Take our Self Test to find out if you can benefit from Orofacial Myotherapy

Self Test:  Review the following questions to see if you or your child may benefit from Orofacial Myotherapy

  1.  Do you have chronic headaches?
  2.  Do you have an “open mouth rest posture”? (Is your mouth hanging open most of the time?)
  3.  Have your teeth moved after orthodontic treatment?
  4.  Do you have an open bite?
  5.  Do you have TMD (jaw) or neck pain?
  6.  Do you have a scalloped tongue from pressing against the teeth?
  7.  Do you have habits such as thumb or finger sucking, nail biting, lip licking or chewing, pen biting or hair chewing?
  8.   Does your tongue come forward against the teeth when swallowing? Do you grimace when you swallow?
  9.  Are you a “messy eater”?  Noisy? Dropping food from your mouth?
  10.  Do you get food caught in that area above your teeth (the vestibule)?
  11.   Are your gums red around your front teeth because you breath through your mouth?
  12.   Do you grind or clench your teeth?
  13.   Do you have chronic stomach aches from swallowing air, burping, drooling or hiccups?
  14.   Are you “tongue-tied”?
  15.   Where is your tongue right now?  Is it positioned up in the palate where it belongs or is it pressing against or between the teeth?

If you answered “yes” to any of these questions please consider calling for a consultation.