Breath better, feel better!
Breathing and airway problems are a growing concern. According to the American Sleep Apnea Association, more than 22 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea. Adults and children are experiencing the negative effects caused by disturbed sleep.
Dr. Hakimi is dedicated to a holistic approach for treating her patients. She knows her patients' quality of life is affected not just their oral health, but their whole-body health. Helping her patients find effective solutions for their breathing problems is vitally important to their overall well-being.
Dentists have become the primary providers when it comes to treating airway and breathing problems. Opening the airway by means of a custom-created orthotic is the most effective and comfortable solution for many patients
What are the benefits of orthotic treatment?
‘‘Wonderful experience, and yes at the dentist's office! Dr. Hakimi is very down to earth; she spends time explaining everything that her office can do for you. Dr. Hakimi and her team of ladies were professional and made you feel as relaxed as you could be in a dentist's chair.‘‘
Carrie B., 5-Star Google Review
The earlier the diagnosis by our periodontist dentist in Auburn, CA the better! Airway and breathing problems can contribute to some very serious health conditions, including circulatory problems that can cause:
You may, and not even know it!
Many people suffer from the effects caused by poor airway health and don't even know it! Could you be one of them? How can you know?
Here are some of the signs that could indicate you have a problem:
Of course, some of these symptoms occur while you are sleeping and you may not even be aware that you do them.
We have provided a helpful download for you to give to your sleeping partner to fill out about your sleeping habits. Bring it with you for your consultation at Nicky M. Hakimi DDS.