About us

Our story

“Sleep apnea is a growing problem that impacts millions of people across the world. Current treatments have issues that affect their long-term use. At Night Balance we are motivated to address the need for effective, more comfortable treatment options. This is what motivates us to redefine sleep apnea therapy by creating smart therapies that improve clinical outcomes, are patient-friendly, and tend to reduce the economic burden to the healthcare system”.

10+ years of excellence in Sleep Position Therapy

NightBalance founders
Eline Vrijland – van Beest & Thijs van Oorschot

Award winning!

Our Medical Advisory Board

We are supported by an impressive medical advisory board, comprised of distinguished world renowned scientists and clinicians. The MAB exists of Prof. Dr. de Vries (The Netherlands), Dr. White (USA), Dr Heinzer (Swiss) and Dr. Pepin (France).

Prof. Dr. Nico de Vries

  • Head of ENT department, Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital Amsterdam
  • Guest professor at the University of Antwerp
  • Author of more than 200 publications
  • Cooperates with Inspire Medical Systems, Philips Healthcare, Olympus and ReVent Medical

David P. White, MD

  • Professor of sleep medicine at Harvard Medical School
  • Senior physician, Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, at Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Author of more than 180 publications and numerous book chapters, previous editor-in-chief of SLEEP
  • Chief Scientific Officer at Philips Healthcare

Dr. Heinzer

  • Senior physician and co-director, University Hospital of Lausanne
  • Medical Director of the Centre for Investigation and Research in Sleep
  • Author of more than 50 publications
  • Member of the Board of theSwiss Society for Sleep Research

Jean-Louis Pepin, MD, PhD

  • Pulmonologist at University Hospital of Grenoble
  • Author of more than 250 publications
  • Former President of the French Sleep Research and Medicine Society
  • Involved in several European and American Thoracic Society task forces