Although Avi Weisfogel is a talented, experienced, excellent dentist, he’s widely known for his work with people suffering from sleep apnea and other disturbed breathing sleep related conditions. It’s an area he developed an interest in while at NYU College of Dentistry working towards his DDS. That was 20 years ago and his interest in and passion for finding ways to use dental appliances and dental procedures to treat people with sleep problems has never wavered. Instead he has created a number of organizations designed to help dentists, physicians, people from other industries and patients with sleep problems work together to address sleep related issues.
Few people with sleep apnea and other disturbed breathing sleep issues understand the connection between dental health and restful sleep. Dr. Weisfogel has long seen and researched the connection and has come up with some very effective ways to help people improve their sleep using dental appliances. He has also had countless speaking engagements where he’s helped other dentists to understand the connection between the two. His work has raised awareness of dentists and disturbed sleep patients alike about the effectiveness of dental treatment in helping to address sleep problems.
Dr. Weisfogel has created organizations like Healthy Heart Sleep, Dental Sleep Masters and Owner Unlimited Sleep Patient to help dentists and physicians worldwide to see the link between dental health and sleep issues and establish and manage sleep labs. He’s also helped many dentists increase the size of their practice by offering services to people suffering with breathing related sleep issues. Dr. Weisfogel has done numerous lectures, written extensively and uses every opportunity he has to make the world aware many sleep problems can be treated with dental care.
Over the past two decades Avi Weisfogel has created numerous tried and true methods for helping dentists add sleep dentistry to their practice. He even provides help with staff training, online screening, billing and more. Plus he continues to work to develop new methods of finding, diagnosing and treating patients with sleep disturbed breathing using dental services. He’s currently working with dentists in all 50 states.No Comments on Dr. Avi Weisfogel: Treating Sleep Apnea with Dental Appliances