Receive life-changing outcomes from resolved dental issues by optimizing your whole health! There is a famous dentist in Cambridge and she has been helping to transform patients’ oral health for over two decades. In 1988, the dentist graduated from the University of Toronto, and was member of the Canadian Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders, Ontario Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry. In March 2015, she also received her Academic Certificate from the Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Discipline. General Dentistry Cambridge provides multifarious services for sake of your comfort.
Apnea as sleep disorder needs to be treated seriously. Breathing is the brain's highest priority meant for the survival of the human organism. The human body can withstand long periods without water and food but only seconds without oxygen. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a potentially life threatening, serious sleep disorder. It is taken from the Greek word ‘apnea’ meaning ‘want of breath’. Patients with OSA have an increased risk of high blood pressure or hypertension, stroke and heart attack, and often display excessive daytime sleepiness that can result in serious road accidents.
OSA is caused by interruptions in airflow of at least 10 seconds or by a decrease in airflow of at least 10 seconds is called hypopnea associated with either a blood oxygen desaturation or an arousal i.e. the brain briefly arouses people to resume breathing. Sleep is considered to be a commodity, now-a-days it is sacrificed to accomplish other task but without a restful sleep, the body is in a constant state of flight or fight. Going night after night without sleep wreaks havoc on the cardiovascular system of the person. It leads to stress. Sleep Apnea Appliance provides solution as apnea is linked to obesity and high sugar level. Lack of sound sleep causes harm and ultimately leading to death. The appliances available commonly in market are the Narval, the SUAD appliance or Somnodent.
Don’t let tooth loss affect your quality of life and health! The damaged or missing teeth can make you feel less confident to laugh or smile causing social embarrassment. You might choose to avoid contact with other people which might lead to loneliness and depression. Dental Implants Cambridge can be of great help. It creates difficulty in eating food. If your jaw bone starts to shrink or you are missing a lot of teeth. Your lips and cheeks will no longer be supported by your jaw bone and teeth which can make your cheeks look hollow and will make your face look a lot older than it should.
About the dentist
Dr. Promila Mehan is a dentist in Cambridge and she has been helping to transform dental care for over 29 years. Offering a full-service family dental practice, Dr. Mehan has been successfully treating sleep apnea with oral appliance therapy and snoring since 2007. Whether a new or long-established patient, you can make informed choices count on thorough education about your procedures and preventative care. She has been critically acclaimed and awarded for her contribution in arena of dentistry. The sleep disorder is also efficiently handled. One staff opines “a patient can survive without food and water but not without oxygen even for few seconds as sleep apnea causes problem in inhaling oxygen.”