Sleep Dentist

ADA Statement on Dentists Treating Sleep Apnea and Other SRBDs

Late last year, the American Dental Association (ADA) put out a statement affirming that dentists do have a role in treating sleep-related breathing disorders like snoring, upper airway resistance syndrome (UARS), and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The statement recognizes that optimal care of SRDBs is multidisciplinary, and that dentists [...]

Does Blue Cross Blue Shield Cover Sleep Apnea Treatment?

Yes. BlueCross BlueShield of Nebraska (BCBSNE) like most insurers recognizes that sleep apnea is a serious medical condition. If left untreated, the cost of related health conditions related to sleep apnea is much greater than the cost of treating sleep apnea. So BCBSNE covers the diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea. Here are more [...]