Elite Dental of Staten Island can help you beat your sleep apnea and sleep disordered breathing symptoms for good through myofunctional therapy Are you constantly tired during the day? Do you snore loudly, or wake up frequently with headaches? You could be suffering from sleep apnea, and it may be time to consider myofunctional therapy.
Right to Grow is an organisation dedicated to ending the practice of orthodontic growth stunting. What does this mean? Research shows that the relationship between some orthodontic care derived from the Victorian era has lead to significant concerns in patients ability to breath during sleep (often leading to obstructive sleep apenea). Today some orthodontic care is
The development of your child’s face and mouth can greatly affect their ability to breath and sleep, as well as causing a number of ongoing health problems Many parents don’t realize the importance of ensuring your child’s airways are clear and free of obstruction. Problem behaviors such as hyperactivity, lack of attention, and trouble concentrating
Dr. Acker and Elite Dental staff will be at SIEDC’s Health Expo on October 2nd at the Hilton in Staten Island, New York from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Stop by the booth for a Sleep Apnea and Snoring screening and information on steps you can take to both test for the condition and treat it. Take
Do you wake each day feeling as if you haven’t even slept? You may think that you are one in a few, but with the every growing access to devices for entertainment and work, lack of sleep is now being labelled a “public health epidemic” for Americans by the Center for Disease Control (CDC). So
An article recently released by the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine has revealed that drivers who suffer from drowsiness during the day are almost as dangerous on our roads as drunks. Drivers who suffer from drowsiness are 15 times more likely to be involved in a deadly motor vehicle accident. With drowsiness a common symptom of sleep
Elite Dental of Staten Island is pleased to announce the recent establishment of the Staten Island Snoring & Sleep Apnea Dental Treatment Center to treat individuals with snoring and sleep apnea, of which it is estimated that 20 million Americans suffer. During the month of May Dr. Steven Acker and his staff will provide a