The mission of the Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorder Disciplines is to provide academically rigorous education and credentialing built upon evidence-based, multidisciplinary scholarship in the areas of sleep breathing disorders, TMD, and Craniofacial Pain.
The Academy believes in a multidisciplinary paradigm through its invitation to health care practitioners including but not limited to dentists, physicians, psychologists, psychiatrists, sleep technologists, nurses, and nurse practitioners who interact with and/or provide treatment to the patient for sleep-breathing disorders, TMD, or craniofacial pain.
The Academy places top priority on academic rigor by utilizing evidence-based Sleep Medicine knowledge to guide the treatment of sleep-disordered breathing.
- Encouraging interdisciplinary collaboration between dentists, physicians, and other healthcare practitioners
- Facilitating teamwork between sleep disorders dentistry practices, physicians and sleep labs
- Grounding the field of Dental Sleep Medicine and it’s mastery in evidence-based practice