Chris Vasta

Chris Vasta

CPAP Expert & President at The CPAP Shop

324 Posts, 2705 Comments

https://www.thecpapshop.com/

Over a 10+ year career at PHH Mortgage managing a $100 million portfolio, Chris Vasta learned the ins and outs of the business world. He learned how to establish business relationships, lead a multi-prong team, and implement strategies for long-term growth. In 2007, Vasta used that experience to transition his role into president of The CPAP Shop. Over his tenure, Vasta has been involved in everything from website design to warehouse layout. His hands-on approach with customers has evolved into an in-depth understanding of the challenges of beginning and adhering to sleep therapy. He often provides his insights on product design and functionality on various manufacturer’s prototypes and is frequently tapped to provide previews of new releases.

Vasta’s primary focus remains on improving the customer experience. He works hand-in-hand with the customer service and warehouse teams to streamline processes and introduce new technologies for a quicker, more efficient workflow. He also works directly with manufacturers to create unique product offerings that cater to customer needs and demands.

Chris Vasta's Latest Posts

Our Top-Rated and Best ResMed CPAP Masks Of 2023

January 24, 2023 |

This post was updated on January 24, 2023. ResMed is one of the leading manufacturers of CPAP masks. Every year they introduce new technology and features that improve the experience for CPAP users. Review some of the best ResMed CPAP masks of 2023.  Best ResMed CPAP Mask: ResMed AirFit F10 Full Face Mask ResMed AirFit F10 []

Best Philips CPAP Masks Of 2023: Top-Rated Philips Masks Are Reviewed

January 24, 2023 |

This post was updated on January 24, 2023. Philips is one of the leading manufacturers of CPAP masks. Our experts have reviewed some of their top-rated CPAP masks and their features and benefits to help make it easier to choose a mask that’s right for you. Here are the best Philips CPAP Masks of 2023. []

The Best Travel CPAP Machines of 2023

January 24, 2023 |

This post was updated on January 24, 2023. Taking your CPAP therapy on your travels requires a reliable travel CPAP machine. Travel CPAP machines are portable, efficient, and FAA-approved. Our experts have curated some of the top manufacturers and reviewed the most important features and benefits to help you choose a travel CPAP machine that fits []

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CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings

Best Full-Face CPAP Masks of 2023

January 24, 2023 |

This post was updated on January 24, 2023. The CPAP Shop recommends choosing a full face CPAP mask based on your comfort and personal needs. Selecting a full face mask for your sleeping position also helps ensure the best CPAP experience and compliance. We’ve compiled some of the best full face CPAP masks of 2023. []

CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

Best CPAP Machines of 2023: Comparing Our Best-Selling CPAP Machines

January 24, 2023 |

This post was updated on January 24, 2023. There are a lot of factors that go into selecting a CPAP machine for your therapy needs. Our experts have reviewed some of the top-rated CPAP machines and their features and benefits to help make it easier to choose a CPAP machine that’s right for you. Here []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

Best CPAP Masks of 2023

January 24, 2023 |

This post was updated on January 24, 2023. CPAP masks are always a personal choice for CPAP users. Finding the perfect fit and type can be a trial-and-error process. We have tried to streamline selecting a CPAP Mask in 2023 by compiling some of the best masks available based on our experts, reviewers, and ratings, []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

ResMed AirFit N30i Vs Evora Nasal CPAP Mask Comparison

January 18, 2023 |

Choosing a nasal CPAP mask can mean trying out different makes and models to see which is the best fit and the most comfortable. Some nasal CPAP masks can leave marks on your nostrils or leave you with nasal soreness in the morning. So, choosing a nasal CPAP mask can be a trial-and-error process. Instead, use []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

ResMed AirSense 11 vs 3B Luna II CPAP Machine Comparison

January 11, 2023 |

When selecting an auto-adjusting CPAP machine, consider two well-known models. The ResMed AirSense 11 and the 3B Luna II offer many useful features for users and provide reliable and consistent performance for CPAP compliance. Auto CPAP machines are especially useful for new users getting started with PAP therapy as they need time to get accustomed []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

ResMed AirFit P30i Vs TAP PAP Nasal Pillow CPAP Mask Comparison

January 04, 2023 |

Choosing a nasal pillow CPAP mask can leave you many options. Most CPAP mask manufacturers offers some type of nasal pillow mask with varieties of benefits and features and lots with strong consumer reviews. So how do you choose? We have selected two nasal masks to help you compare the features and benefits: the ResMed []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings

Fisher & Paykel Evora Vs Vitera Full Face CPAP Mask Comparison 

December 28, 2022 |

When choosing a full face CPAP mask consider two models from the leading manufacturer Fisher & Paykel. The Evora and the Vitera both offer comfort and performance for users and include many impressive features that make PAP therapy and CPAP compliance easier. Both full face masks include many five-star reviews from other CPAP patients. Compare []

Sleep Apnea

Obstructive Sleep Apnea in the Elderly 

December 07, 2022 |

Getting older means an increased likelihood of sleep apnea. In general sleep can become more difficult with age and sleep apnea becomes a common sleep disorder, affecting nearly 20% of older adults. As we get older, muscles weaken, including airway muscles, which makes seniors more likely to experience sleep apnea.  How Does Obstructive Sleep Apnea []

CPAP Tips & Tutorials, Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment & Tips

How to Sleep Better While on CPAP Therapy

November 30, 2022 |

What Is CPAP Therapy? Even if you are on CPAP therapy, there are other things you can do to help make your evening conducive to a better night’s sleep and your sleep more comfortable. The study of sleep has been expanding rapidly, leading to much new research and innovative products that are available to help []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

ResMed AirSense Auto CPAP Machine Comparison

November 23, 2022 |

ResMed is one of the leading manufacturers of auto CPAP machines. Among their offering is the distinctive and popular AirSense line of machines. You can choose between the ResMed AirSense 11, AirSense 10, or the AirSense 10 Card-to-Cloud (CTC). Each machine provides different features and benefits to CPAP patients. So when selecting a ResMed AirSense []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

3B Medical Luna II vs Luna G3 Comparison

November 16, 2022 |

3B Medical offers a diverse range of CPAP machines for different user needs. Two of the best machines in their offering are the Luna II and Luna G3. The Luna II and Luna G3 have advantages for many users. Both of these CPAP machines include features and benefits that may be useful including integrated humidifiers []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings

Philips Respironics Amara Full Face CPAP Mask

November 09, 2022 |

The redesigned Respironics Amara Gel Full Face CPAP Mask offers a more comfortable and lighter-weight fit for users. Many CPAP patients will find the new Amara easier than ever to use and clean. The redesign also provides more options for users, including varied sizing and cushion type to accommodate diverse user needs. Choosing the gel []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

ResMed AirSense 11 vs 3B Medical Luna G3 Comparison

November 02, 2022 |

Two highly preferred CPAP machines on the market today include the ResMed AirSense 11 and the 3B Medical Luna G3. The ResMed AirSense 11 offers all the benefits of an auto-adjusting CPAP. And the 3B Medical provides useful and innovative comfort features and settings. So which one is best for you? We have done a []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

ResMed AirFit N30i Nasal Mask Review – 2022

October 25, 2022 |

The ResMed AirFit N30i Nasal Mask offers more flexibility and less noise than many competing nasal mask brands. The groundbreaking tube design frees up hose movement and the QuietAir Vent Technology offers 57% quieter performance than the original cushions. This mask features a lightweight design with an open field of vision so users can do other []

CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

3B Medical Luna G3 CPAP Machine Review 

October 18, 2022 |

The 3B Medical Luna G3 CPAP Machine is powerful, effective, and user-friendly. The lighter design and added comfort features of the 3B Medical Luna G3 make this CPAP machine the ideal choice for anyone just starting CPAP therapy or switching from a different CPAP machine. This device is beneficial for users who are normally prone []

CPAP Tips & Tutorials

When to Replace CPAP Supplies

October 11, 2022 |

Why You Should Change Your CPAP Mask All CPAP masks have a lifespan, which is amount 3 months. Over time the masks become worn, and the seal becomes less effective, which means you do not receive the highest performance from your CPAP therapy.  Some CPAP masks may begin to show wear even before their expiration []

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment & Tips

What is Mediterranean Diet and Can it Help with CPAP Therapy?

September 28, 2022 |

This post was originally published on March 18, 2013, and updated on September 28, 2022.  What Is the Mediterranean Diet?  The Mediterranean diet is a constant topic in the press as everyone including health professionals touts its health benefits. The diet has been effective at reducing many illnesses. This includes risks of heart disease and []

CPAP Benefits, Sleep Apnea

Premature Infant CPAP Masks

September 28, 2022 |

This post was originally posted on January 13, 2014, and updated on September 28, 2022.  The use of CPAP masks and various forms of CPAP therapy delivery is becoming the accepted practice in pediatric medicine. This is particularly true with preterm infants with some form of a respiratory disorder, which is a fairly common problem. []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

AirMini Travel CPAP vs Transcend Micro CPAP – Comparison

September 27, 2022 |

AirMini Travel CPAP – Features  The functionalities and features of the ResMed AirMini Travel CPAP are relatively the same as the AirSense 10 Auto CPAP machine, but smaller and more compact for travelers. The minimized design makes it easy for users to carry it on long-distance flights, camping trips, cruises, and road trips. Many users []

CPAP Reviews & Ratings

Fisher & Paykel Eson 2 Nasal CPAP Mask Review

September 20, 2022 |

The Fisher & Paykel Eson 2 Nasal CPAP Mask is one of the simplest and most convenient nasal CPAP masks to use. It features VisiBlue indicators making this CPAP mask easy to clean and assemble for anyone. It features a comfortable cushion and soft headgear so users can still enjoy a comfortable night’s sleep while []

CPAP Tips & Tutorials, Sleep Apnea

ResMed Airsense 11 Troubleshooting Guide

September 07, 2022 |

The ResMed AirSense 11 AutoSet CPAP Machine with Heated Humidifier offers all the benefits of an auto-adjusting pressure device with an integrated heated humidifier that provides soothing warm moist air to prevent CPAP side effects, wireless connectivity for ease of use, and patient support that helps you receive the best CPAP therapy possible. If you []

CPAP Comparisons & Reviews, CPAP Reviews & Ratings, Sleep Apnea

ResMed AirSense 11 vs AirSense 10 Card-to-Cloud CPAP Machines – Comparison

August 31, 2022 |

As a leading manufacturer of CPAP machines, ResMed offers a variety of CPAP machine options for CPAP users. The ResMed AirSense 10 Card-to-Cloud (CTC) and the ResMed AirSense 11 are two machines commonly selected by CPAP patients. That’s because they both provide excellent performance and comfort. So, which one is best for you? Explore this []

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