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A Child’s Cleft Care Journey: From Infancy to Adulthood

A Child’s Cleft Care Journey: From Infancy to Adulthood

The Early Days: Feeding Support and Therapies in Infancy In infancy, establishing an effective feeding plan is crucial. Children with unrepaired clefts have difficulty creating suction and feeding effectively. We work closely with families to find specialized bottles...

Why You May Need Palatal Expansion

Why You May Need Palatal Expansion

If your orthodontist has recommended jaw expansion to straighten your bite and align your teeth, myofunctional therapy should be part of the process. Expanders widen the upper jaw, but correcting tongue position is critical for maintaining results. At the Center for...

Finding Your Voice Again: How Voice Therapy Can Help

Finding Your Voice Again: How Voice Therapy Can Help

Has your voice become strained, raspy, or unreliable? Do you find yourself constantly clearing your throat or coughing to get your voice back? Are you tired of going from doctor to doctor to find a solution? You may be experiencing symptoms of vocal damage. But there...

5 Steps to Better Sleep

5 Steps to Better Sleep

FACT: orofacial myofunctional therapy has been shown to improve daytime sleepiness, decrease snoring, and reduce AHIs (episodes of stopping or troubled breathing in sleep) by 62% in children and 50% in adults (Sleep journal published online May 1, 2015).Myofunctional...