TIMED AGENDA: The Functional Remediation of TOTs (Tethered Oral Tissues)

0830- 0900: Introduction

About the speakers
Theoretical Foundations
What are TOTs?
The importance of pre-and post-op therapy

0900-0945: Ethics

The variations of feeding and orofacial myology when treating TOTs Passive vs. active
Active Wound Management vs. Neuromuscular re-education Age requirements
Who makes a TOTs team?
Scope and Licensure

0945-1015: Surgical Techniques

Laser release
Scissor/scalpel release
Risk factors
Aftercare

 

1015-1030: Break


1030-1145 Neuromuscular Re-education Pre-Feeding Techniques with Practicum

Buccal
Labial
Lingual

 

1145-1200 Q and A Morning Program 


1200-100: Lunch


0100-0205: Neuromuscular Re-education for Feeding with Practicum

Buccal
Labial
Lingual

0205-0220 Break

0220- 0340: Neuromuscular Re-education for Speech with Practicum

Bilabials
Alveolars
Back Tongue Side Spread Velars
Labiodentals
Lingua-dentals

0340-0400: Q and A for Afternoon Program