prof. Nico de Vries, MD, PhD
ENT, Head and Neck Surgeon
Dept. of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery OLVG West, Amsterdam
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Dept. of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Antwerp University Hospital (UZA)
Department of Oral Kinesiology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), MOVE Research Institute Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Nico de Vries is ENT specialist at OLVG West Hospital Amsterdam, The Netherlands. His special interest is diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in adults, in particular alternatives to CPAP. Research topics include drug induced sleep endoscopy, implants, OSA surgery, positional therapy, hypoglossal nerve stimulation, combined treatments, OSA and bariatric surgery, OSA and anesthesia, OSA and biomarkers. Since 2014 he is guest professor at the University of Antwerp, Belgium and since 2016 professor of Dental Sleep Medicine, Department of Oral Kinesiology, ACTA Amsterdam. He has published more than 190 publications in international and national peer reviewed journals, more than 70 book chapters and had more than 300 presentations.
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