Selected Studies

 

Assessment of Lingual Frenulum Lengths in Skeletal Malocclusion (Meenakshi and Jagannathan, 2014) 

 

Critical role of myofascial reeducation in pediatric sleep-disordered breathing (Guilleminualt et al., 2013) 

 

Effects of Oropharyngeal Exercises on Patients with Moderate Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (Guimaraes et al., 2009) 

The influence of snoring, mouth breathing and apnoea on facial morphology in late childhood: a three-dimensional study (Al Ali et al., 2015)

 

Lingual Frenectomy: functional evaluation and new therapeutical approach (Olivi et al., 2012) 

 

Myofunctional Therapy to Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis (Camacho et al., 2014)

 

Short Lingual Frenulum and Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children (Huang et al., 2015) 

 

Sleep and breathing in premature infants at 6 months post-natal age (Huang et al., 2014) 

 

Towards Restoration of Continuous Nasal Breathing as the Ultimate Treatment Goal in Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea (Guilleminualt and Sullivan, 2014)

 

Temporomandibular Disorders

 

Effects of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy on Temporomandibular Disorders (de Felicio et al., 2009) 

 

Impaired orofacial motor functions on chronic temporomandibular disorders (Ferreira et al., 2014)

 

Selected Talks

 

Dr. John Flutter: "Mouth breathing has a negative impact on our teeth and facial development" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVjMgVClyPA

Other Resources

Dr. Soroush Zaghi, sleep surgeon: https://www.zaghimd.com/