Those who have serious snoring conditions should see an otolaryngologist.
If you or someone you love is considering a LAUP to reduce or eliminate snoring, you should consult a licensed otolaryngologist.
Your general physician may be able to recommend an otolaryngologist or you may find one through your sleep center.Your doctor will perform a full diagnosis and evaluation to see if you are a good candidate for the procedure.
The jaw must be surgically immobilized by a qualified oral or maxillofacial surgeon or an otolaryngologist.
A primary care physician may treat a nasal fracture himself, but if there is extensive damage or the air passage is blocked, he will refer the patient to an otolaryngologist or a plastic surgeon for treatment.