GLIDEWELL LABORATORIES - aveoTSD
Glidewell's aveoTSD is a simple, low-cost treatment for problem snoring. It is available only by prescription from dentists or medical physicians. Traditional mandibular advancement devices indirectly move the tongue forward by moving the mandible, but aveoTSD suctions to the tongue, holding it forward and preventing it from falling back into the throat.
Made of medical-grade silicone, the aveoTSD is available in 3 sizes: small, medium, and large. The medium size fits 95% of individuals. The aveoTSD requires no impressions, no adjustments, no specialist fitting, and has no moving parts. It is also indicated for edentulous patients.
Over $5 Billion for a Good Night’s Sleep?!
The global sleep apnea devices market is expected to reach $5.3 billion by 2020, a huge increase from an estimated $3.7 billion in 2015, reports Markets and Markets . The 5-year predicted increase is due to increased awareness of oral appliances, an increasing number of diagnosed sleep apnea patients, and improved reimbursement rates, along with other factors. Therapeutic oral appliances are expected to register double-digit growth in the forecast period, according to the report. This is good news for manufacturers of oral sleep appliances such as Keller Labs, Somnomed, and Glidewell. By region,...Read More