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August 16, 2016
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Columbus Ohio Sleep Apnea Dentist to be Keynote Speaker

Columbus Ohio Sleep Apnea Dentist Mark Levy has been chosen as the keynote speaker at the 2016 X Russian Conference in Moscow, Russia Columbus Ohio Sleep Apnea Dentist Mark Levy DDS has been chosen as the keynote speaker at the 2016 X Russian Conference. The conference, entitled “Actual Problems of Somnology,” will be held at the I.M. Sechenov First Moscow […]
April 22, 2016
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Mark Levy DDS Awarded Janice B. Ballas Community Service Award

For immediate release: April 13, 2016 – Hilliard, OH A local Hilliard, OH dentist has been awarded the Annual Janice B. Ballas Community Service Award for outstanding service and involvement in the Henry Schein Dental Holocaust Survivors Oral Health Program. Mark Levy DDS Awarded the Prestigious Janice B. Ballas Community Service Award Mark Levy DDS has been awarded the Annual […]
November 2, 2015

Dr Mark Levy & Team Win Best Dental Practice in Columbus Ohio

Thanks to our wonderful patients in Hilliard & Columbus Ohio, Dr. Mark Levy and the practice was voted Best Dental Practice in Columbus Ohio for 2015 by Columbus CEO Magazine as an outstanding Columbus Ohio dentist. See our write-up in Newswire.
November 20, 2017

Three Sleep Apnea Signs You Need to Be Aware Of

Only a small percentage of the population is aware of the most common sleep apnea signs. This is often because sleep apnea is not seen as a large enough problem to worry about. The truth is, sleep apnea is a problematic condition to have. If not treated properly, it can lead to a wide variety of problems with your health. […]
November 17, 2017

Sleep Problems for Ryan Jensen

There are many different types of sleep problems out there, one of which is sleep apnea. If you are a fan of the Baltimore Ravens, you likely know about center Ryan Jensen’s diagnosis with sleep apnea. According to Jensen, he knew something was not right. However, he did not expect sleep problems to be the cause of the issues he […]
November 13, 2017

Regulators Scrap Plan to Test for Sleep Apnea

In March of 2016, two different agencies within the Transportation Department put together a plan to test for sleep apnea in many of the country’s transportation professionals. The goal was to test both truckers and professional train operators for a condition called obstructive sleep apnea. This type of sleep apnea is one of the leading causes of preventable crashes. By […]
November 10, 2017

Sleep Disorders Often Go Undetected for Many

Many people struggle with sleep disorders but do not know it. They think of a million reasons why they are not getting solid sleep at night. However, very few of them actually think there may be something wrong with how they sleep. Sleep disorders are not the easiest of things to diagnose, and often require a person to go through […]
October 23, 2017

Muscle, Not Brain May be Key in Treating Sleep Disorders

Sleep Disorders have eluded scientists for decades. However, as technology advances, so does our understanding of these dangerous conditions. A deeper understanding of what causes sleep disorders allows us to treat them more effectively. Mark Levy DDS has been helping patients fight the good fight for years when it comes to sleep disorders. He and his staff are expertly trained […]
October 11, 2017

Sleep Apnea in Children may be Detectible by Monitoring Oxygen Levels

Sleep apnea in children is a terrifying fear for any parent. This is especially true for parents of children who snore excessively, a telltale sign of the dangerous sleep disorder. Thankfully, there may be a new, easy way to detect sleep apnea in children. Mark Levy DDS and his staff are constantly on the lookout for new technology regarding the […]
September 30, 2017

Is a Dietary Supplement for Sleep Apnea on the Horizon?

A dietary supplement for sleep apnea shows promise for treating sleeping disorders during research. However, we still don’t know how the supplement affects people suffering from the long term consequences of the disorder. Mark Levy DDS is an advocate for the treatment of sleep disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea, commonly known as OSA. He and his staff stay on […]
September 28, 2017

Sleep Apnea Treatment Saves the Lives of Sleep Disorder Patients

Sleep apnea treatment is vital for both the short term and long term health of individuals suffering from this dangerous sleeping disorder. Without treatment you’re essentially gambling with your life. This dangerous disorder has significant health risks all apnea patients should be aware of. Mark Levy DDS is constantly fighting to bring awareness and treatment to individuals battling sleeping disorders. […]
September 19, 2017

What is CPAP and How Does it Help with Sleep Apnea?

Have you ever heard of a CPAP machine and wondered what it did? Well, CPAP stands for continuous positive airway pressure, and it is a machine that provides this type of pressure to the airways of specific individuals. People who struggle with sleep apnea often stop breathing during the night. One of the more effective ways of keeping the airways […]
September 15, 2017

How common is Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and what are the Treatment Options?

OSA, or obstructive sleep apnea, is a common sleep disorder that affects millions of individuals across the country. But exactly how common is this potentially deadly disease and who’s at risk of developing it? Mark Levy DDS regularly works with OSA patients in an effort to provide them the highest quality of treatment for their unique situation. When this disorder […]
September 8, 2017

Mixed Sleep Apnea Information and Treatment Options

Mixed sleep apnea is a dangerous combination of both obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and central sleep apnea (CSA). This means that individuals suffering from this disorder have the simultaneous challenge of both upper airway obstruction as well as control related fluctuations in breathing. When left untreated, this combination can be lethal. It’s important to seek out diagnosis and treatment as […]
September 1, 2017

Fitbit Develops a Device to Help Track Sleep Disorders

It can be difficult to track sleep disorders at home. However, Fitbit , a leader in wearable detection devices now has their eyes set on creating a device for this exact purpose. As the craze of monitoring your fitness habits starts to wane, this change in direction could benefit millions. Mark Levy DDS and his team have been treating sleep […]
August 30, 2017

Diabetes and Sleep Apnea May be More Closely Related than We Thought

Diabetes and sleep apnea are more closely related than we previously suspected. This is especially true with untreated obstructive sleep apnea, also known as OSA. This sleep disorder causes a person to stop breathing several times each hour throughout the night. As you can imagine, the constant interruption of the steady flow of oxygen your body needs can have a devastating […]
August 23, 2017

Sleep Issues are connected to High Blood Pressure

Sleep issues have a devastating impact on both the mind and body. This is especially true with sleep disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA. Scientists and doctors continue to do research on the shocking effects of OSA and similar sleep disorders. Each study provides us with more information, and none of it is good. Mark Levy DDS is […]
August 18, 2017

Snoring can be a Warning Sign for a Dangerous Sleep Disorder

Snoring is something that many of us don’t spend much time thinking about. In fact, the only time we actually spend time analyzing snores is when our partner is keeping us awake at night. However, behind the snore lurks a danger that many people are unaware of. A common, not so silent killer, obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA, plagues many […]
August 15, 2017

Sleep Apnea Deaths Claim the Lives of Thousands Every Year

Sleep apnea deaths are devastating, but far more common than many people realize. In fact, sleep apnea has played a role in the death of several prominent figures such as the iconic Carrie Fisher. Around 25 million Americans are diagnosed with some form of sleep apnea. This sleeping disorder is devastating for both the mind and body. The real danger […]
August 9, 2017

Sleep Disorders may be an Early Warning for Parkinson’s Disease

Sleep disorders are being tied to an increasing number of conditions. Studies show a connection between disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) with heart disease, hypertension, obesity, and a number of other conditions. We’re now seeing links between many of these disorders and other conditions that develop later in life. Mark Levy DDS is trained in the treatment of […]
August 4, 2017

Detect Sleep Disorders such as Sleep Apnea with a Wearable Patch

It can be difficult to detect sleep disorders because most people don’t realize that their daytime symptoms are caused by a sleeping disorder. Even if they do suspect that they may have a sleep disorder, they’re often reluctant to speak with their doctor about getting diagnosed. We find that this reluctance is mostly driven by the fear of the unknown. […]
July 19, 2017

Untreated Sleep Apnea can Lead to Other Health Problems

Untreated sleep apnea is extremely dangerous for several reasons. Obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA, is a treatable sleeping disorder. However, thousands of people go undiagnosed, untreated, or are non-compliant with their treatment plan. Mark Levy DDS wants to help spread awareness about OSA in order to ensure people are getting the care that they need. He’s made it a lifelong […]
July 12, 2017

The Discovery, Evolution, and History of Sleep Apnea

The history of sleep apnea is actually quite interesting. The diagnosis and treatment of the condition has evolved exponentially in recent decades. We continue to learn more and more about this dangerous sleeping condition with every study. The truth is, this disorder is so much more complicated than we could have ever imagined. Mark Levy DDS is passionate about treating […]