A Closer Look at Sleep Apnea

Do you snore excessively at night, wake up feeling unrested, or experience drowsiness during the day? You could have a medical condition called sleep apnea , which can cause serious health problems if not addressed.

In this video, a sleep specialist discusses the causes, complications, and treatment options for sleep apnea. You will learn how sleep apnea increases your risk of having a stroke or heart attack. Additionally, you will get to see how dental appliances and other treatment options can alleviate sleep apnea.

Sleep apnea can affect the quality of a person’s sleep and health. If you believe that you or a loved one has sleep apnea, contact Chicago’s University Associates in Dentistry at (312) 704-5511.