Obstructive Sleep Apnea(OSA)


Nose blockage along with excess fat accumulation in the upper airway may cause snoring & sleep apnea & create a sound from the airway while sleeping . The person can also experience repeated attacks of cessation is breath called APNOEA during the entire night . Symptoms may include – feeling tired after waking up/ lethargy/ daytime sleepiness/ irritability/ anxiety/ hypertension/ depressive symptoms. Severity of snoring and sleep apnoea can be assessed by Sleep Study followed by Drug Induced Sleep Endoscopy which can identify the exact site of obstruction of snoring and sleep apnoea. Surgical management of snoring and sleep apnoea which includes Endoscopic Septoplasty with Bilateral Inferior Turbinate Reduction, Coblation Tonsillectomy and Coblation Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, Tongue base reduction, Geniohyoid Advancement.

What Causes Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apneea ?

Snoring  & Sleep Apnea Surgery Done by Dr. Sumit Mrig

What Happen when you Sleep?

Patient Undergoing DISE-drug induced sleep endoscopy to identify exact site of blockage during Sleep