Sleep Apnea is being studied by doctors at a fast rate the past couple of years. Sleep Apnea is dangerous because it is often times connected to diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and stroke. Dr. Weisfogel studies sleep problems and desires to find solutions for them. Many people that have sleep Apnea do not know they have it. It is estimated that about 90 percent of the people who have it are not aware of it. Dr. Avi Weisfogel had made this discovery and for this reason he strives to make a difference in the treatment available for people with this disorder and other sleep disorders. Dr. Avi Weisforgel is able to provide people with dentistry and diagnose problems that arise because of oral problems related to teeth and how those problems effect sleep disorders. Sleep disorders may have a correlation with dental problems that cannot be solved without a dentist.
Dr. Avi Weisforgel started his practice as a dentist in 1999. He began to learn about sleep disorders and desired to help people in accordance to dentistry. He began to introduce mouth pieces to prevent sleep disorders in 2014. The interesting aspect is that Dr. Avi Weisfogel was interested in psychology all along because he gained his BA in it. He is a dentist that was interested in the psychology of the mind and disorders that occur to a person as they sleep. He uses his knowledge in dentistry to advance the teaches that can help people with sleep disorders overcome those problems.