Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy
At Blunston Dental Group in Airdrie, Alberta we will help treat Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OMDs) with therapy to bring your face muscles and bones back to balance.
What is Orofacial Myofunctional Disorder?
Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OMDs) are disorders of the muscles and functions of the face and mouth. These disorders can affect many other aspects of your being including, but not limited to, facial bone development, swallowing, occlusion TMD/TMJ, aesthetics, and more.
How can we help treat OMD?
Our goal in OMD therapy treatments is to bring your face muscles and bones back to balance so everything can function properly.
These treatments include:
- Frenectomy (tongue-tie release)
- TMD/TMJ therapy
- Exercises (to help retrain your face muscles)