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Episode 137: The Evidence Based Research Behind Tethered Oral Tissues with Richard Baxter, DMD, MS

In this episode, Hallie talks with Richard Baxter, DMD, MS about evidence based research on tethered oral tissues. They discuss the holistic impact a tethered oral tissue release has on the body as well as the impact on sleep, feeding and speech. Dr. Baxter talks about his latest research, resources on his website and the published TRQ or Tongue Restriction Questionnaire. Highlighted in their conversation is the importance of using screeners such as the TRQ at well child and dental hygiene visits to screen for oral restrictions. Dr. Baxter also discussed his Tongue Tie Academy that he created to educate professionals across the therapeutic team on proper treatment of tethered oral tissues.

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