We Are Airway Aware
In addition, to our family, cosmetic, and restorative dental services, Dr. Santana-Paine offers treatments to facilitate optimal airway health and breathing. Millions of adults and children suffer from sleep and breathing disorders, and our team is here to help and reduce these health risks.
Thanks to her advanced training, Dr. Santana-Paine truly understands the impact your oral anatomy has on your functional airway i.e. breathing. Therefore, she can offer modern treatments to help with common problems such as snoring and sleep apnea.
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One significant breakthrough for airway health has been the Vivos Treatment Protocol. This system offers an all-natural, non-invasive, and non-pharmaceutical solution to common disorders such as TMJ and sleep apnea. What’s more, it really works!
Patients using this revolutionary treatment report being able to breathe through their noses, improved sleep patterns, and a solution to their pain.
Our dentist is able to create a custom treatment that involves five easy steps:
- 1. Expert Consultation
Our new approach to dentistry is demonstrated by our commitment to helping children (as young as three) and adults uncover potential whole-body health problems. Using the Vivos Treatment Protocol, we are able to guide you on your journey to easier breathing and improved health.
The Vivos System begins with a comprehensive evaluation and examination of your oral health and jaw development. This includes:
- Filling out a questionnaire
- Comprehensive head and neck exam using modern technology
- At-home sleep test
- 2. Diagnosis & Imaging
A crucial part of your treatment is firstly diagnosing your sleep apnea and identifying the cause. Only then can we move forward and be confident that we are pursuing the ideal treatment method.
- 3. Intelligence Report
Once the initial evaluation is complete, your doctor will compile an Airway Intelligence Report. This report details the results of your exam, your airway measurements, and your treatment plan.
This information is then passed onto your Vivos trained dentist, Dr. Santana-Paine, at Bay Breeze Dentistry.
- 4. Life-Changing Treatment
The Vivos System involves a multi-faceted approach. In addition to nutritional and sleep advice you will receive, you’ll be fitted for a specialty appliance.
The custom medical device fits comfortably into your mouth and is to be worn for 12-24 months. The oral appliance is worn in the evening, and while you sleep. Patients report positive effects within days!
Dr. Santana-Paine works closely with your primary physician to make adjustments and ensure long-term success.
- 5. Post-Care
Once your treatment is complete, it is very unlikely you’ll need any further intervention. You can just enjoy better sleep, more energy, and a real feeling of relief.
Watch our video and learn how this treatment is truly changing lives.
BioRejuvenation Dentistry…Learn more about BioRejuvenation… combines science, skill, and art to treat many dental challenges that could arise when one part of your system is out of balance. This may include:
As a BioRejuvenation expert, Dr. Santana-Paine can safely diagnose and address these issues using modern technology that achieves outstanding results.
Getting a good night’s sleep is essential to your physical and mental health! If you are waking up tired or have trouble sleeping, you could be suffering from sleep apnea.
In simple terms, sleep apnea is a condition where you stop breathing due to your throat collapsing during the night. It is a serious problem that restricts the flow of oxygen through your nose or mouth, and it could lead to other serious health problems.
When caring for children and adults, Dr. Santana-Paine looks into what is causing your sleep apnea and adapts her treatment according to your needs. She’ll start by considering your symptoms, which may include:
If you are suffering from this disorder, Dr. Santana-Paine uses the Vivos Treatment Protocol to help with this condition. Consisting of a custom breathing wellness program and oral appliance, this treatment helps maintain proper airflow while you sleep. You’ll see life-changing results in 12-24 months while reducing your health risks and fatigue.
The Bay Breeze Dentistry office is friendly, clean, and has always been flexible with my schedule. I have always been pleased with the work done here. Also, my ten-year-old is very comfortable with all their dental services.
Susan D. (Actual Patient)