Dr. Hitesh K. Patel

Dr. Patel has been continuing to grow his education, experience and knowledge with sleep apnea, snoring and TMJ issues for over 20 years. During that time, he has written and published numerous articles on these subjects that have helped many doctors, dentists and patients better understand the treatments available.

Dr. Patel’s articles, as well as some other helpful information and studies published by others, can be found in the menu to the right. Please click on any of the links to read the article.

Dr. Patel was first inspired to learn about many of these subjects after the inability to find lasting pain relief his own wife was experiencing.

Sleep Duration Recommendations

from Dr. Hitesh K. Patel. We all know your body needs oxygen for a number of good reasons. Sleeping is the important time of day your body needs to repair itself through the oxygen circulating in your blood flow. If you don’t get adequate sleep or adequate oxygen from frequent stoppages of unrestricted breathing, your…

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Through the Eyes of a Child

from Dr. Hitesh K. Patel. April 4, 2014 Dr. Hitesh K. Patel Question: What do sleep disorders, craniofacial pain, child growth and development, chronic inflammation, academic and work performance, snoring, high blood pressure, Type II diabetes, and cardiovascular disease all have in common?​ Answer: An AIRWAY Problem! What if we could address a potential problem…

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Don’t Settle For Living With Pain

from Dr. Hitesh K. Patel. Appeared in August 2005 issue of Chicago Health Magazine Dr. Hitesh K. Patel – Too often, patients are dismayed to hear doctors say, “It’s all in your head,” or, “You’ll have to learn to live with it; there’s nothing you can do about it.” Unfortunately, migraine-like headaches, blurred vision, dizziness,…

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When The Pain Just Won’t Go Away!

from Dr. Hitesh K. Patel. Appeared in August 2005 issue of Chicago Health Magazine Dr. Hitesh K. Patel – Much too often patients are dismayed to hear doctors say “It’s all in your head,” or “You’ll have to learn to live with it, there’s nothing you can do about it.” Unfortunately, the migraine-like headaches, blurred…

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Study: Sleep Problems Lead to Early Alzheimer’s.

Summarized from an article by Charlotte Libov Summarized from an article by Charlotte Libov – A new study shows that sleep problems can be an early indicator of Alzheimer’s disease. One of the nation’s top neurologists tells Newsmax Health that the findings confirm what many doctors have long believed: A good night’s sleep is vital…

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