Layne Dodzina, DDS, founded his dental sleep medicine practice in November 2019 after years of advanced continuing education and planning, reports Manistee News-Advocate.

 I was diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea over a decade ago.

Until then I always thought sleep was sleep, snoring was snoring, and waking up with a headache just happened as you got older. Was I ever wrong!

I now realize that I was actually suffocating myself every night. I was a stroke or heart attack waiting to happen, just like what took my favorite grandparent from me far too early.

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