While it may be too late to prevent problems to facial growth once you are over the age of 12 - 14, there are still many benefits to eliminating poor health habits.
- Good function will...
- Improve the results you get from Conventional Orthodontics.
- Help the results you get be more stable and long lasting.
- Help you breathe and sleep better.
- Relieve pain from jaw stress and strain
- Help you control parafunctions like grinding, clenching and other harmful habits (Yes even some adults suck their thumbs).
MyoBrace for Teens and Adults
MRC has a line of appliances designed for teens and adults, too. Click on the picture to read up on it on their website and come back to me with questions...
Oral Myology for Adults
Many adults suffer from chronic pain and problems in their teeth, jaws and face. Some people destroy expensive dental work without obvious cause. Others have an ill-defined discomfort during eating or speaking. These problems often stump well-trained clinicians and the problems can linger for years.
Many times, there is a functional reason for these problems that an Oral Myologist can pick up on. You'll be surprised by what can be learned in an OM exam. And it's safe and non-invasive. Touch base for a qualified oral myologist in your area.
Allied Health Practices
|If the imbalances that are causing the problems are not in the mouth, we'll recommend seeking an allied professional that can help pinpoint the source of the problem and fix it.|
Aligns spinal structures to improve nerve function
Relieves overworked or underworked muscles
Pinpoints faults causing muscle weakness
Adjusts connections between skull and neck bones
Reduces the effects stress and overbreathing
Fighting the Garbage In: Garbage Out problem of eating