Koala® Center for Sleep and TMJ Disorders Provides Treatment for Pediatric Sleep Apnea
Does Your Child Snore or Show Any Other Signs of Disturbed Sleep? If You Are Concerned Your Child’s Sleep Troubles May Be a Sign of a Sleep Related Breathing Disorder, Do Not Hesitate to Contact Koala® Center for Sleep and TMJ Disorders Today. Our Dedicated Doctors & Dental Staff Are Here to Help Your Little Ones Feel & Sleep Better.
When your child is in poor health or discomfort, it can be an extremely stressful time as a parent. Your child’s sleeping patterns are one factor that can affect their health and well-being immensely. Because children are young and their brains are still developing, it is extremely important that they maintain regular sleeping habits. Sleep related breathing disorders are a problem that can affect people of all ages, but can be especially problematic for childhood development and eventual high blood pressure. Fortunately, there are a number of treatment strategies offered at our dental clinic for pediatric sleep related breathing disorders that can help your child recover from the condition over time. KoalaKIDZzz® is a division of the Koala® Center for Sleep and TMJ Disorders where our dentists treat Sleep Related Breathing Disorders. Pediatric sleep apnea is one such sleep related breathing disorder. If your child has been diagnosed with pediatric obstructive sleep apnea, we will work with your physician to create a treatment plan that may include using oral appliance therapy.At Koala® Center for Sleep and TMJ Disorders, our team can provide a diagnosis and treatment strategy for your child, all in the comfort of our dental clinics. We have various locations across the entire United States and help patients of all ages with a number of medical conditions, which include snoring, sleep apnea, TMD and pediatric sleep breathing disorders. If you believe that your child is suffering from a sleep related breathing disorder, our team at Koala® Center for Sleep and TMJ Disorders has dentists on site at multiple locations who can provide a number of treatment solutions for children. Pediatric sleep related breathing disorders are caused by a variety of reasons and can show many different symptoms. Some symptoms that can occur include:
- Daytime sleepiness
- Difficulty concentrating
- Poor attention span
- Nightmares or night terrors
- Poor performance at school
If your child is experiencing some of these symptoms, it is possible that they may be suffering from a sleep related breathing disorder. Our dental clinics provide treatments such as guided growth and airway development and oral appliance therapy for children of all ages. We can help to identify the root of the problem and provide treatment plans that usually do not require surgery or medication, and instead help to establish correct oral habits and proper airway development. Our team at Koala® Center for Sleep and TMJ Disorders will work with you and your child to find the best option for their specific oral needs, and provide a safe and professional environment for their treatment plan. We welcome children of all ages at our clinics, and can work with your family to provide a friendly dental experience. If you believe that your child may be suffering from a sleep related breathing disorder, it is important that they come into our clinic for a consultation. At Koala® Center for Sleep and TMJ Disorders, we will work with you and your loved ones to provide the best treatment solutions, and have your child feeling better as soon as possible. Contact us today for more information, and our team can answer any questions that you may have about pediatric sleep related breathing disorders.