April 30, 2015

Helping Children Eat Healthy

Good Eating Habits Starts Young with the parents leading by example
April 25, 2015

Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy and Frenectomy – tongue tie surgery and healing

Healing after frenulum, frenum, frenectomy surgery, Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy and frenectomy, frenulum, tight frenum
December 4, 2014

Tongue-Tie, Surgery and the Need for Therapy

 

  By: Judith Dember-Paige RDH COM 

All tongue-tie revisions need to have Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy to help establish tongue-to-palate form, lip seal, with nasal breathing.  After release of the tether, the tongue does not automatically pop-up to …

September 25, 2014

Open Mouth Posture

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By: Judith Dember-Paige RDH COM

Open Mouth Posture

Mouthbreathing

A mouth breathers’ maxillas and mandibles are more retrognathic. Palatal height is higher, over- jet is more pronounced in mouth breathers. Overall, mouth breathers had longer faces, with narrower maxil- lae