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Continuing education course in functional reeducation of orofacial and temporomandibular dysfunctions

  • Modality
  • Languages
  • Duration
    2 sessions: 18 hours
  • Credits
  • Schedule

    March 26 and 27, 2022

    9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

  • Date
    February 10, 2023
  • Places
  • Location

    Blanquerna-URL - Carrer Padilla, 326-332. 08025 Barcelona

  • Faculty

    Blanquerna School of Health Sciences

Functional reeducation of orofacial and temporomandibular dysfunctions

It is through a long maturation process that the different orofacial functions of suction, swallowing, ventilation, mastication and phonation are organized. For different reasons, there may be dysfunctions that need to be understood and in which physiotherapy treatment becomes essential.

The temporomandibular joint often has dysfunctions that involve organic and functional impairments with the presence of signs and symptoms in which the treatment of physiotherapy in conjunction with interprofessional work has very positive effects in improving these possible dysfunctions.


Know and evaluate orofacial functions and TMJ

Perform clinical reasoning for the treatment of orofacial dysfunction and temporomandibular joint

Develop a complete treatment proposal

Who is it for?

Graduates in Physiotherapy and 4th year students of the Degree in Physiotherapy



The course is structured in two parts:

  1. Functional reeducation of orofacial dysfunctions
    • Suction (fetal sucking, postnatal sucking, sucking problems, breastfeeding, somatic dysfunction, ankyloglossia, lingual frenulum, ...)
    • Swallowing (immature swallowing, dysfunctional swallowing ...)
    • Ventilation (mouth breathing, nasal obstruction, obstructive sleep apnea ....)
    • Chewing (chewing problems) -Fonation (phonation problems, dysphonia)
    • Malocclusion (occlusion and malocclusion problems)
  2. Temporomandibular joint
    • Mandibular anatomy and kinematics
    • Major joint and myofascial dysfunctions
    • Clinical examination and treatment

Certificate of attendance

Course participants will receive a certificate of attendance. Attendance to 80% or more of the sessions is required to obtain it.

Teaching staff

Anna Montmany: Physiotherapist, Osteopath, Pedagogue. Professor of the FCS and co-director of the Title of Expert in Maxillofacial Physiotherapy.

Private consultation @osteonex

Inscriu-te al curs

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Durant el procés d'inscripció, l'aplicatiu us demanarà la documentació següent:


- Títol de Grau o matrícula de 4t curs del Grau


Més informació

Per a més informació, pots contactar amb [email protected]


Course price
€ 180
Facultat de Ciències de la Salut FCS


Descompte (no acumulatiu) del 15% en el preu de la matrícula a: alumni, estudiants de la Facultat de Ciències de la Salut Blanquerna-URL i membres del CFC*, COIB* i CODINUCAT*.
*Cal aportar l'últim rebut d'aquest any.

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