Significant others tend to get upset about their partner’s snoring but more so about their partners not doing anything about it. Snoring, in relationship to heart disease, has the same effect as being overweight, having high cholesterol and even smoking.
Is a very serious condition that absolutely affects your health and can be deadly. Untreated sleep apnea for a person who is 40 years old is equivalent to the same mortality rate as a person who is 57 years old without sleep apnea.
7 out of 10 CPAP users do not use their CPAP because of discomfort and inconvenience. Let?s face it: there are too many hassles with this old type of therapy.
Recommended by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the American Academy of Sleep Disorders, and the United States Armed Forces.
Many studies established the link between Sleep Apnea and TMD.
Our treatment falls under the coverage of medical insurance. If your health insurance provider is Sutter Health, SPA, Dignity Health, Sequoia or Palo Alto Medical Foundation, we are contracted providers for these groups. We are also able to successfully obtain authorizations for treatment if you are covered through Brown&Toland or MarinIPA, Tricare and Tricare West.
We are contracted as “in-network” providers for Aetna, United Health, and Medicare. We are able to obtain benefits for patients who have PPO and EPO plans with all insurance companies. We are working diligently to expand our contract status with all major insurance companies and providers. Our goal is to minimize any out-of-pocket cost to all of our patients.