Dr. Maria Yazji, DDS
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Dr. Maria Yazji, Orthodontist

Welcome to Contemporary Orthodontics! Dr. Maria Yazji has more than 23 years of experience in designing beautiful, confident smiles for patients in Miami, Brickell, Weston, and the surrounding areas. Our goal is to provide you and your family with a high standard of comprehensive orthodontic and aesthetic care in a warm, soothing environment. Dr. Yazji is committed to bringing you the most advanced and effective orthodontic treatments available today. She has been specially trained to manage tooth movement and guide facial development. Dr. Yazji continues to provide our patients with the highest quality dental care by engaging in ongoing continuing education, training in the most advanced techniques, and staying current with the latest research and advances in orthodontics and facial rejuvenation.

"The atmosphere here is clean and professional and Dr. Yazji is a really great orthodontist. And everyone is so nice and happy to see you every time you have an appointment!" - Alyssa V.


3 indicios de que la apnea del sueño puede estar dañando tu salud

¿Estás cansado cuando te levantas, te sientes con somnolencia durante todo el día y tienes problemas de memoria? ¿Estás tratando de combatir tu cansancio con tazas extra grandes de café o bebidas energéticas, pero no sientes una gran mejoría en tu estado de alerta o nivel de energía? Es posible que hayas considerado normal para ti tener estos síntomas; pero debes saber que ellos pueden ser causados ​​por la Apnea Obstructiva del Sueño (AOS).

La apnea del sueño, también conocida como OSA, por sus siglas en inglés, puede causar un sueño interrumpido noche tras noche. Según este artículo publicado en el New York Times, ...

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¿Por qué deberías tratar tu apnea del sueño?


Muchas cosas pueden despertarte en la noche: el perro de un vecino que ladra, la alarma de un auto en la calle, un mal sueño: todos tienen su sueño interrumpido de vez en cuando. Pero, ¿y si algo te despertara varias veces en una hora, a cada hora, cada noche? No estarías descansando mucho. Probablemente te sentirías bastante cansado por la mañana y de muy mal humor. Para los millones de estadounidenses que padecen Apnea del Sueño, la situación descripta anteriormente es un trastorno muy común con el que conviven a diario.

La Apnea del Sueño o Apnea Obstructiva del Sueño (AOS), hace que una ...

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¿La Apnea Obstructiva del Sueño perjudica tu salud?


¿Qué tan bien duermes cada noche? Si vives en Brickell y estás durmiendo lo suficiente, esto se verá reflejado en tu salud física y claridad mental. Si no estás durmiendo lo suficiente, o las horas que duermes no están dentro de la fase profunda del sueño, conocida como MOR, por sus siglas en castellano (Movimientos Oculares Rápidos) o como REM, por sus siglas en inglés (Rapid eye movement), es posible que no te sientas tan bien. Hay muchas cosas que pueden evitar que duermas lo suficiente por noche, pero hay algo específico que puede interferir con tu calidad de sueño: la Apnea Obstructiva del Sueño (AOS).

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3 Ways Sleep Apnea May Be Hurting Your Health

If you’re tired when you wake up, feeling drowsy throughout the day, and having trouble with your memory, are you just trying to deal with it the best you can? You may try to combat your tiredness with extra-large cups of coffee or energy drinks – yet don’t experience much improvement to your alertness or energy levels. You may have accepted this as normal for you. But these symptoms may be caused by the common condition of obstructive sleep apnea.

Sleep apnea, also known as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), results from an OSA sufferer’s own anatomy. Sleep apnea can cause disrupted sleep night after night. According to this article published ...

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Why You Should Treat Your Sleep Apnea Now


A lot of things can wake you up in the night – a neighbor’s barking dog, a car alarm down the street, a bad dream – everyone has their sleep interrupted from time to time. But what if something woke you up multiple times each hour, every hour, every night? You wouldn’t be getting much rest. You’d probably be pretty tired in the morning, and you’d likely not be so cheerful either. This scenario is a very real problem for the millions of Americans living with sleep apnea.


Sleep apnea, or obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), causes a person to stop breathing in the night. This brief cessation of airflow causes the ...

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Were You Sent to the Couch Again Last Night? Get Help for Your Snoring in Downtown Miami!

They’d only been married for two weeks and he was already sleeping on the couch. No, it wasn’t something he said. There wasn’t an argument. He didn’t still have a dating app on his phone. It was his snoring! The newlyweds thought they knew what to expect from marriage, but sharing a bed with someone who snores loudly can make it difficult to get a good night’s sleep. It wasn’t the start to married life the couple in downtown Miami had expected. But there was a solution -- after a trip to the doctor and a diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea, he found out how to get help for ...

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Your Risks and Treatment Options


Do you wake up feeling tired? Have you been told that you snore? These signs and symptoms may point to obstructive sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea, also known as OSA, is a common condition that impacts the sleep -- and health -- of many adults. But with the right OSA treatment in South Florida, obstructive sleep apnea won’t be a problem for you.  


What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea?

Obstructive sleep apnea means that your airway becomes partially blocked when you sleep, causing you to briefly stop breathing. This can happen many times each night, and compromise the quality of your sleep.


What causes Obstructive Sleep Apnea?

The soft tissue in your ...

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