Do you struggle with snoring or mild-to-moderate obstructive sleep apnoea? Discover the Oventus Clearway Device™ - a unique alternative to Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) machines helping to address sleep apnoea.
Combining various technologies the Oventus Clearway Device™ is a sleep therapy device helping treat obstructive sleep apnoea. The device is an oral mouthguard that incorporates an airway that directs air from outside of the mouth through to the back of the throat, bypassing any obstruction that may exist (nasal, tongue, soft palate).
Obstructive sleep apnoea is a sleep disorder that affects many patients and their ability to breathe properly while they sleep. In most cases this form of sleep apnoea results in a partially or fully blocked air passage, causing individuals to stop breathing. In more severe cases, patients can experience hundreds of blockages each night.
Research has revealed that sleep apnoea is often linked to high blood pressure, irregular heartbeat, diabetes and strokes. Other effects of sleep apnoea include:
If you feel as though you are suffering from sleep apnoea, please consult a sleep physician for medical advice.
Below is an outline of factors that contribute to sleep apnoea:
Dr Alan Lim has been involved with snoring and sleep appliances for over 20 years, and is the main provider of Oventus appliances in Western Australia. Throughout this time he has worked alongside Sleep Physicians to help treat hundreds of patients suffering from obstructed sleep apnoea and snoring.
Passionate about improving the quality of sleep amongst his patients, Dr Lim is also currently involved in research on the Oventus appliance O2Vent T at the University of Western Australia (Centre for Sleep Science).