If you need sleep apnea treatment or surgery in Waterford, Connecticut, make an appointment with the Ear, Nose & Throat Associates of Southeast CT. Though sleep apnea & snoring are not the same thing, they can be closely related. We also offer treatment to aid in snoring relief including snoring surgery for chronic cases.
Sleep apnea is a sleep irregularity characterized by pauses in respiration or instances of very light respiration during rest. Pauses in breathing can occur for a few seconds to minutes and could happen upwards of 30 times or more an hour!
Sleep apnea treatment often includes treating the underlying medical condition. Treatment can also include the use of breathing devices that might supplement your body with oxygen during the night.