Event Details

October 22nd, 2021 7am – 5pm

October 23rd, 2021 7am – 1pm

Philadelphia, PA

Hosted by: Ryan P. Robinson, DDS

About the Event

There is an airway obstruction epidemic today that is affecting children across all healthcare fields. Symptoms such as mouth breathing, snoring, UARS, and sleep apnea are continuing to become more prevalent among our youngest generation. As a result, it is our obligation to stay educated on the resulting health effect in (1) pediatric sleep quality (2) under-developed midfaces (3) muscle parafunction and (4) REM sleep fragmentation with associated ADHD like symptoms. We believe dentistry and medicine should work together to help our children. Join us at this year’s 4th Annual Pediatric Airway Symposium on October 22nd and 23rd, 2021 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. You will learn from physicians, dentists and other pediatric healthcare providers who are leading the way in collaboration to diagnose and treat children suffering from sleep related breathing disorders.

Featured Speakers

Steven Olmos

TMJ & Sleep Therapy Centre International – Dentist


October 23rd — 10:00 AM

Dr. Steven Olmos has been in private practice for more than 30 years, with the last 25 years devoted to research and treatment of craniofacial pain and sleep-related breathing disorders. He obtained his DDS from the University of Southern California School of Dentistry and is Board Certified in both chronic pain and sleep breathing disorders by the American Board of Craniofacial pain, American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, and American Board of Craniofacial Pain and Dental Sleep Medicine. Dr. Olmos is the founder of TMJ & Sleep Therapy Centers International, with over 60 licensed locations in seven countries dedicated exclusively to the diagnosis and treatment of craniofacial pain and sleep disorders. He is the immediate past president of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain and continues to lecture and educate internationally.

Soroush Zaghi

The Breathe Institute – Sleep Surgeon, Otolaryngology & Maxillofacial Surgery

October 23rd — 8:00 AM

Dr. Zaghi graduated from Harvard Medical School, completed his residency in ENT (Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery) at UCLA, and Sleep Surgery Fellowship at Stanford University. The focus of his sub-specialty training is on the comprehensive treatment of nasal obstruction, snoring, and obstructive sleep apnea. He is very active in clinical research relating to sleep-disordered breathing with over 70+ peer-reviewed research publications in the fields of neuroscience, head and neck surgery, and sleep-disordered breathing. Dr. Zaghi is particularly interested in studying the impact of tethered-oral tissues (such as tongue-tie) and oral myofascial dysfunction on maxillofacial development, upper airway resistance syndrome, and obstructive sleep apnea. He is an invited lecturer, author, and journal reviewer for topics relating to the diagnosis and management of sleep-disordered breathing and tongue-tie disorders.

Host: Ryan P. Robinson

Pain & Sleep Therapy Center of Delaware – Dentist

October 22nd — 7:00 AM

Dr. Robinson is Delaware’s first and only doctor triple board certified in Craniofacial Pain and Dental Sleep Medicine. After many years of treating the airway in his general dental practice, Dr Robinson decided to open up a specialty practice to address the needs of the community. This new practice called The Pain and Sleep Therapy Center of Delaware Valley focuses on finding the origin of the problem as opposed to treating with medications and “band-aid” fixes that have become so routine in today’s medical system.

Dr. Robinson has taken over 1000 hours of continuing education courses in Craniofacial Pain and Sleep Breathing Disorders and has been personally mentored by the world’s leading airway clinicians. Dr. Robinson works with patients of all ages. He states, “It is extremely rewarding to help an adult enhance their quality of life by finding and treating the source of their issues. What’s even more powerful is treating children and having the opportunity to CURE their problems.” He goes on to say “Children are the most fun because with just a little intervention and therapy we can help the child grow and develop properly, saving them a lifetime of issues that otherwise would not have been identified. We focus on identifying these issues at a young age so we don’t ever have to treat them as an adult”

Daniel Klauer

TMJ & Sleep Therapy Centre, Granger, IN – Dentist

October 22nd — 8:00 AM

Dr. Klauer is board-certified with the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Board of Craniofacial Pain, and the American Board of Craniofacial Dental Sleep Medicine. He is diplomat eligible with the American Board of Orofacial Pain, and is currently the only doctor in a 100 mile radius of South Bend, Indiana who carries these three board credentials. After graduating from the University of Notre Dame, Dr. Klauer earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree (DDS) from The Ohio State University. Drawing on the culmination of nearly 10 years in dentistry and over 2,000 hours of continuing education in Craniofacial Pain, TMD, and Sleep Medicine, Dr. Klauer shares his professional expertise to create a road map that helps his patients take back their health.

Marianna Evans

Infinity Dental Specialist – Orthodontist, Periodontist

October 22nd — 11:00 AM

Dr. Marianna Evans is a Board-certified dual specialist in Orthodontics and Periodontics. Her multidisciplinary training allows her to manage complex orthodontic and periodontal cases, and focus on early prevention of dental problems using the latest advances in orthodontics and periodontics. Dr. Evans divides her time between private practice, teaching at the University of Pennsylvania Department of Orthodontics and clinical research. She founded her private practice in 2010 and is currently advancing new research in 3-D imaging, palatal expansion and periodontal regeneration. As a published researcher, Dr. Evans frequently lectures around the world on Orthodontics, periodontics and dental implants. At home, she co-founded the OrthoPerio Institute, that provides courses on developments in Orthodontics, periodontics and dental implants to both clinicians and their staff.

Eric Phelps

Norcal Airway – Orthodontist

October 22nd — 3:00 PM

Dr. Phelps entered Cal Poly, SLO as an architecture major after graduating from Leigh High School in San Jose. He soon realized that drawing did not come naturally.  Fortunately, math and science did, so he switched to engineering. During his college years, Dr. Phelps was in orthodontic treatment to fix two impacted canines. To keep his career options open, he chose Environmental Engineering as his new major because the curriculum included all of the prerequisites for dental school (Biology, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, etc.). Dr. Phelps, by graduating summa cum laude from the Cal Poly School of Engineering in 1997, was fortunate to be able to enter the UCLA School of Dentistry in the fall of 1997 as a UC Regent Scholar.

 Dr. Phelps enrolled in the Oral Biology Masters Program at UCLA with an interest in bone biology. He was able to finish the Masters Program concurrently with dental school in 2001 by taking Masters courses during lunch and conducting research at night. Dr. Phelps completed his orthodontic residency at UCLA in 2003, and also started Phelps Orthodontics the same year. Phelps Orthodontics became Phelps and Cohen Orthodontics in 2005 when Dr. Phelps’ great friend and dental school classmate, Dr. Jason Cohen, joined the practice. Dr. Phelps added “Airway Education” to his professional mission along his journey after discovering he himself suffered from severe sleep apnea. This led to the founding of Nor Cal Airway in 2018. At Nor Cal Airway, Dr. Phelps focuses on helping patients with TMJ problems, airway obstruction, chronic pain, and sleep apnea breathing disorders.

Darius Loghmanee

Internist, Pediatric Sleep Medicine

October 22nd — 1:00 PM

Dr. Loghmanee is the Director of the Children’s Sleep Network at the Advocate Aurora Health Children’s Hospital. Dr. Loghmanee did his postgraduate training at Rush University Medical Center where he completed a combined residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, as well as trained as a fellow in the Sleep Disorders Center. After his training he spent seven years at the Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago where he evaluated and treated children with control of breathing and sleep disorders as the Associate Director of the Pediatric Sleep Medicine Center. Dr. Loghmanee established a population sleep health learning network after being recruited to the Advocate Medical Group to build the pediatric sleep service line. Through systematic collaborations with primary care physicians, dentists, pulmonologists, otolaryngologists, craniofacial plastic surgeons, occupational therapists, orofacial myologists, psychologists, faith based organizations, schools, and community groups, the network has been able to make significant strides towards ensuring the optimal airway for the largest number of children as early in life as possible.

Kevin Boyd

Dentistry for Children and Families – Pediatric Dentist
DDS, M.Sc.

October 22nd — 9:00 AM

Kevin Boyd is a board-certified pediatric dentist practicing in Chicago. He is also an attending instructor in the residency-training program in Pediatric Dentistry at Lurie Children’s Hospital, where he additionally serves as a dental consultant to the Sleep Medicine service. Prior to completing his dental degree from Loyola University’s Chicago College of Dentistry in 1986, he obtained an advanced degree (M.Sc.) in Human Nutrition from Michigan State University, where his research interests were focused on unhealthy eating, dental care, obesity and diabetes. Kevin attended the University of Iowa for his postgraduate residency training, where he received a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry in 1988. Dr. Boyd has served on the teaching faculty of the University of Illinois College of Dentistry, the University of Michigan’s College of Dentistry, the University of Chicago Hospital, Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center and Michael Reese Hospital as an attending clinical instructor. He is currently completing prerequisite course work in Biological Anthropology at Northeastern Illinois University in preparation for graduate study and research in the newly emerging discipline of Evolutionary Medicine. His clinical focus is centered upon prevention of oral and systemic disease through promotion of healthy breathing and eating; his primary research interest is in the area of infant/early childhood feeding practices and how they impact palatal-facial development, naso-respiratory competence and neuro-cognitive development. He is currently a visiting Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania doing research in the areas of anthropology and orthodontics.


October 22nd


Daniel Klauer


Kevin Boyd




Marianna Evans




Darius Loghmanee


Eric Phelps


October 23rd




Soroush Zaghi


Steven Olmos



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