For a long time sleep apnea was kind of an overlooked condition in the medical industry. There were very few studies conducted on the effects sleep apnea can have on a person until recent years. Because of this, medical professional in the past thought of the condition as more of an irritant rather than a serious condition.
Modern research has shown medical professionals just how detrimental the condition can really be to the health of the human body. Recent studies have shown that sleep apnea can raise a person’s chances of contracting life threatening conditions like diabetes and cardiovascular disease. The condition can also increase the chances of stroke in some people. This new found information has caused a serious search for reliable treatments.
Dr. Avi Weisfogel is doing his part and more to help diagnose and treat patients suffering from the condition. Weisfogel’s years of experience in sleep disorders has led to him being renowned as the leading professional on the subject. He knows the issue requires increased awareness and extensive research.
Weisfogel founded his company Dental Sleep Masters for this particular reason. He and his team work tirelessly to help diagnose and treat those with sleep apnea. The company has created a new model that will help primary and secondary care physicians as well as, certified sleep physicians and their labs. The model will help these physicians become more adept at taking care of patients diagnosed with the condition.
About Dr. Avi Weisfogel
Dr. Avi Weisfogel is a New Jersey based dentist, who’s management of the offices in Old Bridge Dental Care, a dental practice he founded in 1999, has earned him being designated as “Best Dentist” for multiple years. After becoming a highly skilled and respected dentist in the industry, Weisfogel began looking into how dentists can help people having trouble sleeping. His interest in the matter became so high he began founding many companies dedicated to the cause. One of the companies he founded was Dental Sleep Masters. Dr. Weisfogel instructs many of the seminars held by the company.