Radiofrequency Palatoplasty For Snoring

Peaceful And Relaxing Sleep Every Night

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Snoring is not only disturbing for your partner and family, but certainly can be harmful to your health. Breathing becomes less frequent and more difficult, so your body does not have access to the necessary quantities of oxygen during sleep, which can be harmful in the long run.

There are several methods for the elimination of snoring: „wonder drugs” available in pharmacies, adhesive strips to put them on your nose, or vibrating pillows under your head – and there are the traditional, time-tested, albeit painful surgeries and laser procedures.

For all those, who is afraid of the surgery, or tried it, but the problem remained, or looks for alternative treatment options to stop snoring, this modern procedure called Radiofrequency Palatoplasty can help. According to surveys with large numbers of patients, it is more effective than the mentioned alternatives.

Radiofrequency Palatoplasty eliminates the cause of respiratory problems.

  • The intervention takes about 25 minutes on an ambulatory basis, and suitable for everyone.
  • Hospitalization not required.
  • No side effects.
  • No lasting scar.
  • No bleeding or pain.
  • You can go home after the surgery, and will be able to work the very next day.

Depending on the location and extent of the intervention, sore throat or throat lump feeling may occur for 7-10 days. High degree of physical effort should be avoided during this time.

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Snoring can ruin the harmonious relationship; often leads to sleeplessness, fatigue, headaches, irritability, and sexual performance decline.

Those who are affected might have problems with concentration, so their working capability declines as well. According to statistical data, they three times more often become victims of a traffic accident. Snoring increases the risk of high blood pressure, heart attack, and stroke in the long term.

Factors Causing Snoring

  • Significant excess weight.
  • Excessive alcohol consumption, use of sleeping pills.
  • Anatomical causes: septal deviation, enlarged tonsils, large uvula.
  • Diseases: pollen allergy, nasal polyps.

What Is Radiofrequency Palatoplasty?

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The essence of the procedure is the high frequency electric power is applied to the soft tissue under the mucosa, when the tissues are heated to 80°C temperature. This causes internal scarring, and shrinking. The resonant soft tissues become more rigid, and their volume is reduced.

The painless treatment can be performed on the scrolls, the base of the tongue, the soft palate, and the pharyngeal tonsil. The location and duration of Radiofrequency Palatoplasty are always tailored to the individual.

The main advantage is that the intervention takes only about 25 minutes on an ambulatory basis, and it does not require hospitalization. The procedure is virtually free of side effects, does not leave a permanent scar, is not associated with bleeding and pain. The patient will leave on their own feet after the surgery, and will be able to return to work the next day.

Radiofrequency Palatoplasty a very effective method to solve the problem of snoring, allowing a better quality of life for many.

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