Sleep Apnea Treatment Portland, OR

Sleep is essential to your physical and mental health.

Our Holistitc Approach to Sleep Apnea Treatment Really Works!

Dr. Blodgett’s holistic approach to dental health focuses on more than just your teeth and gums. At Blodgett Dental Care, we closely examine how your oral health and whole body interact to develop comprehensive solutions and treatment plans for any problem, including sleep apnea.

Our holistic philosophy allows us to treat your entire body, helping you to feel your best and to optimize your whole body health.

“Dr. Blodgett and the entire staff do everything they can to put you at ease and make sure you’re comfortable from the moment you walk in the door. Overall: incredible dental work and caring, friendly service. Thanks so much! “

Gwendolyn P.

What Is Sleep Apnea?

Does your partner or spouse complain about your snoring? Do you often wake up in the morning feeling like you haven’t slept at all? Are you tired all the time and is your quality of life suffering because of it?

You may be one of nearly 20 million Americans who suffers from sleep apnea— a disorder where your breathing becomes very shallow, or stops entirely, during sleep. Sleep apnea is most often caused by an undersized, collapsed, or blocked airway.

A person with sleep apnea may stop breathing dozens of times every night, leading to poor sleep, tiredness, decreased productivity, and an overall lower quality of life. However, the real danger comes from the possibility that a person’s breathing may not restart on its own, making sleep apnea a potentially deadly condition.

A Non-Surgical Holistic Sleep Apnea Treatment

Traditional sleep apnea treatments are cumbersome, painful, and have serious drawbacks:

  • CPAP(continuous positive airway pressure) – A mask worn over the face and mouth during sleep and a small electric air compressor.
  • MAD (mandibular advancement device) – Forces the lower jaw forward, using the upper jaw for leverage.

Neither solution is ideal and neither solution treats the root cause of sleep apnea.

Fortunately, there is a better option!

The Daytime-Nighttime Appliance, also known as the DNA appliance, is revolutionary. Without surgery, orthodontics, braces, prescription drugs, injections, or any traditional dental gear, the DNA appliance system applies light intermittent vibrational forces to your teeth.

As your upper jaw expands and develops into its maximum natural shape and position, the size of your airway increases, too.

You’ll feel a dramatic improvement in your ability to breathe throughout the day and night.

The DNA Appliance Can Cure Sleep Apnea!

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Benefits of The DNA Appliance

  • Improved alignment of your teeth
  • Reduced snoring and fewer episodes of sleep apnea
  • Better sleep and increased productivity
  • Fewer symptoms of TMJ disorder

The DNA appliance system is pain-free, discreet, and comfortable to wear and use. No other sleep apnea therapy comes close.

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“I’m so grateful that Dr. Blodgett is practicing in Portland and that I was able to find him. His staff was great – really helpful and knowledgeable. I can’t say enough good things! Go here!”

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Our SE Portland Office

  • 522 SE Belmont Street – Portland, OR 97214

  • (503) 285-3620

  • Monday: 7:00am – 4:00pm
    Tuesday: 7:00am – 4:00pm
    Wednesday: 7:00am – 4:00pm
    Thursday: 7:00am – 4:00pm

Blodgett Dental Care has a conveniently located SE Portland dentist office and is open Monday-Thursday! Click for Directions.

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We’re ready to help you achieve amazing health!

Call (503) 285-3620 or contact Dr. Blodgett online to learn more about our approach to treating sleep apnea and holistic whole body health.