Understanding Sleep Lingo (CLOUD) By: Dr. John Viviano - Updated October 2, 2019
Practicing Dental Sleep Medicine involves using sleep terminology. Mastering this terminology is mandatory for you to communicate effectively with physicians, patients, insurance carriers and other third parties.
Dr. Viviano obtained his credentials from the University of Toronto in 1983. His clinic is limited to managing sleep-disordered breathing and sleep-related bruxism. He is a Credentialed Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine and has lectured internationally, conducted original research, and authored original articles on the management of sleep-disordered breathing. His clinic is the first Canadian facility accredited by the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and he is Clinical Director of the Sleep Disorders Dentistry Research and Learning Centre. Dr. Viviano also hosts the SleepDisordersDentistry LinkedIn Discussion Group and conducts dental sleep medicine CE programs for various levels of experience, including a 4-day mini residency. He can be reached at (905) 212-7732 or via sleepdisordersdentistry.com.
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