The American Academy of Sleep Medicine reports that obstructive sleep apnea affects between two and four percent of the adult population in America. For some of them, Inspire could be the answer to finally achieving a full night's rest. [...]
WTEN aired a story on a new surgical treatment for obstructive sleep apnea called Inspire, performed for the first time in the Capital Region at St. Peter's Hospital.
The Capital Region's first Inspire Upper Airway Stimulation Therapy for obstructive sleep apnea has been performed at St. Peter's Hospital. Ear, nose, and throat surgeons, Siobhan Kuhar, M.D., and Jessica Riccio, M.D., with Albany ENT and Allergy Services performed the procedure on an employee of St. Peter's Hospital. [...]