The good news is that sleep apnea can be treated at Head and Neck Associates of Bay County, P.A.. Some of the most common treatments for sleep apnea include a device called Nasal CPAP, a mouthpiece (called an oral appliance) and various surgical procedures. Weight loss, if appropriate, sometimes cures sleep apnea without any other treatment. Your doctors can discuss the options with you to help you find the best treatment.
Some patients see their high blood pressure, acid reflux and diabetes improve with proper treatment of their sleep apnea. Patients with heart problems often see improvements in this condition. Most patients simply feel better after successful treatment.