"Speaking of in utero treatment, when DOES a malocclusion begin to form? And why? Most of us who are "tooth-centric" (I'll explain...) believe that the malocclusion forms when the teeth come in crooked. But I would like to suggest that the seeds of…"
"I agree with Ravi that CFG is multifactorial and there is much we don't know. I admit that the model MRC proposes seems oversimplified, as if the tongue rules all. But our traditional approach to ortho has been oversimplified in the other direction,…"
"There is a better way to describe the "schools of thought" here, though they are not mutually exclusive: the genetic vs the developmental schools. While we all would admit that both play a part, the myofunctional school is going out on (as I see it)…"