Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy
Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy (OMT) is a program used to correct the proper function of the tongue and facial muscles used at rest and for swallowing.
Do you or your children suffer from:
- Difficulty swallowing
- Speech pathology
- Bite problems
- Orthodontic relapse
- Difficulty nursing
- Lips apart when resting
- Mouth Breathing
- Tongue tie/ lip tie
The above symptoms are all considered Orofacial Myofunctinoal Disorders (OMDs) which result from dysfunction of the muscles and functions of the face and mouth.
Deanna is a registered dental hygienist and certified orofacial myofunctional therapist. She is currently treating patients of all ages who suffer from orofacial myofunctional disorders. To learn more please visit the BKS Dental Center for TMJ and Facial Pain website: www.bksnomoretmj.com/orofacial-myofunctional-therapy/.