You have every reason in the world to hate CPAP

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CPAP is life saving technology for people with obstructive sleep apnea.  Unfortunately, the majority of patients do not tolerate CPAP and often go untreated.  Dental Sleep Medicine offers a comfortable, safe and effective alternative to CPAP.  Dr Shapira is a pioneer in the use of oral appliances to treat CPAP with over 30 years experience. Ira Shapira has been utilizing physiologic …

Migraines, Headache and Chronic Daily Headaches are TMJ Disorders: Orofacial Pain Differential Diagnosis.

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Each individual patient has unique issues with their physiology.  The good news if that effective physiologic treatment can improve or eliminate these problems for many patients.  Learn how a physiologic diagnostic orthotic can determine whether you will eliminate you pain and improve your quality of life. Patients who suffer from migraines and other chronic or severe headaches usually have Trigeminal …

TMJ, Alias: the Great Imposter, has a Co-Conspirator: Poor Sleep: Orofacial Pain has Multiple Causes which require Differential Diagnosis.

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June 2014  Now Available in Highland Park, Il GURNEE, IL, July 27, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ — Gurnee dentist Dr Ira L Shapira has been involved in research and the treatment of TMJ Disorders (TMD) as well as the treatment of Sleep Apnea and Snoring for over 30 years. He is a pioneer in the field of Dental Sleep Medicine and did …