SnoreHook: FDA and PDAC/Medicare approved
A durable treatment device that is affordable as a trial device!
The SnoreHook Splint patented customizable trays (that can be adapted to any model arch width) combined with the titratable, mandibular-advancing stainless steel hooking mechanism, is FDA cleared for the treatment of snoring and mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea and as now approved for Medicare insurance code E0486.
- Has a mechanism that is hinged or jointed at the sides, front or palate;
- Has a mechanism that allow the mandible to be advanced;
- Is able to protrude the mandible beyond the front teeth at maximum protrusion;
- Is adjustable by the beneficiary by increments of one millimeter or less;
- Retains its adjustment setting when removed.
The SnoreHook Splint is fabricated on patient's models in the practitioner's in-office lab iat a fraction of the typical lab costs.
Watch this accelerated fabrication video:
(For the realtime fabrication video, with embedded comments and guidance, click here)
Be sure to visit the links in the drop down menu "SnoreHook Help" above for useful insights and procedures, for example, making the "Comfort Backstop" for patient comfort.
Each SnoreHook Splint protocol set includes:
- Mandibular advancing hooking mechanism, screw adjustable in 1mm increments
- Mandibular CrossPlate, which opposes the maxillary hook;
- Pre-engineered patented maxillary and mandibular width-adjustable polycarbonate trays that the Hooking Mechanism and CrossPlate fit into;
- Hexagonal adjusting key, to advance the Advancing Hook;
- Security Bar (to prevent dislodgment during use)
- Ample supply of thermo-acrylic beads to fabricate the devices.
How to relieve a tight/binding fit; Lower device insertion/removal