NightLase – Snoring and Apnea
NightLase is a fast, patient-friendly and practically non-invasive treatment for snoring. It reduces snoring intensity with a gentle laser light treatment.It also can be used to help treat sleep apnea for patients who can’t tolerate CPAP or oral devices. There is no anesthesia needed for this procedure. Used effectively and safely in Europe for many years, this exciting procedure is now available in the Finland.
Why would you choose a laser treatment?
- Increases the quality of sleep
- Easy to perform and undergo
- Lessens the intensity and duration of snoring
- Safe and patient-friendly
What is it?
NightLase Treatment is a fast, non-invasive and friendly way of increasing the quality of sleep. NightLase can decreases the amplitude and frequency of snoring through the use of gentle, superficial Er:YAG laser light. No anesthesia is used in this treatment.
How does it work?
During NightLase treatment laser light gently heats the tissue, causing tightening of the tissue which leads to an attenuation of the sound of the snoring. The procedure is performed in two simple steps:
Step 1: PRECONDITIONING – The laser light preheats the tissue.
Step 2: TISSUE STRENGTHENING – Laser light strengthens the tissue.
The final result of the treatment has been shown to last up to a year.
Does it hurt?
NightLase is simple and patients typically experience minimal discomfort. It is easy to perform and has a high success rate.
Research has shown that NightLase reduces snoring for about 80 per cent of the patients treated.
Please contact us for more information. The first consultation is always free of charge.