Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)

WHAT IS CPAP? The most common and effective nonsurgical treatment for sleep apnea is Continuous Positive Airway Pressure or CPAP which is applied through a nasal or facial mask while you sleep.  The CPAP machine device does not breathe for you.  Instead, it creates a flow of air pressure when you inhale that is strong enough to keep your airway passages open.   Once your otolaryngologist determines that CPAP is the right treatment, you will need to wear the CPAP mask every night. HOW DO YOU Read more [...]