Apnea Options

Apnea Options is an office that treats patients for sleep disordered breathing, snoring and sleep apnea. We offer a full range of services, including diagnosis and treatment.

Our goal is to provide the optimal experience and best treatment solution possible to people who suffer from sleep disordered breathing. We want to make the process of getting a diagnosis and treatment as easy as possible for the patient. We are committed to working with our patients to manage their airway and sleep health over a lifetime.

The mission of Apnea Options is to:

  • Provide comprehensive, custom treatment solutions to all patients with sleep disordered breathing
  • Treat patients appropriately, at the right time, over a lifetime
  • Ensure quality of care and improved outcomes through regular follow-up and patient management
  • Reduce the impact of associated diseases, such as hypertension
  • Provide all physicians, especially primary care physicians and cardiologists, a reliable partner in patient care


Apnea Options is located in Palm Harbor, Florida. Our office offers multiple treatment approaches to serve the needs of most patients that seek help with their sleep breathing problems.
About Us
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Dr. Alex J. Johnson

A practicing orthodontist, Dr. Johnson has been providing quality care to his patients in a private practice setting since 1985.

Since 1985, Dr. Alex J. Johnson has been providing his patients in Palm Harbor with exceptional orthodontic care. He has lived in Pinellas County since the age of 13, and he knew this fast-growing community was the right place to open his orthodontic practice. He takes pride in providing quality orthodontic care to the area’s hard-working, motivated citizens who care about their health and appearance.

Highly educated, Dr. Johnson earned his Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from the University of South Florida in Tampa. He then attended Washington University’s School of Dental Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri to obtain his Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree, his Masters in Orthodontics degree and his Orthodontic Certificate.

An Associate of the Pankey Institute, Dr. Johnson feels it is important to stay on the cutting-edge of orthodontics. Thus, he maintains memberships in many prestigious professional organizations to keep up-to-date on the latest techniques and technology. He is currently a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Southern Association of Orthodontists, Florida Association of Orthodontists, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, West Coast Dental Association and the Upper Pinellas County Dental Association.

Dr. Johnson holds many certifications and specializations. He is certified in Dental Sleep Medicine Therapy for patients with sleep apnea and certified to make custom CPAP masks.

Away from the office, Dr. Johnson lectures to public schools and at Mease Morton Plant Hospitals about the importance of oral health and orthodontic treatment. He also volunteers with the YMCA and the Pinellas and Pasco County School Boards.