Curious case of sleep apnea

April 18, 2011
Industry educators: Sleep Group Solutions and DentalXP partner for the cause.

MIAMI, Florida--With sleep apnea on the rise and only a handful of qualified dentists to treat the disorder, education is more necessary than ever.

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Sleep Group Solutions, a leader in seminars focusing on dental sleep medicine, has announced a partnership with DentalXP, a dental education website. The unity will help serve the dental community by providing education. Education will be supported by the PACE & C.E.R.P Continuing Education Program, which will deliver CE requirements.

Through this joint venture, participants of Sleep Group Solutions two-day seminars will be granted 16 CE credits (14 lecture and two participation) through DentalXP. These exhilarated courses are designed so that the participants receive an abundance of knowledge on OSA, appliances, billing, insurance, and protocol to integrate sleep into a general dentistry practice.

“We feel this joint venture will be a great asset to our clients who will now have an opportunity to learn about DentalXP, as they’re a huge resource.” says Rani Ben-David, president of Sleep Group Solutions.

Other SGS executives, such as John Nadeau, vice president and instructor of SGS Dental Sleep Courses, are eager to begin the union.

“Dental practitioners are moving rapidly to offer treatment of snoring and sleep apnea in their practices," Nadeau said.

"The first step is education, for not only the dentist but the entire dental team. Sleep Group Solutions is the largest provider of continuing education in the dental sleep medicine field, and we are pleased to be teaming with DentalXP to enhance our CE offerings and bring this service to more dentists. From our 16-credit hour PACE & CERP approved two-day live seminars to dozens of live webinars and enhanced web content, SGS and DentalXP have the solutions for all dentists looking to begin treating obstructive sleep apnea and saving lives.” has a library of more than 1,000 videos and lectures concerning trends in surgical and restorative dentistry, presented by more than 150 of the world's opinion leaders. With visitors from more than 140 different countries, DentalXP is providesl education, involving top physicians. Content on the site is provided by dentists from around the world.

Included in the content are online lectures, online educational videos, articles, dental publications, product information, and online continuing education (CE) courses.

“We are thrilled to partner with Sleep Group Solutions in the educational initiative of sleep apnea. Its all about the cause, and raising awareness.” explained Dr. Maurice Salama, founder and instructor at

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