IAOM 2021 Session 06 | Measure Twice, Cut Once: 6 Keys to Success from a PT Perspective
As a physical therapist toning and training tongues for 30 years to improve posture and stabilize the head, neck, jaw and airway, Cynthia is concerned by the sharp increase in frenotomies and failed releases. Some pediatricians are alarmed as highlighted in the European Journal of Pediatrics 2020 Review entitled “Primum non nocere: lingual frenotomy for breastfeeding problems, not as innocent as generally accepted”.
Together we can and must do better to protect patients and avoid alienating the medical professionals whom we need to embrace the vital importance of the Cranio-Facial Respiratory Complex. Cynthia will outline six keys she finds essential for optimal results with emphasis on scar remodeling, whole body postures, the autonomic nervous system and cranial nerve dysfunction.