International Association of Facial Growth Guidance (Orthotropics)
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Class II Non-Extraction Treatment in Adult Patients . Does it Make any Sense?
To evaluate dento-skeletal changes following conventional anchorage molar distalization therapy in adult patients. Thirty-three adult patients (25 females, mean age 23 years 1 month; and 8 males, mean age 28 years 3 months) were recruited from 4 Board Certified specialists (multicentre study). All subjects underwent molar distalization therapy using intraoral non-compliance distalizing appliances (Pendulum, Distal […]
Children Becoming Hunchbacks due to Addiction to Smart Phones
Chiropractor claims that young people who spend hours hunched over electronic devices are seriously damaging their necks and spines, as witnessed by the rise in cases of ‘text neck’ Boy using a mobile phone under his desk at school Photo: Alamy Children as young as seven are developing hunchbacks and curved spines because of the […]
Electromyographic Fatigue of Orbicular Oris Muscles During Exercises in Mouth & Nasal Breathing Children
Introduction Speech-language and audiological intervention, specifically in Orofacial motricity, is based on action on structural and functional aspects of the orofacial and cervical regions. This intervention covers from the aspect of patient awareness to the rehabilitation of the changed aspects in structural and functional terms. Therefore, among the methods used are isometric and isotonic speech […]
Orthotropics practitioners are located in many countries around the world, as are practitioners sympathetic to the orthotropic concept.
Orthotropics therapy gives an individual the opportunity to change their health, their faces and their lives.
You can find an IAFGG member* (Orthotropist and Orthotropic labs) using the map below:
*. If you are a member of the International Association of Facial Growth Guidance, but your name has not been listed in this world map, please contact us by using this form.
This list of orthotropic practitioners is for the convenience of the public and is not an indication of qualification or ability