Sleep apnea has destructive effects which have become clearer to the medical professionals in recent years. New researches have helped to show the connection between this disorder and serious conditions like cardiovascular disease, stroke and diabetes. The emergence of these grave complications calls for more renewed studies and urgency in finding treatments for the disorder. Dr. Avi Weisfogel, the founder of Dental Sleep Masters, has a great background in the treatment of sleep disorders and is working hard towards advancing this industry.
Weisfogel is leading the cause to help diagnose and treat patients suffering from sleep apnea. Over 90% of the persons suffering from the disorder are not diagnosed. Dr. Weisfogel and his Dental Sleep Masters team are aiming to increase awareness of the serious condition. Dental Sleep Masters have developed a novel model for both primary and secondary care general practitioners including sleep labs used by certified sleep doctors. The model paints a bigger picture and ensures patients get better treatment. It leads to increased opportunities in the medical community. Dentists have joined the sleep physicians and physicians to offer support to the sleep disorder patients. The dental and medical professionals’ integration will make a model that treats patients effectively.
About Dr. Avi Weisfogel
Avi Weisfogel is the Deep Sleep Masters founder and has a huge background in sleep disorders and their treatment. His earliest dental practice, Old Bridge Dental Care, was established in 1999. He managed the practice for a period exceeding 15 years in which he got accolades for being the best dentist severally. It is during this time that he started exploring about sleep and how physicians and dentists can work together to assist sleep disorder patients.
He founded a number of companies in the dental-related sleep disorders industry. Deep Sleep Masters was established in 2014 to assist dentists make huge strides into the sleep world by using oral appliances to treat sleep-related disorders. Dr. Weisfogel draws a deep knowledge of the sleep apnea disorder and helps dentists to identify probable patients and help in treatments. He holds a BA in Psychology and Biology from the Rutgers University and a DDS from College of Dentistry, New York University.