If you experience any of the following, we invite you to fill out the corresponding questionnaire that reflects your current condition. A copy of your questionnaire will be sent to our office to be evaluated by one of our doctors and discussed with you during your consultation.
Please call our office at (515) 256-9000 to set-up an appointment.
The Greek word "apnea" means "without breath" and millions of people suffer from the effects of snoring and obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep Apnea is a condition where one stops breathing for ten seconds or longer. Oral appliance therapy may very well provide the solution.
Sleep Apnea Questionnaire:
If you experience jaw pain or headaches , you may be suffering from TMD disorder, sometimes called TMJ. TMD is a cylce of pain, muscle spasms, and jaw joint problems that results when the teeth, chewing muscles, and jaw joints don't work together in harmony.
TMD/Sleep Apnea Combined
Dental orthotics are clear plastic appliances that are made to fit your lower teeth. Dental orthotics align your lower jaw bone while you eat and speak which relieves the pressure on some very tender jaw joints.