Deformities of the face and jaw can affect nearly every aspect of a person’s life, including their speech, their ability to properly bite and chew and how comfortable they feel in their own skin. As a triple board-certified surgeon, Dr. Jose Barrera is uniquely qualified to help improve the appearance, health and function of people… Read More »
Always at the forefront of advances in facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Jose Barrera is excited to share more about a groundbreaking area of focus called cranial nerve surgery. With leading edge treatment, Dr. Barrera offers relief and hope to patients facing two very devastating conditions: facial paralysis and obstructive sleep apnea.
Cranial Nerve Surgery for Facial Paralysis and Sleep Apnea Treatment Always at the forefront of advances in facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Jose Barrera is excited to share more about a groundbreaking area of focus called cranial nerve surgery. With leading edge treatment, Dr. Barrera offers relief and hope to patients facing two very… Read More »
How do you know if you have Nasal Airway Obstruction? Dr. Barrera speaks in MD monthly on Nasal Airway obstruction. Dr. Jose Barrera, the director of the Texas Center for Facial Plastic and Laser Surgery & Endormir Sleep and Sinus Institute, discusses signs of NAO and an innovative option now available to address a common… Read More »
New nasal implant aims to eliminate snoring and improve sleep A new treatment that just arrived in San Antonio that aims to help people that struggle with snoring, which can cause major health problems. Robert Demel, 54, has been singing for over 30 years and he’s been snoring even longer. “I was hit with a… Read More »
Breathe Well | Latera Nasal Valve Implant Latera Nasal Valve Implant San Antonio The Latera Nasal Valve Implant is a new FDA-approved device for nasal obstruction. The Latera nasal valve implant acts like a permanent breathe rite strip by supporting the lateral nasal valve to improve nasal breathing. Best practices in nasal surgery involve treating… Read More »
Obstructive Sleep Apnea Podcast Sleep Apnea Treatment Podcast Obstructive Sleep Apnea Podcast was created on Your Smile Matters with Dr. Ed Staffel, DDS to educate the public about obstructive sleep apnea treatment. Obstructive sleep apnea is a common disorder in the United States. Approximately 24% of male and 9% of females have obstructive sleep apnea…. Read More »
Drug Induced Sleep Endoscopy (DISE) is a diagnostic tool used to evaluate CPAP intolerant patients seeking further treatment for their obstructive sleep apnea with Sleep Surgery. Drug induced sleep endoscopy helps to determine the site of obstruction in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. A targeted surgical approach can treat OSA patients. Drug Induced Sleep Endoscopy… Read More »