How soon post frenectomy can we begin therapy?
Saturday, 30 September 2017
Q: How soon post frenectomy can we begin therapy? A: This depends on several factors. There are different protocols for infants, for example, than for older children and adults. Some doctors and dentists that release frena on infants have particular directives for parents to follow post frenectomy. For children and adults, I try to see
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Breathing obstruction making patient to breathe through her mouth at night only
Friday, 15 September 2017
Q: Hi, I have a patient referred to me by her orthodontist for orofacial myology treatment. She has a recurring anterior openbite after orthodontic appliance correction. She had surgery to remove her adenoids in February due to significant hypertrophy. The ENT did not remove the tonsils because they were not excessively large and patient didn’t
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