Dr. Lockerman has been helping people with sleep apnea, head and
neck pain diagnosis and management since 1983. He is Board Certified
as a Diplomate by the American Board of Orofacial Pain, and the American
Board of of Dental Sleep Medicine.
It is important to consult a dentist experienced with the use of oral
appliances. Whenever the jaw is moved, there is risk of creating discomfort
or a “TMJ” (jaw joint) problem. The American Academy of Sleep
Medicine recommends that the treating dentist “must be capable of
treating TMJ Dysfunction.