Used during sleep, an oral appliance is worn like an orthodontic retainer. It supports the jaw in a forward position to help keep the upper airway open. Oral appliance therapy is an effective treatment option for obstructive sleep apnea.
CPAP is traditionally prescribed for treatment of sleep apnea; however, many adults find it uncomfortable or inconvenient. Sadly, some discontinue CPAP use and remain untreated. There are alternatives.
Oral appliance therapy is an effective, convenient and comfortable alternative to CPAP for treating sleep apnea that you can start right away.
The MATRx plus is an easy-to-use, FDA-cleared and Health Canada-licensed, device that conducts at-home sleep tests to diagnose if you have obstructive sleep apnea and lets you know if an oral appliance will be an effective treatment.
After completing the MATRx plus test, your dentist will know:
It’s a great feeling waking of refreshed, ready to take on the day with optimism and energy. The MATRx plus makes treating obstructive sleep apnea easy, effective and comfortable.
If you would like more information about how our technology helps diagnose sleep apnea and supports treatment with a custom sleep oral appliance, please contact our Customer Success team at 1-877-227-9832 or complete the form below.