Scotch Plains, NJ (PRWEB)
March 29, 2017
NJ Top Dentist, Paul Dionne, D.M.D., specializes in general dentistry out of Glen Ridge, NJ. He has both advanced training and considerable experience in reconstructive dentistry with attention to occlusal harmony to achieve optimal mastication. He is also an expert in cosmetic dentistry. He is an active Spear Education member providing full mouth restorative and cosmetic rehab. Dr. Dionne’s expertise combined with his genuine and sincere warmth leaves his patients fully at ease and completely assured. Dr. Dionne is known to go above and beyond his practice walls to help those in need in the community.
Dr. Paul L. Dionne is now a member of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM), the only non-profit professional association dedicated exclusively to the practice of dental sleep medicine. Dr. Dionne helps treat snoring and obstructive sleep apnea with oral appliance therapy, an effective treatment that is covered by most insurance plans. AADSM membership provides Dr. Dionne with access to educational resources and practice management tools that help him better serve his patients by providing the highest quality of care in the treatment of snoring and obstructive sleep apnea.
What you should know about Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Oral Appliance Therapy
Obstructive sleep apnea occurs when your muscles relax during sleep, allowing the soft tissue to collapse and block the airway. As a result, sleep apnea causes you to stop breathing up to hundreds of times a night for anywhere from a few seconds to more than a minute. Snoring, excessive daytime sleepiness, memory problems, irritability, fatigue and insomnia are all signs that you could be losing shut-eye to sleep apnea. If it’s left untreated, sleep apnea can be a potentially…