Orofacial Myology focuses on the muscles of the mouth, face and throat. By strengthening weak muscles, learning proper function and making behavior and emotional modifications, improvements can be noticed in breathing, speaking, chewing and swallowing.
I align myself with the current philosophy of airway focused dentistry and orthodontics which advocates early intervention. This gives a child an opportunity to experience a healthier life because there is a balance between breathing and function of the mouth and body.
A Case Review of you, your child or grandchild helps me to determine the best course of therapy. I initially observe or inquire about the following situations: