MYOFUNCTIONAL THERAPY IN SULLIVAN COUNTY, CATSKILL MOUNTAINS UPSTATE NEW YORK
Myofunctional therapy is an adjunct to the dental team as it teaches and trains patients to breathe and swallow properly by strengthening the muscles of the face and surrounding area. Many people do not know that this field exists as it is very new but will have a profound impact on patients breathing, airway and sleep function. Myofunctional therapy can be thought of as a type of physical therapy for the tongue and facial muscles. Many people and children swallow incorrectly which can lead to a myriad of other problems which can be corrected with simple exercises.
If you think you or your children may be a candidate for myofunctional therapy please speak with our team.