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Is there another way to treat sleep apnea than using a mask?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Mask is best.

The CPAP or BiPAP mask is the best way to treat it.
There are bite plates and nose inserts and surgical procedures that exist, but the mask is the best. Weight loss cures it if you're significantly overweight.

In brief: Mask is best.

The CPAP or BiPAP mask is the best way to treat it.
There are bite plates and nose inserts and surgical procedures that exist, but the mask is the best. Weight loss cures it if you're significantly overweight.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Dr. Dean Giannone
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Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Sleep apnea

The best treatment is weight loss.
There are forms of surgery that have varying degrees of success. The are mandibular advancing devices.

In brief: Sleep apnea

The best treatment is weight loss.
There are forms of surgery that have varying degrees of success. The are mandibular advancing devices.
Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
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Dr. R. Keith Hill
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

There are a number of options available to patients including cpap, surgery, dental appliances, and of course the most difficult.
.........Weight loss!

In brief: Yes

There are a number of options available to patients including cpap, surgery, dental appliances, and of course the most difficult.
.........Weight loss!
Dr. R. Keith Hill
Dr. R. Keith Hill
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial

In brief: Yes

Yes. Also dental appliances and surgery

In brief: Yes

Yes. Also dental appliances and surgery
Dr. Louis Gallia
Dr. Louis Gallia
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