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Sleep & Sleep Apnea

Sleep Disorders: Sleep Apnea and Upper Stimulation Therapy

by Dr. Ryan Osborne
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In a recent segment on NPR, the topic of sleep disorders was brought up. How can sleep problems affect more than our attention? How can sleep problems affect our health? The story follows Michael Arnott, a 67-year-old former marathon runner, described as having a runner’s build. Indeed, his slim build was exactly why he didn’t […]

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New Therapy for Sleep Apnea – First Sleep Pacemaker placed in California at Osborne Head and Neck Institute.

by Dr. Ryan Osborne
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The first sleep pacemaker in California and the Western United States was implanted at Osborne Head and Neck Institute, Los Angeles, California, on November 17, 2014. The patient has had a remarkable recovery and improvement in symptoms. Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is a serious condition, where the body receives inadequate oxygenation during sleep. Muscular collapse […]

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Ground-breaking New Treatment Option for Sleep Apnea

by Dr. Belinda Mantle

What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)? Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is a serious medical condition, where collapse of the airways during sleep results in obstruction of airflow. Oxygen levels decrease and the sufferer wakes up to relieve the obstruction and recover oxygenation. This series of events results in periodic awakenings throughout the night and may […]

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