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Talking to Avi Weisfogel about his Life

Avi Weisfogel can be referred to as a businessman, a dentist and a doctor who is currently living in New Jersey. His has vast experience in the field of sleep disorders and sleep treatment. As a businessman, his first venture was known as Old Dental Bridge. This is a venture that he established in the year 1999. During his time as a dentist, he received numerous awards of the Best Dentist of the Year. At the moment, Dr. Avi Weisfogel is involved in the research concerning physicians and dentists and the role that they can play in sleep disorders. It’s for this reason that he established Healthy Heart Sleep in the year 2010. This is an organization that brings dentists and physicians together with the aim of establishing sleep labs and determine how they can be used to fight the sleep disorder problem.

 

Two years after establishing the Healthy Heart Sleep, Avi Weisfogel established an institution called Owner Unlimited Patient. With this organization, he focuses on teaching dentists the role that they can play in sleep disorders. For his first degree in biology, Avi attended the prestigious Rutgers University. He also specialized in psychology at this institution. Later on, he went to New York University College of Dentistry where he majored in DDS. Avi Weisfogel says that up to 90 percent of sleep apnea patients go without diagnosis. Despite practicing dentistry for over 16 years, he switched to sleep medicine to follow his heart.

 

To ensure that no idea passes him, Avi says that he has mastered the art of writing everything on paper and phone. He usually has busy days as he has to begin his day at six am. He says that he spends the first one praying. From seven am to eight am, he spends this hour talking to his fitness coach while at the same time getting mentally prepared for work. Avi Weisfogel says that the one trend that interests him most is the ability to interact with people from different backgrounds. He says that people get to achieve a lot when they join hands and work together. If he was to start all over, Avi Weisfogel says that he would take a more humble approach to life.