If you think that helping kids and adults with sleep-disordered breathing and airway issues is a solo act, think again.In dentistry, collaboration, and interdisciplinary approaches are becoming increasingly vital for addressing complex health issues.Recent research and advancements have unveiled the significant impact orthodontists can have on improving sleep disorder breathing and airway issues.Today, we delve into the pivotal role of orthodontists within the interdisciplinary airway team.Orthodontists possess in-depth knowledge of craniofacial growth and development. By understanding the intricate relationship between the teeth, jaws, and airway, they can identify and address underlying structural issues that contribute to sleep disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).I am joined by Dr. Tracey Nguyen, an exceptional practitioner who embodies the spirit of excellence and balanced clinical practice.This amazingly well-rounded and high-quality RESTORATIVE doc is here to tell you why now, more than ever, orthodontists are needed as a vital part of the interdisciplinary airway team.You will love her incredible spirit, commitment to excellence, and balanced approach to clinical practice.Key Takeaways- Dr. Tracey Nguyen's background (02:13)- Airway and sleep-disordered breathing cynicism (10:51)- Why restorative docs have taken airway more than orthodontists (14:09)- Is airway orthodontics just a money-maker thing? (15:59)- Sleep apnea is not the only problem (24:00)- How an interdisciplinary airway team works (48:17)Additional Resources

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