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:
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:
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