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  • Sleep Apnea and Myofunctional Therapy

    Sleep Apnea and Myofunctional Therapy

    How do sleep apnea and myofunctional therapy fit together? Unfortunately, not too many people out there tend to make any kind of connection between the two. This is true for... Continue reading

  • What Is Orthodontic Expansion?

    What Is Orthodontic Expansion?

    As a myofunctional therapist, I work with a lot of patients who are having orthodontic expansion, which is also known as palatal expansion. Sometimes this is done for cosmetic reasons.... Continue reading

  • Bedwetting And Sleep Apnea

    Bedwetting And Sleep Apnea

    Is there a connection between bedwetting and sleep apnea? Many health professionals who deal with sleep disordered breathing would say yes based on clinical experience, and the research agrees. Bedwetting... Continue reading

  • TMJ Pain And Myofunctional Therapy

    TMJ Pain And Myofunctional Therapy

    TMJ pain is one of the most common reasons patients begin working with me or one of my associate therapists. The TMJ (temporomandibular joint) or jaw joint is one of... Continue reading

  • Mouth Breathing And Allergies

    Mouth Breathing And Allergies

    As a myofunctional therapist, I see the connection between mouth breathing and allergies in my practice on a daily basis. A surprising number of my patients who breathe through their... Continue reading

  • Myofunctional Therapy Books

    Myofunctional Therapy Books

    Here are some of the myofunctional therapy books that have a permanent place on my bookshelf. They will be helpful for anyone who’s dealing with oral myofunctional disorders. They’re also... Continue reading

  • Is Your Child A Mouth Breather?

    Is Your Child A Mouth Breather?

    Being called a “mouth breather” is usually seen as an insult but in medical terms, a mouth breather is simply someone who breathes through their mouth. Unfortunately, mouth breathing is... Continue reading

  • Orthodontic Relapse

    Orthodontic Relapse

    Orthodontic relapse can’t really be a thing can it? Most people think that orthodontic treatment should be permanent. After all, orthodontists are highly trained professionals, and once the braces have... Continue reading

  • The right care from the right team can make fatigue a thing of the past.

    My Sleep Apnea Treatment Website

    Why did I create a website specifically about sleep apnea treatment? Well, over the last few years, awareness about the effects of poor sleep, sleep apnea, and other types of... Continue reading

  • What Is Orofacial Myology?

    What Is Orofacial Myology?

    If I’m a myofunctional therapist who does myofunctional therapy, then what is orofacial myology, and what’s an orofacial myologist? This is a question that comes up occasionally, usually when I’m... Continue reading