Treatment is designed to develop proper resting postures for the lips, tongue, and jaw by retraining muscle and swallowing patters to eliminate negative oral habits. A certified orofacial myofunctional therapist is specifically trained identify, evaluate and treat incorrect muscle function patterns.
While dentistry/orthodontics has a primary focus on dental occlusion, or teeth-together relationships, orofacial myologists focus on teeth-apart behaviors and postures that can lead to, or have already resulted in malocclusion. Our programs help open sinuses, eliminate or reduce migraine tension and pressure headaches and more.
Whether its nasal breathing issues, TMJ discomfort or sleep apnea/snoring, our goals is to help you with programs designed for your unique individual needs.