SERVICES

 

Services

 

 
 

CT Orofacial Myology provides patient centered treatment plans to optimize function of orofacial muscles.
Our programs provide exercises to help stabilize
orthodontic, surgical, and dental results.
It is amazing what can be achieved when the orofacial muscles are working in harmony.

 
 

Our programs are used to improve:

  • Tongue Thrust

  • Incorrect or low tongue rest posture

  • Breathing, Swallowing, and Chewing disorders

  • Thumb-sucking, finger sucking, nail-biting

  • Pre and Post-Surgical Lingual and Labial Frenectomy Therapy

 

 

Problems that may be associated with
Incorrect Oral Muscle Patterns:

  • Speech Problems

  • Periodontal Disease

  • Forward Head and Neck Posture

  • High Narrow Palate

  • Oral tissue irritation

  • Airway patency, Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)

  • Lack of Lip seal (mouth breathing) may lead to occlusal dysfunction

  • Low, forward tongue rest may be linked to orthodontic relapse, psychological, cosmetic, and structural issues

  • Inability to masticate food properly

  • Incorrect swallowing may be linked to GERD

  • Grinding and Clenching, Temporal Mandibular Disorders


 
 
 

Flexible scheduling and Tele-communication offered!
Skype, Facetime, etc.