Dentist Avi Weisfogel: Using Dentistry to Address Sleep Problems

Dr. Avi Weisfogel is a pioneer when it comes to treating sleep apnea and other sleep disorders through the use of dentistry and dental technologies. While millions of people struggle with sleep problems that devastate their health and hurt their physical appearance and other health professionals wring their hands, Dr. Weisfogel has figured out how his training in dentistry can be used to treat breathing related sleep problems like sleep apnea. For more than 20 years, Dr. Weisfogel has used his skills, training and experience in dentistry to help sleep patients.

It was after he had graduated from Rutgers University with a B.S. in Biology and Psychology and was at New York University College of Dentistry working on his Doctorate in Dental Science that Avi Weisfogel became aware of the potential for treating sleep issues using dentistry. After earning his DDS and opening a dental office in New Jersey called Old Bridge Dental Care, Dr. Weisfogel began working with sleep patients. While he was earning Best Dentist awards for treating his regular patients, Dr. Avi Weisfogel was earning the undying gratitude of his sleep patients.

Once he understood how to create effective dental appliances to help sleep patients breathe better, Dr. Avi Weisfogel created the think tank Owner Unlimited Sleep Patients. Through that organization he not only shares what he has learned about creating custom dental appliances for treating people with sleep issues with dentists and other professionals, they also learn from each other. Dr. Weisfogel also travels nationally and internationally teaching dentists about creating sleep labs and other techniques for helping patients with sleep problems. He also created a global network of dentists prepared to help sleep patients.

Dr. Weisfogel also created the Dental Sleep Masters program. The program is designed to help dentists learn to produce dental appliances that improve patients’ ability to breathe without impediments blocking their airway. This has made a dramatic difference in the quality of rest patients with sleep issues experience. Dr. Avi Weisfogel’s excellent work has benefited countless people and earned him international acclaim as an innovative dentist and advocate for sleep patients.