The Importance of a Functional Airway

Episode Description:

Myofunctional Therapy can improve your health in more ways than you may initially think. This week, Grace Rizza of Identity Dental Marketing sits down with Cheryl Shafer of Facial Function to talk about the link between facial habits and total body health.

About Cheryl Shafer

Cheryl Shafer has a passion to teach and assist you to learn how healthy nasal breathing and oral rest habits can impact your life. She has a BS in Health Education from Florida State, has worked as a Registered Dental Hygienist in CA, FL and MD, and is a Certified Orofacial Myologist through the International Association of Orofacial Myology. It is her passion to educate the dental team on the importance to screen, educate, and advocate during dental visits. She has motivational presentations for dental association meetings, study groups, and colleges.

Combining years of experience providing comprehensive dental care and personal experience with her own family who had Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders has resulted in a journey of continuous learning and working collaboratively with other healthcare providers to help patients understand the benefits of eliminating Oral Facial Myofunctional disorders, such as finger and thumb-sucking habits, tongue thrust habits, mouth breathing, and improper oral rest habits. All in a fun, safe, and nurturing environment.


About Grace Rizza

Grace Rizza began growing businesses at the age of 22. She has guided the growth of more than 1,000 successful businesses while building a business and family of her own.

Grace is not limited to dental marketing in her speaking topics. She is extremely passionate and knowledgeable about corporate culture, sales, and innovative business development.

Her mentality, approach to business, inner strength and leadership perspective will challenge you to think big, act bigger and amplify your life.

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