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Quitting the Pacifier
Passive changes in tooth eruption can occur after the elimination of a sucking habit. This photo is before and after of a 4 year old child with a pacifier habit. No appliances were used to help her quit the habit.
Tongue Thrust Elimination
This photo is of an adult female patient with a tongue thrust habit. The patient was also experiencing tinnitus. No orthodontic treatment was used.
Bilateral Posterior Tongue Thrust
This patient had a bilateral posterior tongue thrust. You can see that even her posture improved with therapy!
"I am quitting biting my nails!"
Our nail biting program is fun, positive, and allows the child to take control of the habit.
Anterior Tongue Thrust
This patient presented with a low, forward tongue rest posture and tongue thrust swallow. With therapy, she has habituated a palatal tongue rest posture.