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Rani Ben-David, president and founder of Sleep Group Solutions (SGS), Hollywood, Fla, wants SGS seminar attendees to learn from the best, particularly from those who actually practice dental sleep medicine. “Most of the SGS speakers/teachers are diplomates of the American Sleep and Breathing Academy...

Teachers and Diplomates: “Who Practice What They Teach”

Rani Ben-David, president and founder of Sleep Group Solutions (SGS), Hollywood, Fla, wants SGS seminar attendees to learn from the best, particularly from those who actually practice dental sleep medicine. “Most of the SGS speakers/teachers are diplomates of the American Sleep and Breathing Academy...

In the days leading up to Super Bowl LII February 4th, most of the country was preparing for what is referred to as “The Big Game” and the City of Minneapolis was covered with posters that said “Welcome to The Bold North”, likely referring...

ASBA Diplomates Treat Hall of Fame NFL Players at Super Bowl Screening Provided by Pro Player Health Alliance and Project Rose

In the days leading up to Super Bowl LII February 4th, most of the country was preparing for what is referred to as “The Big Game” and the City of Minneapolis was covered with posters that said “Welcome to The Bold North”, likely referring...

ORLANDO, FL – The American Sleep and Breathing Academy’s work with the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) continued last month prior to the NFL’s Pro Bowl game in Orlando, Florida. The relationship has led to real benefits for NFL players while continuing to...

ASBA Participates at Pro Bowl Screening 2018 in Orlando, FL

ORLANDO, FL – The American Sleep and Breathing Academy’s work with the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) continued last month prior to the NFL’s Pro Bowl game in Orlando, Florida. The relationship has led to real benefits for NFL players while continuing to...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The long push to get federal certainty in the diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in transportation workers came a step closer last week. In a meeting with the staff of Rep. Anna Eshoo, Dr. Elliott J. Alpher asked for...

ASBA campaign for “Dental Sleep Medicine Expert to the Medical Review Board” appointment

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The long push to get federal certainty in the diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in transportation workers came a step closer last week. In a meeting with the staff of Rep. Anna Eshoo, Dr. Elliott J. Alpher asked for...

LAS VEGAS – Can a chronic condition such as sleep disordered breathing be eliminated? It’s ultimately a scientific question, but Dave Singh, DMD, PhD, DDSc, is also quick to point out that the answer is not a threat to anyone’s livelihood. “No one is...

Sleep & Wellness Conference Keynote Speech – A Cure for Sleep Apnea?

LAS VEGAS – Can a chronic condition such as sleep disordered breathing be eliminated? It’s ultimately a scientific question, but Dave Singh, DMD, PhD, DDSc, is also quick to point out that the answer is not a threat to anyone’s livelihood. “No one is...

RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE NTSB FOR IMPROVED SAFETY IN TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRIES RELATED TO FATIGUE, DAYTIME SLEEPINESS, POOR SLEEP HYGIENE, UNDIAGNOSED & UNTREATED OSA, AS WELL AS IMPROVEMENT IN TECHNOLOGICAL UTILIZATION Neal Seltzer, DMD, FAGD, D. ABDSM, D. ACSDD, D. ASBA History: 1.   There is...

Recommendations for the NTSB for Improved Safety in Transportation Industries Related to Fatigue, Daytime Sleepiness, Poor Sleep Hygiene, Undiagnosed and Untreated OSA, as well as Improvement in Technological Utilization

RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE NTSB FOR IMPROVED SAFETY IN TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRIES RELATED TO FATIGUE, DAYTIME SLEEPINESS, POOR SLEEP HYGIENE, UNDIAGNOSED & UNTREATED OSA, AS WELL AS IMPROVEMENT IN TECHNOLOGICAL UTILIZATION Neal Seltzer, DMD, FAGD, D. ABDSM, D. ACSDD, D. ASBA History: 1.   There is...

Treatment is not always over after diagnosis and fabrication. Instead, patients frequently find their way back to the office complaining about jaw pain. Fortunately, there are relatively simple solutions. Dan Tache, DMD, has pondered these solutions for the better part of a decade after...

When Patients Come Back – Educational Seminar Addresses Simple Steps to Address Pain

Treatment is not always over after diagnosis and fabrication. Instead, patients frequently find their way back to the office complaining about jaw pain. Fortunately, there are relatively simple solutions. Dan Tache, DMD, has pondered these solutions for the better part of a decade after...

Invitation from Dr. Kent Smith, DDS The annual “Sleep and Wellness” conference organized by the American Sleep and Breathing Academy (ASBA) is being held April 13-14 in Las Vegas, NV. Expected attendance will be approximately 600. Conference Website http://sleep-conference.com The ASBA’s annual meeting focuses...

Dr. Kent Smith, ASBA President, Invitation to Sleep and Wellness 2018

Invitation from Dr. Kent Smith, DDS The annual “Sleep and Wellness” conference organized by the American Sleep and Breathing Academy (ASBA) is being held April 13-14 in Las Vegas, NV. Expected attendance will be approximately 600. Conference Website http://sleep-conference.com The ASBA’s annual meeting focuses...

Most experts agree on an average of twenty minutes for the perfect nap. But Dr. Kent Smith, D-ABDSM, ASBA, president of the American Sleep and Breathing Academy and the founder of Sleep Dallas, says that it “depends on the reason for the nap, but fifteen...

Dr. Kent Smith Weighs in on Health Benefits of Napping

Most experts agree on an average of twenty minutes for the perfect nap. But Dr. Kent Smith, D-ABDSM, ASBA, president of the American Sleep and Breathing Academy and the founder of Sleep Dallas, says that it “depends on the reason for the nap, but fifteen...

 Dental Sleep Coordinator Specialist “Certification” Course Due to high demand and overwhelming positive feedback from the first ASBA/SGS Boot Camp held in Phoenix, AZ in December 2017, the ASBA will be including a special Dental Sleep Coordinator Specialist “Certification” Course at Sleep and Wellness 2018....

Register for the Dental Sleep Coordinator Boot Camp Added to ASBA Sleep and Wellness Conference 2018 in Las Vegas

 Dental Sleep Coordinator Specialist “Certification” Course Due to high demand and overwhelming positive feedback from the first ASBA/SGS Boot Camp held in Phoenix, AZ in December 2017, the ASBA will be including a special Dental Sleep Coordinator Specialist “Certification” Course at Sleep and Wellness 2018....