NightLase® is a non-invasive patient-friendly laser treatment for increasing the quality of a patient’s sleep. It is a gentle, non-invasive treatment that decreases the volume of snoring, as well as mild to moderate sleep apnea.
What is NightLase® snoring laser treatment?
It is a gentle, non-invasive treatment that decreases the volume of snoring, as well as mild to moderate sleep apnea.
How does this laser snoring treatment work?
Laser energy is used to heat the tissues of the airway causing a tightening effect which helps to keep your airway open. NightLase consists of three separate treatment sessions spaced 2-3 weeks apart. Each treatment lasts about 15 minutes and requires no anesthesia. The procedure is comfortable and you can resume your daily routine immediately afterwards. Results are often seen after the first session. NightLase requires no device to be worn during sleep and involves no chemical treatment. It’s a gentle and easy way for your patients to regain a good night’s rest.
Does it hurt?
There is no pain or downtime during or after the treatment. The patient can even go right back to work. Patient might feel a little tingling or dryness in the back of the throat for a few days, but they can eat, drink and speak normally.
How long does it last?
The final results of the treatment have been shown to last up to a year, and the therapy can be repeated.