Snoring FAQs

Q: Which specialist doctor should I consult if I suffer from snoring and require treatment?

A: Consult an ENT specialist or a doctor who specializes in sleep medicine.


Q: Is snoring dangerous?

A: Snoring can contribute to fatigue and morning tiredness. There may be an increased risk of high blood pressure and stroke in snoring patients.

Q: Will treating my snoring improve my lifestyle?

A: Taking appropriate treatment for snoring will definitely improve a person’s lifestyle as snoring frequently causes restless sleep and tiredness on waking. It may also cause daytime drowsiness.

Q: What is sleep apnea?

A: Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is a condition in which the airflow pauses or decreases at periodic intervals during sleep. OSA is usually associated with a reduction in the level of blood oxygen saturation.