Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) January 20, 2015
The event will be from 6:00pm-7:30pm at LoLo's Chicken and Waffles in Scottsdale on Jan. 27th. Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich will open the event with opening words after which Carl Eller will follow by talking about the Retired Players Association and helping players around the league with medical issues and legal counsel. After Mr. Eller, Dr. Patricio Reyes MD, who is the chief neurologist for the US military and developed the first drug ever to help with the effects of Alzheimer's, be speaking concussions and sleep apnea in sports. President Ronald Reagan selected him as the greatest scientist of the 21st century.
David Gergen, Sleep Apnea & Dental Director for the Living Heart Foundation and NFLPA HOPE Program and President of Pro Player Health Alliance, will follow Dr. Reyes and speak about oral appliance therapy as a treatment option for sleep apnea. Roy Green, who is a Marketing Director in Pro Player Health Alliance, will give a quick synopsis of his health situation and how his life has greatly improved since being treated for sleep apnea with an oral appliance. The dinner will be provided to marquee guests such as high profile athletes, doctors and city officials and sponsored by Gergen's Orthodontic Lab, RemZzzs Mask Liners and Munro Realty. Jacques Munro says, "I'm childhood friends with David and Mark who have bought and sold all of their homes through Munro Realty so I jumped on the opportunity to sponsor this event. Now David's kids are even buying their homes through Munro Realty."
In addition to leading the Retired Player's Association as the acting President, Carl Eller is working with Pro Player Health Alliance and RemZzzs Mask Liners to provide patients with an all-around solution to patient comfort in order to help improve compliance for CPAP users for using the discount code "carl81" on the RemZzzs' website. This creates the opportunity for dentists to work with the local NFLPA chapters and treat NFL greats when medically indicated with oral appliance therapy when being partnered with Pro Player Health Alliance. If interested, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOUT PRO PLAYER HEALTH ALLIANCE
Pro Player Health Alliance (PPHA) is an organization dedicated to helping former NFL players, through providing testing and treatment options for those who suffer from sleep apnea. Since launching in April 2012, over 160 players have been treated through PPHA's "Tackle Sleep Apnea" campaign. Also, the PPHA is dedicated to integrating education and raising sleep apnea awareness, in a fun and memorable way. In addition to the campaign, PPHA is dedicated to testing and getting people who suffer from sleep apnea treated.
ABOUT DAVID GERGEN
As President of Pro Player Health Alliance, he has been a nationally respected dental lab technician for over 25 years. He received the award for "The Finest Orthodontic Technician in the Country" given by Columbus Dental in 1986. He also has been appointed chair of the dental wing of the American Sleep and Breathing Academy, a national interdisciplinary academy dedicated to sleep training and education. He has worked for some of the pioneers in the orthodontic and sleep dentistry fields. One of his proudest achievements is receiving The National Leadership award for Arizona Small Businessman of the Year in 2004.