miami, Florida (Vocus/PRWEB) December 13, 2010 Holiday Season is hard on your health, people suffering from OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) feel it the most. Over eating and drinking too much add to the sleepy side effects of the Holiday Season. What happens to the 80 million individuals dangerously living undiagnosed with OSA? Its a scary […]

SGS Teams Up With Glidewell Dental

August 13, 2010Miami, FLFor Immediate Release By increasing awareness more dental and medical professionals will begin to screen for and treat this deadly condition. SGS provides the training, protocols, education and instrumentation and Glidewell provides the oral appliance laboratory services. Based in Miami, SGS is the largest dental sleep medicine company. SGS puts on Continuing […]

NEWS: Dr. Atul Malhotra joins SGS as Medical Advisor

  Dr. Atul Malhotra is an Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Associate Physician, Division of Sleep Medicine and Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Administrative Title(s) Medical Director, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Sleep Disorders Program Clinical Chief, Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Other […]

SGS To Offer Home Sleep Study Interpretation Service

Studies are uploaded to a secure server. A board certified sleep professional will then interpret the study and provide recommendations. The concise report will be sent to you electronically to increase turnaround time. Detailed study reports including appropriate indices will be included with every report. At this time, this service is only available to the […]

Rapid growth in Dental Sleep Medicine, demands supporting software

Miami, Fl. Dr. Marty Lipsey, a dentist and sleep medicine practitioner has been running a successful gp/specialty group practice for over 25 years, with a dental sleep medicine center within the practice. The rapid rise of dentists treating OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) in house, created a need for a sophisticated software infrastructure to combine both […]

First Look: Respire Medical OSA Appliance

This new appliance features a “dorsal” style design with several great improvements. There is an advancement mechanism is built into the vertical fins on the lower part of the appliance and the front is open (great if you are using a Pharyngometer). The appliance will be available soon and priced at 1/4 the cost of […]

ImageWorks Closes Agreement With Sleep Group Solutions for NewTom VGi Flex

SGS is a leading provider of airway diagnostic technology which serves the needs of physicians and dentists interested in screening, diagnosing and treating sleep apnea and other upper airway disorders. The NewTom VGi, the imaging professionals’ choice of Cone Beam CT, has medical grade components, patented Safe Beam(TM) technology to customize the dose based on […]

Dental Sleep Medicine Medical Insurance Billing

Billing medical insurance is sometimes the most intimidating and confusing part of integrating this service in the practice, now SGS clients have the option of completely detaching from this process and outsourcing to insurance billing experts. SGS has partnered with a full service medical billing and coding company that can work with our offices to […]

Arizona Dentist grows patient population through Sleep Apnea

JC Goodwin from www.sleepeffect.com [Sleep Effect Center for Apnea Management] in Prescott, Arizona isn?t your typical Dentist. Although familiar with bridges, cavities and crowns, this Dentist is redefining the Dental Industry, one snoring patient at a time. With over 100 Million people diagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) it’s assumed more physicians would implement greater […]

Depression, High Blood Pressure, Fatigue? Take a BREATH!

We?re hearing and learning more about it. The rise of OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) in communities is at a staggering high. It?s estimated nearly people have OSA, a disorder which causes the breath to cease during sleep, some experiencing up to a minute without breath. What?s more dangerous than actually having the disorder? The side […]

Sleep Medicine Online Forum – Now Live!

Registration is free for all users – sign up and join in discussions with leading experts in the field. Have a question about an oral appliance? How about a story about a strange case you encountered or a question about protocol or equipment technique? The SGS forum is the place for your discussion, questions and […]

1-800-SleepLab

The 1-800-SLEEPLAB program is an ambitious effort by industry leading companies designed to direct new sleep apnea patients to your practice each month. The SGS network of client dental offices is one of the largest groups of highly trained and qualified dentists treating sleep apnea in the world. The 1-800-SLEEPLAB program will bring a nationwide […]

SGS Congratulates Embla on Sandman Acquisition

SGS is an exclusive dental distributor for Embla. This acquisition puts Embla ahead of the competition in the sleep diagnostics hardware and software business. SGS is pleased that our customers are working with the worlds leader in sleep apnea diagnostics and we look forward to continuing to provide the best hardware, software and support in […]

SGS Welcomes DynaFlex Dental Laboratory to the SGS Sleep Seminar Series

December 24, 2008: Miami, FL Starting with seminars in Phoenix, Vegas and San Diego reps from DynaFlex will be present for attendees to have hands on experience with a variety of oral appliances used to treat sleep apnea. Our expert instructors will review the appliances and make students comfortable with the pros and cons of […]

Now Available – Embletta X100 – Exclusively from SGS

Never before has a device of this level been available to the dental community, the Embletta X100 has raised the bar in home sleep testing and we are proud to offer it to our customers.   EMBLETTA X100 Available exclusively from SGS, the Embletta X100 represents a new dimension in home sleep testing available to […]

2009 SGS Sleep Seminars

This is one of the fastest growing dental specialties and one of the most valuable services you can provide for your patients. Sleep apnea has reached epidemic levels in North America, these seminars will give you the tools needed to successfully identify sleep apnea and work with the medical community on diagnosis and treatment. To […]

Introducing – Rondeau Tele-Seminars

What better way to get your feet wet and start learning a new field of dentistry without dedicating the time and expense of travelling to a live seminar. The introductory event is free to join in for all dentists! Invitation From Dr. Brock RondeauIntroducing… Tele-Seminars! FREE Introductory Event! May 6, 2008 | 6pm PST | […]

Dental Sleep Apnea Websites

Even the ADA, in its marketing promotions states: An effective dental website should be built with one goal in mind—to increase patient flow. This objective can only be achieved by creating a site that is easy to navigate, fast loading and has a professional look and message. Effective promotion of a dental website is best […]

SGS Announces Completion of Eccovision Acquisition

Boston, MA – Sleep Group Solutions executives signed final documents to complete the acquisition of the Eccovision Acoustic Diagnostic Imaging System from Hood Labs. SGS has already established manufacturing facilities near our home office in North Miami Beach, FL and manufacturing of the Eccovision will begin in the coming weeks. Equipment, supplies, disposables and service […]

Pharyngometry useful in identifying presence and severity of SDB

Acoustic Pharyngometry is a modern diagnostic method based on physical principle of acoustic reflection. It is useful for volume analysis of oro-pharyngo-laryngeal spaces.Aim: To evaluate variations of pharyngometric parameters in patients with sleep disorders and to establish a correlation between morpho-volumetric variations of oropharyngo-laryngeal spaces and the presence and severity of disease. Study design: a […]

2nd Edition – Dental Sleep Medicine Magazine

The full version of the magazine is available online once again at www.dentalsleepmagazine.com I would like to thank all the contributors who helped make this possible including co-editors Dr. Brian Allman, Dr. Dan Tache and SGS President Mr. Rani Ben-David. In this issue look for some great articles including: Internet Based Education – Dr. Maurice […]

2007 Rondeau Ortho-Sleep-TMD Las Vegas Symposium

Dr. Rondeau brings world class lecturers with cutting edge content and this year is no different. 17 oustanding professionals, including SGS’s John Nadeau, will present the latest technologies and techniques in their respective fields. Full length Doctor and Staff programs make this a meeting for the entire office. Set in the beautiful Paris Hotel, it […]

Dental Sleep Medicine Magazine – Now Available

This publication is an industry first and features contributions from many industry leaders and experts. These magazines are perfect to share with dental colleagues, referring physicians and even patients. By getting the word out about sleep disorders and the dental solutions available we will save more lives than ever before. If you would like to […]

SGS Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with a Leading Technology Company

MOU was signed in March, 2007… Look for exciting updates about this new SGS venture in the next few weeks!

SGS Congratulates Alpha Bio on $95 Million Acquisition

SGS principals have been actively involved with AlphaBio CEO Dr. Ophir Fromovich for over a year. Dr. Fromovich is the innovator of the predecessor to the NobelActive implant which will be launched in the second quarter of this year. With this move, Nobel Biocare will reinforce its leading position in the industry and gain access […]

SGS / Dr. Brock Rondeau 2007 Sleep Dentistry Seminars!

2007 Course Dates: March 31-April 1 – Washington, DC May 11-12 – Los Angeles, CA May 18-19 – Chicago, IL November 23-24 – Toronto, ON Snoring and sleep apnea is not just a social nuisance, it is a serious health risk. Cardiovascular disease is the number two cause of death in North America, and patients […]

SGS reaches agreement for equipment manufacturing

SGS Signed an agreement with a US manufacturing company to outsource technology development and engineering projects.

SGS is in negotiations to acquire a major dental distributor

SGS is in the final stages of negotiations to acquire a major distributor in the dental arena. This acquisition will help further penetrate the dental market and expand SGS’s network of clinics and clients.

Dental Sleep Medicine – Defined

Abbreviated Definition: Dental Sleep Medicine focuses on the management of sleep-related breathing disorders (SBD), which includes snoring and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), with oral appliance therapy (OAT) and upper airway surgery. OAT involves the customized selection, fabrication, fitting, adjustments, and long-term follow-up care of specially designed oral devices, worn during sleep, which reposition the lower […]

Acoustic Imaging Patents licensed to SGS

Biomechanics is licensing the rights to their acoustic imaging patents to SGS which will soon lead to some exciting innovations in the field of acoustic reflection technology and sleep disorders dentistry. The patents surrounding the technology currently being marketed as the Eccovision Acoustic Pharyngometer / Rhinometer device were invented by Harvard University professor Jeffrey J. […]

SGS to Acquire Eccovision Division from Hood Labs

SGS principals already own a majority of the patents related to this technology and now for the first time, the trademarks, patents, manufacturing and distribution will be exclusively held by one company. 2007 was a confusing year for many looking to incorporate this technology into their practice and we are happy to be putting that […]

Announcing 2008 Seminar Schedule

We are excited to be bringing some great new instructors into the field as well as continuing to work with our expert team of seminar leaders. These two-day courses are perfect for those looking for guidance in how to best approach this new field of dentistry. Our “practical protocol” based courses are designed to make […]

Eccovision Equipment Cart

SGS has been working with an engineering team to come up with a great storage solution for the Eccovision – Pharyngometer/Rhinometer device and accessories. The development of this cart is in its final stages and will be available for shipping soon. ::UPDATE:: The Eccovision cart is complete and available right now. For more info, measurements, […]

SGS to work with major pharmaceutical company.

SGS is in the process of establishing a memorandum of understanding with a major pharmaceutical company. Keep checking http://sleepgroupsolutions.com/ for updates.

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