A "sleep dentist" may be able to help you sleep better

Sleep better in Westminster

Dr Gary Imm Blog, Sleep Apnea, Sleep Disorder Dentistry, Snoring

Find out how a “sleep dentist” may be able to help you sleep better Do you snore, toss and turn, or just wish you could sleep better? If you do, you may have a sleep disorder. Snoring is a sign of sleep apnea, an interruption of sleep that involves your breathing. Sleep apnea treatment from a dentist could help you …

Can't tolerate CPAP? Find out how a sleep appliance may help

Westminster Sleep Appliances

Dr Gary Imm Blog, Sleep Apnea, Sleep Disorder Dentistry

Can’t tolerate a CPAP? A dental orthotic may help If you have been diagnosed with sleep apnea or think you may have it, you may be familiar with the most common treatment method, CPAP. CPAP stands for continuous positive airway pressure, and it involves a machine that forces air into your nose and mouth through a mask that you wear …

CPAP Alternatives

Dr Gary Imm Sleep Disorder Dentistry

Why CPAP might not be the sleep apnea treatment you’re looking for CPAP stands for Continuous Positive Airway Pressure and has generally been considered “the solution” by health care professionals. When people suffer from sleep apnea, CPAP is almost always the therapy initially prescribed. If CPAP is your sleep apnea treatment, you’ll  wear a specially designed mask while sleeping. The mask uses …

No More Snoring

Dr Gary Imm Sleep Disorder Dentistry

Dreaming of no more snoring? You snore – so what?  Snoring is a common problem. It can affect pretty well anyone, but it’s most common in men and people who are overweight. Snoring often gets worse as we age. If you snore every once in a while, it’s not a serious problem, but, if you are a habitual snorer, your snoring …

Sleep Better

Dr Gary Imm Sleep Disorder Dentistry

Has sleep become your enemy? Ahhh nighttime. The day is over, your to-do list is done and you are ready to relax and unwind. You perform your bedtime ritual. You wash your face, brush your teeth, get into your pyjamas and settle into your bed. After reading a couple chapters of your book, you turn off your light, close your eyes and …