New York, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/19/2014 -- Dr. Bonita Lippman, the “go to” NYC Braces specialist orthodontist of the Orthodontics Center of NYC http://www.orthdoncitcscenternyc.com announced today that she has being seeing a substantial rise in patients in need of orthodontic oral myofunctional therapy treatments.
For twenty-five years The Orthodontics Center of NYC has been a popular Upper East Side orthodontic destination for children, teen, and adults in needs of the most state-of-the-art braces (such as Invisalign and lingual braces) and has been successfully treating a substantial amount of new patients from the tri-state area seeking the orthodontist’s expertise in oral myfunctional therapy. The renowned best in class Upper East Side specialty orthodontics practice focuses specifically on orthodontic braces and oral myofunctional therapy treatments.
The Orthodontics Center of NYC is conveniently located on New York City’s Upper East Side between Lexington Avenue & Park Avenue @ 121 E 60th St, #1C-b, New York, NY 10022. The Orthodontics Center of NYC is a The International Association of Orofacial Myology states that Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy, oftentimes referred to as oral myology, is the treatment of Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders (OMD). Orofacial myofunctional disorders include sucking habits and unsuitable postures or functions of the muscles of the tongue, lips, jaw, and face.
OMD refers to a pattern that involves the oral and orofacial muscles in the face that are interfering with normal growth, development, or function of the face and jaw. OMD may also be referred to as tongue thrust, deviate swallow, or reverse swallow.
The consequences of being diagnosed with OMD include:
-Tongue thrust, reverse swallow, and deviate swallow
-Periodontal problems (including gum disease)
-Unpleasant chewing and eating appearance
-Soreness of the tongue and teeth
-Temporomandibular joint problems (TMJ)
About Dr. Lippman of the Orthodontics Center of NYC
Dr. Lippman of the Orthodontics Center of NYC is a renowned best in class Upper East Side specialty orthodontics practice which focuses specifically on orthodontic braces and oral myofunctional treatments.
Orthodontics Center of NYC
121 E 60th St, #1C-b
New York, NY 10022
T: (212) 201-9121
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