Snoring and sleep apnea [March]

Sleep APNEA syndrome has been identified as an important health problem related to HTN, cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, and can lead to a reduction of life expectancy in the people that suffer from it. Dentists are the professionals that have the opportunity to detect it the soonest.

Eduardo Anitua Institute
C/ Jacinto Quincoces, 39 
01007 Vitoria-Gasteiz (Álava), Spain



Saturday, March 9

Imparted by: Eduardo Anitua,Gabriela Zamora Almeida,Joaquín Durán-Cantolla,

Mode: Presencial

Duration: 1 day





The aim of this programme is to provide a scientific basis for the professionals interested in this field.

Basic concepts of snoring and sleep APNEA

  • Physiopathology
  • Clinical practice
  • Diagnosis and treatment

The dentist’s role in Sleep APNEA

  • Early diagnosis. Patient selection. APNIA, an efficient respiratory polysomnography carried out at home
  • Treatment. Adequate devices available to use.

What options do I have? Making the APNIA splint step by step

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Eduardo Anitua

Degree in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Salamanca. PhD in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Valencia. Specialised in Stomatology from the University of the Basque Country. Honorary Degree at the University of Buenos Aires (UBA).

  • He combines scientific research as the founder and Scientific Director of BTI Biotechnology Institute with work at a private clinic, as well as directing the University Institute for Regenerative Medicine and Oral Implantology at the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) and presiding over the foundation which bears his name.
  • He is guest lecturer at over 50 universities and has taught over 500 courses and lectures on oral implantology and regenerative medicine at national and international conferences.
  • He holds 53 international patents and is the author of over 200 scientific articles published in indexed journals, several hundreds more in clinical journals, as well as over 20 books and surgical manuals covering different areas of medicine.
  • Dr. Eduardo Anitua is considered to be one of the world leaders in the field of regenerative medicine as he is the pioneer of one of the most relevant translational therapies of the last decades, known as plasma rich in growth factors Endoret® (PRGF®) technology.
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Gabriela Zamora Almeida

  • Psychology graduate (specialising in neuropsychology). Deusto University.
  • Master’s in mental health, specialising in neuropsychology. Deusto University.
  • Expert in sleep disorders at the Sleep Unit at the Eduardo Anitua Clinic.
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Joaquín Durán-Cantolla

  • Specialist in respiratory medicine
  • Expert in sleep disorders
  • Director of the Sleep Department of the Eduardo Anitua Institute

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