Dr. Drake is a dentist BOARD CERTIFIED in dental sleep medicine and has been exclusively practicing dental sleep medicine in this community for 20 years. He is considered to be one of the top clinicians in the entire world. He teaches dentists and physicians all about sleep and sleep-disordered breathing. Our staff dentists have all been trained personally by Dr. Drake.
Oral devices can be used as a first-line of therapy for the treatment of mild to moderate sleep apnea. Patients you refer to us will need a sleep study prior to consultation—after that, we will take it from there! We communicate their treatment with your office. All devices are custom-fit to the individual patient and are FDA approved. Dr. Drake offers free consultations to all new patients referred to our office — insurance benefits are verified prior to consultation with the patient, and we make every effort to keep the patient’s out-of-pocket to a minimum.
A mandibular repositioning device is considered durable medical equipment (DME) and is covered by medical insurance. Dr. Drake, DDS is a Medicare provider, and we follow their guidelines on oral devices for the treatment of sleep apnea. He is in-network with the following insurance companies:
Medicare Advantage plans and supplements
Care Credit is available for any out-of-pocket costs not covered by your insurance