Dr. Avi Weisfogel Making Headway In Sleep Disorders Management Through His Mastery

Dr. Avi Weisfogel is a renowned dentist and a sleep disorders expert based in New Jersey. He got his training at Rutgers University and New York University College of Dentistry where he attained a degree in biology and psychology and a DDS respectively. Soon after his training, Dr. Avi Weisfogel started his dental practice, Old Bridge Dental Care. So good was his work that he grew to be a reputable dentist with his fellow dentists referring their difficult cases to him. His efforts were very widely recognized that he won many awards, including the Best Dentist Award for numerous years.

Growth In Sleep Disorders Treatment

While managing Old Bridge Dental Care, Dr. Avi started researching the field of sleep disorders and how well dentists could help these patients. This prompted him to establish a company that helped doctors across the globe create and manage sleep laboratories, Healthy Heart Sleep. He further created Owner Unlimited Sleep Patient, a platform he utilized in training dentists on better ways of handling sleep patients. In a bid to aid dentists to explore the use of oral appliances in treating sleep disorders fully, Dr. Avi started Dental Sleep Masters in 2014.

Sleep Apnea Research

Through Dental Sleep Masters, Dr. Avi has been able to tackle research on sleep apnea, a condition that often goes undiagnosed. Studies conducted on this condition shows that it could be related to stroke and diabetes. This indicates that an urgent treatment is necessary to cure sleep apnea. From his mastery of sleep disorders, Dr. Avi has a deep understanding of the condition. He has since led his company in creating a model that guides caregivers to these patients on the best ways of handling them. He also seeks to raise awareness of this condition as they continue to seek for treatment.

Philanthropy

Dr. Avi loves children, and he believes that they too deserve good dental care. It is with this in mind that he works with a charity organization named Operation Smile. The organization helps children who have deformities, such as cleft lips and palates, in over 80 countries across the globe. In his efforts to offer support, Dr. Avi established the Go Fund Me campaign that aims at sourcing for funds for the organization.

Avi Weisfogel Has Become Much More Than Just Your Regular Dentist

Avi Weisfogel has a lot to point to in his dentistry practice including a high patient satisfaction rating and even given the Best Dentist award in New Jersey for his quality work. But he’s turned his career to something else now which is helping patients with sleep apnea find a way to get a good night’s rest using better techniques and comfortable oral appliances. His company where he consults with patients and other dentists is Dental Sleep Masters. He also is the founder of Healthy Heart Sleep and Owner Unlimited Sleep Patient and has been working to fund more research into sleep deprivation and its causes.

 

Weisfogel began his practice in dentistry after completing his bachelor’s at Rutgers University and receiving his DDS from NYU’s College of Dentistry. He first started practicing at an office in Edison, NJ and then founded an office in Old Bridge where he practiced most of his dentistry career. Even though Weisfogel was known as one of the best dentists in the area, he was never totally satisfied with his job as he told the Ideamensch website in an interview. He did take a particular interest in patients that he saw coming in that appeared to have a lack of sleep and soon started discovering that discomfort in the mouth and in the airways could affect it. He started exploring appliances and recommending dieting and exercise for those with weight problems.

 

Avi Weisfogel also uses his passion for smiles to help those around the world with mouth disorders and cleft palates. The group he set up a GoFundMe campaign for is Operation Smile, founded by a doctor and his wife who traveled the world and sought to help treat young children in the continents of Africa and Asia that could not afford to be treated in local hospitals. Weisfogel has also held several charity events in the greater New York City area and is a passionate hockey lover and supporter of the New York Rangers. You can find out more about Avi Weisfogel’s ideas and his passions on his social media pages including his twitter which is @avi_weisfogel.