People spend 30% of their lives sleeping. Health professionals have begun to recognize the many consequences of sleep disturbances caused by abnormal sleep breathing patterns, or Sleep Disordered Breathing. Please take a minute and complete The Epworth Sleepiness Scale to find out whether or not you or a loved one might have Sleep Disordered Breathing. Chattanooga Sleep Associates at Lunn Dentistry offers a free Sleep Health Evaluation for anyone concerned about the quality of their sleep health.Click to take The Epworth Sleepiness Scale
“I always feel that I am in good hands when I come for my dental appointment. An important part of that feeling is that the people who serve me are experts in the business.” — Winnie M.
Sufficient rest and sleep are fundamental to your overall health and wellbeing. What may seem like a simple snoring problem could be a symptom of a more serious health concern. Snoring is the first, recognizable symptom that you or a loved one is not getting good sleep and may have “Sleep Disordered Breathing” (SDB). SDB is a condition characterized by repeated episodes of hypopnea (underbreathing) and apnea (not breathing) during sleep and directly affects the quality of your daily life.Click to learn more about Snoring
“This is indeed a family dentistry; you are treated like part of that family. I highly recommend to any one who wants to visit a dentist, go to Lunn Dentistry!” — Gibbs R.
Chattanooga Sleep Associates at Lunn Dentistry understand that good nutrition and exercise are important for a person’s general health and wellbeing. We also know about the third pillar of health – the importance of a good night’s sleep! The way you feel when you are awake is the result of the quality of sleep you get at night. Damage from sleep disordered breathing can occur in an instant (such falling asleep at the wheel of a car resulting in an accident) or raise your risk for having chronic health problems. Did you know that you are more than twice as likely of having a heart attack if you have Obstructive Sleep Apnea than if you smoke?Click to learn more about the Importance of Sleep
“Extremely knowledgeable staff and a great comprehensive team approach to dental care. I leave feeling educated on my role in prevention/maintenance and well taken care of. ” — Melissa H.
Oral Appliance Therapy is a custom made, dental appliance treatment for sleep disordered breathing and mild to moderate Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Dr. Angela custom-fits a “mouth guard-like” that helps maintain an open, unobstructed airway, improving sleep, restoring alertness, and revitalizing health. Contact Chattanooga Sleep Associates at Lunn Dentistry to schedule a free Sleep Health Evaluation if you are concerned about the quality of your sleep health. We want everyone to get a good night’s sleep!Click to learn more about Oral Appliance Therapy
“I always get great patient education here! Your care is excellent and I always leave feeling well-informed.” — Rachel R.
“They made me feel very welcome and comfortable. They mixed business and pleasure very well. Continue to treat your staff like the professionals they truly are. I want to tell you that I like coming to my dentist!!!” — Wayne A.
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