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What is Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy?

Oro ….Mouth

Facial ….Face

Myo ….Muscles

This is a therapy to bring back form & function of the tongue, muscles of the face head & neck and overall posture.

Dentists and Orthodontists are very much interested in this as a first line of understanding a patients needs for breathing, posture (jaw) orthodontic assessment pre-, during and post treatment.

This therapy is conducted by a dental health professional who is registered with AHPRA.

The therapy is a series of exercises which over a period of months helps promote better form and function of the tongue. If the tongue posture is incorrect it can be restrictive to the orthodontic treatment outcome.

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