Sleep is instrumental in healing and repairing of your heart and blood vessels. A sleep deficiency heightens a risk of cardiovascular disease, kidney disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, and stroke.
Sleep apnea is a dangerous sleep disorder. The sign of sleep apnea is when breathing repeatedly stops and starts during sleeping and snoring loudly. Thus, with sleep apnea, you feel tired even after a full night’s sleep. Sleep apnea is also prevalent with persons with excess age and weight.
Dr. Avi Weisfogel, DDS, treats sleep disorders and is an expert in sleep apnea. He has developed a unique treatment program for sleep apnea. He was awarded a B.A. in psychology and biology from Rutgers University and attended New York University College of Dentistry. Dr. Weisfogel is located at 2400 Morris Ave, Union, NJ 07083.
Dr. Weisfogel practiced dentistry for about 15 years and then turned his interest to sleep disorders. Dentists participate in the recognition and treatment of sleep disorders, which also includes identification of any disorders in the nasal-oral cavity and respiratory system. The profession of Dentistry has been permanently expanded as recognized by the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.
In 2010, Dr. Weisfogel developed the Healthy Heart Sleep. In this program, he advised physicians on the management of sleep labs. In 2012, he formed the Owner Unlimited Sleep Patient. This program is designed to educate dentists in ways to serving their patients with sleep disorders and to expand their practices by running sleep programs.
In 2014, Dr. Weisfogel established Dental Sleep Masters. Dr. Wisfogael combined his background in marketing and dentistry, with his passion for serving, in this new venture to assist dentists to treat sleep disorders. With Dental Sleep Maters, Weisfogel encouraged dentist to affiliate with his company and provided patients with oral appliances as an effective alternative to traditional sleep apnea treatments. He developed a lecture program and is a Dental Sleep Masters Seminar Instructor. He has specifically worked with individual dentists, in their offices, in expanding their practices.
Dr. Avi Weisfogel ingenuity restored his goal to continue assisting patients and advancing the art of dentistry.