I am excited to be taking courses on orofacial myofunctional disorders and myofunctional therapy at LVI the first week of February. The first course addresses issues with improper tongue posture and swallowing. The tongue plays a huge role in sleep apnea, snoring, TMJ pain, orthodontic relapses, open bite, speech, posture and swallowing to name a few. Treating orofacial myofunctional disorders are critical to the successful treatment of many dental issues.
I hope to be able to incorporate myofunctional therapy into my treatments immediately. It seems like I am seeing more and more open bite orthodontic cases as a result of a...Read More