Health Forum discussing Obstructive Sleep Apnea

By Margaret Phillips

Chair, Riderwood Health Forum

After September’s talk on dental health, Dr. Douglas Drewyer, DDS, MA is giving a second Riderwood Health Forum presentation. This month his topic is Obstructive Sleep Apnea, and it will be presented at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, October 18, in the Village Square Music Room.

Dr. Drewyer graduated from James Madison University with a degree in biology and subsequently received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1982 from the University of Maryland dental school.  He also earned his MA in Applied Healing Arts from the Maryland University of Integrative Health (formerly the Tai Sophia Institute) in 2005. His son, Dr. Austin Drewyer, earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Maryland dental school.

Dr. Drewyer joined his father’s dental practice which originated in 1951. In addition to the private practice of dentistry, Dr. Douglas Drewyer has been on the Dean’s Faculty in the University of Maryland dental school, teaching two courses: A Mindfulness Approach to Clinical Excellence and A Mindfulness Approach to Conflict Resolution. He is also head coach at the Laurel American Legion Baseball Club.

All are welcome to attend the presentation.

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