Upon completion of this course, the clinician will be able to:
- Understand the benefits of myofunctional orthodontic appliance use;
- Understand the main treatment modality of the BWS™ Orthodontic System;
- Offer patients and parents a non-extraction treatment alternative.
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Dr Chris Farrell graduated from Sydney University in 1971 with a comprehensive knowledge of traditional orthodontics using the BEGG technique. Through clinical experience he took an interest in TMJ/TMD disorder and after further research, Dr Farrell discovered that the etiology of malocclusion and TMJ Disorder was myofunctional; contradicting the current views of his profession. Dr Farrell founded Myofunctional Research Co. (MRC) in 1989 and has become the leading designer of intra-oral appliances for orthodontics, TMJ and sports mouth guards.
German Ramirez-Yañez, DDS, Pedo and Maxillofac Orthop Spec, MDSc, PhD
Dr. German Ramirez is a dentist from Colombia (South America) with more than 20 years of experience in guiding craniofacial growth and development. He is specialist in Pediatric Dentistry (Mexico) and Functional Maxillofacial Orthopedics (Mexico & Brazil), as well as trained in Orthodontics (Mexico). Dr. Ramirez has a Master in Oral Biology and a PhD in Dental Sciences (Australia). He has published more than 20 articles about early orthodontic treatment and about craniofacial biology in peer review international journals.
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