A different kind of snoring treatment

Posted at 6:40 PM, Aug 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-17 18:40:53-04

If you keep waking up everyone in your house because of your snoring, we have a solution for you. A visit to the dentist's office could stop your snoring with a special kind of treatment: laser technology. 

Several dentists and doctors around the country are using a less invasive laser technology to reduce the intensity and duration of snoring. About 80 percent of patients see an improvement over time.

In Focus anchor Jamie Costello spoke with Dr. Steve Pohlhaus, a dentist from the Baltimore Center for Laser Dentistry, to learn how it works.