Learning Objectives

  • Evaluate and identify muscle structures in the orofacial region
  • Increase knowledge in myofunctional therapy
  • Learning myofunctional techniques and their applications to OSA patients (adults and children)


  • 4 Modules    |
  • 4 Videos    |
  • 61 Minutes Total Hour  
  • Introduction .
  • Craniofacial Growth
  • Snoring and OSA
  • Myofunctional Therapy

About the Faculty

dr. susana
  • DR. SUSANA FALARDO RAMOS is an orthodontist specialist with clinical experience of 25 years. She is Board Member & Vice-President of the European Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine & Scientific Committee Member at the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. She is a Doctor of Dentistry, by the ISCS_Egas Moniz in Portugal & has completed her European PhD ( Prophylaxis, Pediatrics, Orthodontics) with " CUM LAUDE", at the College of Dentists of the University Complutense of Madrid. Also, she is a Myofunctional Therapy Master from the ISEP - Madrid in Spain.
  • Eligibility-all doctors (General Physicians, MD, Cardiologists, Pulmonologists, Diabetologists, ENTs, Neurologists, Psychiatrists, Internal Medicine, Medical Trainees, Sleep Technicians, etc) seeking information and keep on enhancing their skills and careers in the field of sleep medicine.




Numerous studies have demonstrated its effectiveness including a recent study done by Hahn &Hahn (1992), which revealed that treatment for orofacial myofunctional disorders can be 80-90% effective in correcting swallowing and rest posture function and that these corrections are retained years after completing therapy.
It's caused by a blockage in the throat (which is usually the soft tissue, namely the soft palate) while sleeping. Orofacial myofunctional therapy can help this kind of sleep apnea by working with the muscles of the oropharyngeal complex, although the therapy is considered adjunctive
We will be sharing you a google classroom link and you can also join our facebook group and can post your queries which will be resolved.
Once you have completed the course you will get the certificate via email.


  • Duration: 61 Minutes
  • Video: 4
  • Level: Advance
  • Certificate: Yes

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