what causes crooked teeth in kids

What causes Crooked Teeth in kids and what can be done about it?

Dr Devine Myofunctional Therapy

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Are you living with crowded teeth, crooked teeth, or jaw development problems? You might be wondering what’s causing those issues. They have less to do with your genetics or the size of your teeth and jaws. They have more to do with mouth breathing and poor habits such as reverse swallowing, tongue thrust, and thumb sucking. Physiological dentist in Nashville, Dr. Brian Devine, wants you to learn how these poor myofunctional habits can lead to orthodontic problems. Plus, hang tight until the end of the blog to find out …

secret anti aging tip from dentist

The Secret Anti-Aging Tip from your Dentist

Dr Devine Myofunctional Therapy

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Your Nashville airway-centric dentists at Devine Dentistry are ready to share the best-kept anti-aging secret you never thought you’d hear. Is it a facial cream or wash? Is it a dental procedure? Is it a magic pill? No! It’s breathing through your nose. Yes, really! Nasal breathing is scientifically proven to help slow aging and naturally reduce wrinkles. Read on to learn how breathing through your nose could help you maintain a youthful, fresh appearance. The Mouth-Body Connection and Nitric Oxide We believe that dental health and overall health …

what to know about myofunctional therapy

What you need to know about Myofunctional Therapy

Dr Devine Myofunctional Therapy

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN An increasing number of dental practices now offer myofunctional therapy as one of their services. In fact, your family dentists in Nashville at Devine Dentistry added myofunctional therapy. You may have heard this term, but remain unsure about what myofunctional therapy is, or what it can accomplish, but you will know much more about this type of therapy and its applications after you read this article. What is myofunctional therapy, and what is it used for? Myofunctional therapy is, in short, a way to re-train the muscles of your …

why so many cavities

Why so many Cavities? It could be how you’re Breathing

Dr Devine Myofunctional Therapy

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Do you seem to get a lot of cavities even though you take good care of your teeth, see your dentist regularly, and eat a healthy diet that’s low in sugar? The answer could be how you’re breathing. Myofunctional therapists in Nashville at Devine Dentistry would like you to know how mouth breathing could be to blame for your increase in cavities. It’s how you breathe Ever feel like your oral hygiene efforts are in vain? Do you brush your teeth twice a day, floss daily, and even follow …

crucial role of facial muscles

The Crucial Role of the Facial Muscles

Dr Devine Myofunctional Therapy

Serving Brentwood, Belle Meade and Green Hills Areas of Nashville TN Most people don’t realize the importance of how the facial muscles, jaw, and tongue work together. It is crucial for these three components to work together, properly. By working in harmony, these components help to facilitate the right amount of airflow, assist with chewing and swallowing food, speaking, and help guide the jaws during a child’s growth and development phase. Our Myofunctional Therapist in Nashville at Devine Dentistry wants you to know about the crucial role the facial muscles, jaw, and tongue play in relation to oral health, and …