[Posted on August 1]
Written by: Kevin Kramer
As a leading Dallas orthodontist, Dr. Ronald C. Perkins can provide you with information, diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a condition that robs your body of needed oxygen. Left untreated, it can lead to a number of serious and even fatal health problems. If you feel that you or someone you love may be suffering from this disorder, Dr. Perkins can provide you with an evaluation. If a diagnosis of sleep apnea is positive, he will ensure that you understandthe disorder and your treatment options. He uses a modified version of the TAP sleep apnea appliance to provide effective relief from the symptoms of sleep apnea.
Dr. Perkins has many years of experience in diagnosing Sleep apnea in children as well as adults. Many children suffer from this disorder and parents have no idea that they are affected. If your child appears to never get enough sleep, has dark circles under his or her eyes or exhibits any of the other symptoms of the disorder, Dr. Perkins can diagnose and treat the condition. His modified sleep apnea appliance has proven to be effective in more than 96 percent of patients treated and significantly reduces the risk of various health conditions related to sleep apnea.
Dr. Perkins can provide you with the help that you need to enjoy relief from sleep apnea symptoms. Feel free to read more about this and other disorders on our website or contact us to schedule your initial consultation with Dr. Ronald C. Perkins today.