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Orofacial Myofunctional

Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OMDs): Can they Impact Speech, Swallowing, and Dentition? 

Swallowing is a natural process that most people don’t even think about. However, some people may develop incorrect swallow patterns, which can lead to speech, orthodontic, and/or dental problems. If you, or your child, have been told that you are swallowing incorrectly and you notice this is affecting your speech and/or teeth, you may be experiencing an orofacial myofunctional disorder (OMD).

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