Dental Sleep Device Options

There are multiple routes you can go when choosing a dental sleep device. Below are a few options as well as the description. If you have any questions or would like to book an appointment, please give us a call at 360-882-7866.

 
 

Dorsal

  • One of the most popular choices for snoring and obstructive sleep apnea.
  • Allows for patient comfort and lateral jaw movement.
  • The appliance is traditionally fabricated with adjustable screws in the maxillary appliance to allow for further mandibular advancement.

 
 

Adjustable Herbst

  • The Adjustable Herbst® is a two-piece construction held together with two inseparable hinged mechanisms which are designed with advancement screws to allow for titration and advancement of the mandible.
  • The Adjustable Herbst® is designed for incremental advancement of the mandible to the desired position.
 
 

Tap Devices

  • Fully adjustable on a horizontal plane, providing dentists the ability to locate the ideal mandibular position.
  • The maxillary component utilizes an adjustable screw and hook which interfaces with a lower socket or lower lingual bar to hold the mandible in the desired position.

 
 

EMA® Device

  • The smallest of our obstruction sleep apnea appliances.
  • The individual trays are constructed of 2mm vacuum form material and are held together with straps of varying lengths and flexibility.
  • These straps provide unsurpassed lateral movement and comfort as well as dictating the amount of mandibular advancement.