Questions for the Doctor

Success with the Pillar Procedure can be influenced by many factors in the upper airway and Drs. Medford and Luft is a qualified physician that can determine if the Pillar Procedure is right for you.

When consulting with Drs. Medford and Luft about a potential sleep disorder, here are some questions you can ask:

  • How do I know whether I have a snoring problem or have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)?
  • How do you determine the severity of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)?
  • Could obstructive sleep apnea have long-term effects on my health?
  • Could medications I’m taking be making my snoring or OSA worse?
  • If I do suffer from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), what are my treatment options?
  • How will the different treatments available affect my lifestyle?
  • Who should I talk to if I have more questions?