Sleep deprivation comes with many health risks. Dr. Avi Weisfogel is a specialist in matters relating sleep. As a fact, he has helped to address the issues of sleep apnea through dentistry. Most overweight people are affected by sleep apnea. They are advised to work out and reduce weight. However, as the disease can affect anyone, it is only advisable to seek medical attention.
Dr. Avi started his academics at Rutgers University where he graduated with a degree in Biology and Psychology. After completion, he pursued a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York University. Armed with the set skills, he started his private practice and called it Old Bridge Dental Care. The facility would win the best dentist award for two consecutive years. It was during his practice when he interacted with patients ailing from sleep apnea. Avi discovered that most people who had the disease remained undiagnosed. Therefore, he took it upon himself to study and understand the condition. In 2012, he founded Owner Unlimited Sleep Patients. The institution brought together experts in sleep and dental matters. Through this platform. He engaged the experts on different medicines and methods through which dentists can help sleep apnea patients.
As he traversed the world of sleep, he discovered that sleep apnea could be managed through oral appliances. He would then launch the Dental Sleep Master’s program. Through this program, he developed devices that brought relief to patients with sleep disorders. The oral sleepwear functioned by maintaining the airways open during sleep. Other appliances supported the jaws ensuring the person breathed comfortably during sleep. Dr. Avi Weisfogel has been practicing for over 25 years. He uses his expertise in dentistry, treatment of sleep disorders, and management practices to keep his business going. According to him, a typical day begins at 6 am. He proceeds to pray for one hour and talk to his life coach for another. All these activities seek to prepare him for the day. The rest of the day is handled as events unfold. He takes calls, attends business meetings, write blogs and most importantly, he attends to his patients.