Who Are We?

Hi, I’m Dr. Halstrom. I have been helping people treat their snoring for more than 30 years.  I have put our list of accomplishments in point form. The purpose of me writing this page is not for me to brag about myself. But rather to let you know that you have come to the right place and are in the right hands. With over 30 years of experience, we are confident we can provide you with the relief you seek.


History Time Line

Important Moments in Dr. Halstrom & The Snore Owl:

1960 – Wayne Halstrom graduates from University of Alberta Dental School

1989 – Wayne Halstrom diagnosed with Obstructive Sleep Apnea

1993 – Patents Granted for The Halstrom Hitch

1996 – First research published

2003 – Wayne Halstrom elected President, British Columbia Dental Association

2005 – 10,000 Patients Treated

2006 – Wayne Halstrom elected President, Canadian Dental Association

2009 – Dr. Halstrom Sleep Apnea & Snoring Clinics expand in British Columbia

2009 – Wayne Halstrom appointed as an Adjunct Professor of Respiratory Therapy, Faculty of Science – Sleep Program, Thompson Rivers University

2010 – New flagship Vancouver Clinic opens in August, along with the Vancouver Institute of Sleep Medicine

2010 – Current – Dr. Halstrom Network clinics established across BC.

2018 - Snore Owl has become the #1 anti snoring device on the market


 Treating Sleep Apnea and Snoring Since 1994


Dr. Halstrom™ Sleep Apnea and Snoring Clinics along with many dedicated dental providers have helped thousands of sleep apnea and snoring patients with effective sleep apnea treatment across North America using mandibular repositioning devices (Oral Appliances) a simple and comfortable solution for Snoring & Sleep Apnea.  These devices offer a non-surgical, advanced and leading edge solution for snoring and sleep apnea, restoring vitality and energy for our patients. An alternative for some CPAP patients looking for more manageable therapy.