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Dr. Wayne Whitley, Oral Systemic Balance practitioner

For those patients who live in the Washington DC area, and who are interested in pursuing treatment with Oral Systemic Balance, I strongly recommend that they see Dr. Wayne Whitley’s website Oral Systemic Balance is a groundbreaking concept developed by Dr. Farrand Robson of Tacoma, WA. I regard Dr. Whitley as one of the most […]

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Sleep Apnea and Truck Driving–A Dangerous Combination

Any truck driver found to have sleep apnea is required to have this disorder managed or they will loose their commercial drivers license. This patient tried everything but finally found his solution with oral appliance therapy.

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The Overlooked Effects of "Second-Hand" Snoring

This patient talks candidly about the often overlooked effects of “second-hand” snoring. Just like cigarette smoking damages the health of those near by, snoring has a significant detrimental effect on the sleep of the non-snoring bed partner. It is also interesting to hear his comments about feeling good before wearing the oral appliance. It is […]

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Oral Systemic Balance in the management of head and neck pain

It is not uncommon for people with sleep-related breathing disorders to have a significant amount of head and neck pain. People with these combined problems, have a double whammy in getting good sleep. Not only are they fighting for air during sleep and sleeping fitfully because of difficulty breathing, they have the added burden of […]

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