Leland Oral Myofunctional Therapy

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Advanced myofunctional care for your family

Designed for children and teens, our personalized approach extends beyond conventional dental care. Through personalized sessions and innovative techniques, we target myofunctional issues to promote better health and well-being.

Our Leland oral myofunctional therapy addresses snoring, mouth breathing, and sleep-related concerns. Through this cutting-edge therapy, patients experience improved focus, better academic performance, and enhanced well-being. Whether in-person or via telehealth, myofunctional therapy sessions are tailored to your family’s needs. Contact us today!

A closer look at myofunctional therapy

Is your child experiencing any of the following?
• Mouth breathing
• Persistent snoring
• Speech challenges
• Orthodontic issues
• Jaw pain
• Facial muscle imbalances

These symptoms could indicate underlying myofunctional issues. Talk to us about how myofunctional therapy can help.

Improve Breathing Patterns

Myofunctional therapy focuses on correcting improper breathing habits and promoting optimal nasal breathing. This can alleviate issues related to mouth breathing, snoring, and respiratory disorders, like sleep apnea.

Alleviate TMJ Disorders

The therapy includes exercises that target the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), potentially alleviating symptoms associated with TMJ disorders, such as jaw pain and discomfort.

Enhance Facial Muscle Function

The therapy targets the muscles of the face and mouth, reestablishing proper function. This can lead to improved facial aesthetics, enhanced muscle tone, clearer speech, and a more balanced appearance.

Support Overall Well-being

Beyond addressing specific oral concerns, myofunctional therapy improves overall well-being — from enhanced energy levels to reduced fatigue, and better quality of life.

How It Works

Our therapy adapts to your child’s myofunctional needs. You should plan for 12-18 personalized sessions (exercises), either in-person or through the convenience of telehealth. With telehealth, you can easily connect with our professionals through video calls or online from the comfort of your home.

Frequently Asked Questions

What do myofunctional therapy sessions involve?

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Myofunctional therapy sessions consist of personalized exercises and techniques for facial and mouth muscles. Tailored to individual needs, these sessions can be conducted in person or through telehealth for added convenience.

How long does a typical therapy session last?

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Sessions typically last 30 minutes, with a range of 12-18 sessions based on individual needs.

What oral does myofunctional therapy address?

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Our therapy addresses issues like snoring, mouth breathing, attention deficits, and other sleep-related concerns.

How soon can I expect to see results?

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Results vary, but many patients experience positive changes in breathing and overall well-being within a few sessions.

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“Will insurance cover my family’s visit?”

At Main Family Dental, we take most dental insurance plans. Coverage for myofunctional therapy varies. Our friendly team is here to help with any insurance questions and guide you in making informed decisions about your dental care.

We also have an affordable annual savings plan covering 2 cleanings, x-rays, one emergency visit, and a 10% discount on treatments. Plus, we accept CareCredit and offer low-interest financing through Sunbit. Call us at (910) 371-0966 – we’re here to make our dental journey smoother!

What to expect at your appointment

At Main Family Dental, we prioritize your family’s well-being through personalized care in a comfortable environment. Our commitment includes a comprehensive range of dental treatments, including cutting-edge myofunctional therapy. Trust us for a brighter, healthier smile that exceeds your expectations.

Our Office

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110 Village Rd NE, Unit A
Leland NC 28451
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Hours

Mon: Closed
Tues: 7:30am-3:30pm
Wed: 7:30am-3:30pm
Thur: 7:30am-3:30pm
Fri: 7:30am-1:30pm

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