Mandibular Advancement Splint (MAS)

What would it mean to you to get rid of your or your partner’s snoring?

How would you feel if you were to wake up in the morning feeling fresh and ready to have great day? You would want that wouldn't you?

Would you rather have the snoring sorted now or try ineffective snoring products on the Internet and waste all that money and ultimately realise that you need quality effective care.

Can you imagine the day when you are not snoring? What would it be like to sleep soundly?

If you were to be 6 months from today and were looking back over the last 6 months, what would have had to happen in your life, for you to feel happy and healthy?

We know that fixing your or your partners snoring has been on your mind for a while and may have tried a few avenues but with no success.

As you read this information, you will notice that you there is more to snoring than buying a product from the Internet thinking that it will work. You must visit us before you make that decision. It’s better now before its too late.

As you contemplate to come to see us for a consultation, you can appreciate the precision and care that you will be given, to get rid of your snoring

When you see us we will guide you of the treatment options that will be optimum for you to cure your snoring.

Everyone that visits us has a positive result and change in their life. We have treated thousands of clients.

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What is a mandibular advancement splint (MAS)?

A MAS is a device that is worn in the mouth to bring the lower jaw forward therefore bringing the tongue forward to allow to keep your airway open when you are sleeping at night. 

Mandibular Advancement Splint (MAS)

Why do I need to wear a mandibular advancement splint (MAS)?

If you are suffering from snoring or sleep apnoea, your tongue falls back and blocks your airway when you are in deep sleep. This is what causes your snoring or apnoea. By wearing a mandibular advancement splint you can keep your tongue from falling back and therefore keep your airway open.

Are there any other options apart from mandibular advancement splint (MAS) to treat my sleep apnoea?

The treatment modalities to follow in order should be

  1. Lifestyle changes: lifestyle changes may include such things as
    • Avoiding alcohol and any sedating medications
    • Losing weight
    • Avoiding sleeping on your back
    • Adding an extra pillow
    • Using a nasal spray such as Fess to clear the nasal passages
  2. CPAPThis is the gold standard of treatment
  3. Surgery:  Surgery may include removal of tonsils and adenoids, nasal surgery (to remove nasal polyps, reduce the turbinates that may have enlarged, deviated septum), UPPP, Laser assisted uvuloplasty, radiofrequency ablation. An ENT surgeon in our team will discuss what is the most appropriate for you.

What are the risks of not treating my snoring sleep apnoea?

Your symptoms will get worse and ultimately lead to

  • Hypertension
  • Heart attack
  • Heart failure
  • Stroke
  • Diabetes
  • Depression and anxiety

Please call our centre on 02 9264 9120 if you have any questions or would like to make an appointment to discuss your problem. 

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