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What is Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy?

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

Oro ….Mouth

Facial ….Face

Myo ….Muscles

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.

Myofunctional Therapy Menai, Sutherland NSW | (02) 9543 4222