Why do you Snore?
In incidents of snoring in people over 40 years of age is around 60% in Males & 40% in Females
During sleep the muscles which keep the respiratory tract open become relaxed, resulting in less air to go through. The lack of air flow often cause decrease in the level of oxygen in the blood resulting in disturbed sleep.
loud disruptive snoring is a social problem.
How does it Affect the Body?
- Limited Attention
- Gastric Problem
- High Blood Pressure
- Increased Risk of Heart Attack
- Body Weight Problems
Non Surgical Treatment
Most of the ablative surgical procedures some times may not result in permanent relief. Hence repeated surgeries may have to be attempted. Non surgical laser therapy has no Downtime, no anesthesia and if needed can be repeated without any side effects.
- Erbium Laser Non-Surgical Treatment for Snoring
- Erbium laser light heats the tissue to a tolerable thrashold level resulting in tightening of soft palate and posterior tongue. This treatment is done in 3 sittings. No need for anesthesia, no post operative swelling. The patient can go to work and even can deliver speech.
- Mandibular Advancement
- Oral appliances for the treatment of snoring is an another method which is effective with low risk and is more comfortable than CPAP instrument. This type of treatment is indicated for patients who needs advancement of lower jaw. The custom made oral appliances improve the quality of sleep and also drastically reduce snoring sound.