FULTON, NY – Did you know that snoring is the No. 1 symptom for people who suffer from a deadly disease called Obstructive Sleep Apnea?
In fact, snoring can also lead to daytime sleepiness, difficulty concentrating, high blood pressure, and many more life altering issues.
It is estimated that more than 50 million Americans suffer from O.S.A. Despite this ever growing statistic, unfortunately more than 90% still remain undiagnosed.
According to the C.D.C., (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), O.SA. increases the chances of a heart attack, stroke, type-2 diabetes, obesity, brain damage, and depression.
Please join us for a discussion given by Dr. David Devito and Dr. Juan Lopez, about the dangers of snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea and free screening.
It will be held April 18 at 5:30 p.m. at the Fulton Public Library, 160 S. First St.
Seating is limited, please call 315-592-5159 for reservations.
Doctors Devito and Lopez have completed advanced training to help screen and treat snoring and obstructive sleep apnea. At the end of the discussion, The doctors and their staff will offer a free oral airway screening to all attendees who are interested in finding out if they may be a candidate for this deadly disease.
Doctor DeVito has been practicing dentistry for twenty-five years. He remains at the forefront of bringing new dental technologies into his practices. Dr. DeVito is a cum laude graduate of SUNY Geneseo. He also graduated cum laude from the University Of Buffalo School Of Dental Medicine. Dr. DeVito completed a residency program at St. Luke’s Memorial Hospital Center in Utica, NY after graduation. Dr. DeVito is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and the New York State Dental Association. He is currently a member of the Peer Review Committee of the New York State Dental Association and has served as President of the Oswego County Dental Society.
Doctor Lopez has been practicing dentistry on patients of all ages since 2004. He attended the University of Puerto Rico and received his Bachelors Degree in General Science. He received his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry in 2004. Dr. Lopez completed his postdoctoral training at the James M. Rozanski Dental Residency Program at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare in Utica, N.Y. from 2000-2006. Dr. Lopez is a member of the New York State Dental Association, The American Dental Association, the Fifth District Association and the New York State Oral Health Coalition..