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What is sleep apnea?


Sleep apnea is a disorder characterized by the complete or partial cessation of breathing during sleep, despite attempts to breathe. Persons with sleep...

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Who is at risk?


Obstructive sleep apnea occurs as a result of certain physiological conditions such as obesity, facial disharmony (eg: a retracted lower jaw), a small mouth, an enlarged tongue...

How is it diagnosed?


As a patient, you will undergo a sleep study followed by a review of your medical history, dental history, tooth, gum, jaw joint, hygiene, and radiographic...

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What are treatments?


At Dr. Richardson’s clinic, we offer a primary treatment option that includes the use of a custom dental appliance designed to open the area in the back of the throat...

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