Fellowship In Craniofacial Myology And Pediatric Sleep

Eligibility- Dentists(B.D.S/M.D.S)

Program Intake - Every June

A comprehensive Myofunctional programme with 3 modules for dentists/dental professionals for a duration of 6 months. This course is an extensive evidence-based training on the connection between airway problems, postural changes, functional dysfunctions, malocclusion, sleep-disordered breathing, and TMJ disorders in children.

On completing the training the candidate would have gained knowledge in assessing, examining, diagnosing orofacial dysfunctions and will be able to provide interdisciplinary treatment protocols with a holistic approach.

A fellowship would be conferred on completing all the modules

 

Module 1:

  1. Introduction to orofacial Myofunctional therapy

  2. Causes of malocclusion

  3. Evaluation of dysfunctions

  4. Diagnosis and treatment planning

  5. Patient consultations

  6. Myoline treatment protocols

 

Module 1 concludes with an MCQ test.

Module 2: 

  1. Pediatric Sleep- an overview

  2. Pediatric Dental Sleep and Sleep Disordered breathing

  3. Tongue restrictions and functions- an insight

  4. Expanders in Sleep/ MARPE

  5. Myoline- Myofunctional activity

  6. Case discussion and treatment planning by candidates

  7. Hands on experience with diagnosis

 

Module 2 concludes with an objective written exam.

​Module 3:               

TMJ and malocclusion

Module 3 concludes with case presentation with 2 cases initiated with protocols followed in the last 6 months.

 

      

Course Fee - Rs 2,50,000 + 18% GST