Various Sleep Apnea Treatments Other Than CPAP

By on May 9, 2014

As we all know, sleep apnea is available with various effective treatments. Among those, CPAP is the most common treatment that doctors prefer to advice sleep apnea patients.

But CPAP is not suitable for everyone. Fear not! For those who cannot tolerate CPAP treatment could go for other alternatives to deal with sleep apnea. Let us know what those alternative sleep apnea treatments other than CPAP are!

Sleep Apnea Surgery

Sleep Apnea Treatments Other Than CPAP - Sleep Apnea Surgery

To get some rest, sleep apnea surgery is recommended depending on the existing condition of the sufferer. Surgery aims at removing unnecessary or extra tissue from your throat or nose which may be making you to snore or vibrating or obstructing upper airways that lead to sleep apnea.

Your surgical options include Tracheostomy, Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP), Maxillomandibular advancement and more.

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