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 NEW! TAP Sleep Care System Custom Appliances  

Great Lakes is proud to welcome the TAP Sleep Care System to our extensive line of sleep appliances providing you with even more choices to effectively treat snoring and OSA. TAP Custom precision-fabricated lab appliances are available in multiple hardware choices and two available tray liners.

 dreamTAP Appliance

Effectively Treats Snoring and Sleep Apnea

The ultra comfortable dreamTAP appliance is designed with hardware on its exterior, offering greater tongue space with no obstructions. With more tongue space, patients experience greater comfort and a healthier sleep.

  • Its single point of midline adjustment prevents uneven bilateral adjustment that may create an irregular bite and jaw discomfort. Stronger than surgical stainless steel, the hardware is made from nickel-free cobalt-chromium, removing the risk of an allergic reaction.

  • dreamTAP comes in three hook sizes for greater range of adjustment, is corrosion resistant, and utilizes custom-formed soft liners for superior retention.

Why Choose the TAP?

  TAP can be adjusted while in the mouth, either by the patient or by another person, such as a sleep technician or doctor. Adjustment does not require an office visit.

  The TAP has an adjustment mechanism that advances the mandible 0.25 mm with each turn of the key. The patient can vary the position precisely by counting the turns. This allows both the dentist and the patient to confidently maintain the proper treatment position and yet allows them to make changes depending on the patient's symptoms.

  TAP is clinically proven to treat high upper airway resistance syndrome as well as all levels of obstructive sleep apnea, including severe sleep apnea.

  This appliance can pull the lower jaw farther forward than other appliances, increasing the chances that the patient will have treatment success.

  TAP is the only appliance that has an attachment for a CPAP mask, offering the benefits of both mandibular advancement and positive pressure therapies.

Note:  dreamTAP can only be sold by Great Lakes to doctors in the United States.











 

 More Tongue Space  •  Greater Comfort  •  No Obstructions  

Indications for Use:

  • Adults weighing greater than 66 pounds
  • Patients must have at least 8 natural teeth in each arch
  • Intended to reduce or alleviate nighttime snoring and obstructive sleep apnea
  • For adult patients when sleeping at home or in a sleep laboratory
  • Single patient use only

PDAC (Pricing, Data Analysis and Coding Contractor) verified for Medicare reimbursement -
Code E0486

FDA Reference #K062951

 
Downloads:

Snoring/Sleep Apnea Rx
 myTAP Appliance Precision Fit

myTAP™ is a precision-fit oral appliance intended to reduce or alleviate nighttime snoring and obstructive sleep apnea. Patients can adjust the amount of protrusion of the lower jaw to the most effective and comfortable position. “Precision-fit” technology allows for accurate molding without bite registration or lab fabrication. Made from a thermoplastic material which softens when heated, and molds to the teeth at the time of delivery. When reheated, it will return to the original tray shape, and then be re-molded to the teeth.

Benefits:

  • Adjustable while in the patient's mouth
  • Immediate treatment
  • Remoldable trays
  • Precision/comfortable fit
  • Freedom of movement
  • Sleek, streamlined design
  • Low cost 

Indications for use:

  • Reduce or alleviate snoring 
  • Mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea
  • Temporary/titration device prior to prescribing a custom appliance
  • For patients 18 years and older

Contraindicated for patients who are/have:

  • Under active dental treatment
  • Removable dentures or bridges
  • Temporary crowns
  • Loose teeth, crowns, or fillings
  • Braces






 



 
Note:  myTAP can only be sold by Great Lakes to doctors in the United States.