Category: Dental Care

January 14, 2020 0

What Is Oral Myofunctional Therapy?

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Oral myofunctional therapy is more than just a daily exercise with a goal to improve the musculature of the tongue, cheeks, jaw, and neck. Most of the time, we do not engage all the 57 muscles of the orofacial region, but we are impacting their ability to function on how we let them rest. It’s important to teach patients on how to identify a correct resting posture for their orofacial muscles.

July 27, 2019 0

Dental Braces for Jaw Misalignment

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Jaw misalignment (Maloclussion) is a common jaw problems to many people. Such issues concerning the jaw are caused by an inborn misalignment commonly referred to as a ”faulty jaw” or from a severe trauma of the jaw caused by external factors. This problem arises many issues affecting the everyday lifestyle of people. Thankfully, a jaw misalignment can be corrected after wearing adult braces.

July 16, 2019 0

Mouthguard For Bruxism

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Bruxism is a condition caused by grinding or clenching your teeth, which can lead to sore jaw, headaches, earaches, and even tooth damage. Usually, it happens during sleep. But Dr Thi, dentist in Sunbury, relates bruxism to stress as it can also happen during stressful situations, and most people are unaware that they are clenching their teeth too hard until they start experiencing some of the symptoms.