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Rest Innovations, LLC

Our novel treatment immediately and permanently strengthens and reduces the vibration of the tissues involved in snoring and sleep apnea.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Lexington, KY, USA
  • Currency USD
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Company Summary

Rest Innovations is commercializing a novel injectable or implantable agent for the immediate treatment of snoring and sleep apnea. The core patented technology has been previously developed for human spinal disorders and is sold by a sister company as a treatment for horse tendon and ligament injuries. The potential market is massive: snoring affects 48% of men and 34% of women. Sleep apnea affects 10 million in the US alone.


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    Founder and President

    Dr. Hedman is the inventor of the NEXT tissue modification technology and is the founder of several start-up companies. He has been involved in biomechanics research and development since 1983. His graduate bioengineering training was at MIT and the University of Strathclyde. Dr. Hedman is currently an Associate Professor at The University of Kentucky in the Departments of Biomedical Engi-neering and Neurosurgery.

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    Lyle Hawkins


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