CPAP is the most frequently prescribed treatment for obstructive sleep apnea. The Sioux Falls Sleep Center offers unmeasured services that can assist you with finding the right fit for you, troubleshoot any difficulties you may have with CPAP, and assist you if you are unable to tolerate the device.
Common Causes of Intolerance the CPAP
1. Nasal congestion and allergies
2. Deviated nasal septum
4. Poorly fitted mask
5. Malfunction of CPAP humidification features
6. Associated sleep disorder, most commonly insomnia
7. Inadequate patient education about CPAP
The Sioux Falls Sleep Center offers specific tools to help you tolerate your CPAP and improve compliance. We also offer a Claustrophobia Clinic, the clinic offers specific support with the help of a behavioral specialist. Also, the Sioux Falls Sleep Center offers a host of the most current gear and devices to make your CPAP more comfortable. If you do not tolerate CPAP, we will offer you a variety of alternative treatments for CPAP including oral appliances and surgery of non-invasive treatments for sleep apnea.