Inspire Learning Forum

Are you a health care professional interested in learning more about Inspire? This site is a collection of recorded talks and downloadable slide decks intended to provide on-going medical education to healthcare professionals caring for Inspire patients.

This section contains presentations about the Inspire implants and incorporating Inspire into your ENT practice.

Practical tips for incorporating Inspire into a private ENT practice.

Ronald D Hanson, MD
St. Cloud Ear, Nose & Throat, St. Cloud MN

Best practices for starting a new Inspire program from an ENT perspective and device implant overview.

Ryan Nord, MD
VCU Health, Richmond, VA

Maurits Boon, MD
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

How to transition Inspire implants to an ASC.

Richard Thrasher III, MD
The ENT & Allergy Centers of Texas and Stonebridge Surgery Center, Mckinney, TX

PD Dr. med. Clemens Heiser

Detailed description of hypoglossal nerve anatomy, Inspire head/neck surgical technique, and tongue motion.

PD Dr. med. Clemens Heiser
Chief Consultant in Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Head of Sleep Department
Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technical University, Munich, GER

Overview of an Inspire program from an Academic center with ENT and Sleep collaboration.

Kirk Withrow
University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL

Patricia Patterson
Sleep Medicine
University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL

This section contains presentations about the Inspire implants and incorporating Inspire into your Sleep practice.

Ryan J. Soose

Ryan J. Soose, MD
Associate Professor, Dept of Otolaryngology; Director, Sleep Medicine and Upper Airway Surgery
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Expanding Your Sleep Practice Potential

Asim Roy, MD
Neurology and Sleep Medicine
Ohio Sleep Medicine Institute, Dublin, OH

Latest data from the ADHERE registry, updates on Post Implant Care Excellence, and highlights from the new Medicare/Private coverage decisions.

Kent Lee, MS, MBA
Research Fellow at Inspire 

Michael Coleman, BA, RPSGT, RST
Principal, Post Implant Care at Inspire

We are pleased to offer 6 courses available for CEU credit:

  • Inspire Overview
  • Post Implant Care
  • Fine Tuning given by your Sleep Support Tech
  • Operating Room Inservice
  • Tuning
  • Optimizing Inspire Patient Outcomes


  • Registered Nurse
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Registered Polysomnographic Technologist


  • 1 Credit Hour per course


  • Please contact your local Inspire representative to schedule a time for training or contact us to find a representative near you