Meet Melissa

Myofunctional Therapist | Speaker |Educator


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Art School
Melissa Mugno
700 +patients
17 years 
             in Dentistry
    10 years
     in Airway Health
Woman's Health Wellness Center
  • Keynote Speaker

  • Provider Trainer

  • Airway Educator

  • Dental Consultant

Melissa Mugno Inc.
Published Work

11 years and counting


to 2 shining stars &

2 amazing stepdaughters

Dental Sleep Practice

Fall 2019

Dental Hygienist
Dental Director
Oral Facial Myologist

A little more about Melissa...

Melissa at ALSC Symposium...

Dr. Ziad Kaddy, DMD
Bridgetown Dental

In 2020 Melissa joined Dr. Kaady to help develop and coach the growth of Bridgetown dental's "Functional" platform. Working side by side with Dr.Kaady and his staff teaching and implementing myofunctional therapy, forwarded growth and sleep dentistry.  


The Breathe Institute

In 2018 Melissa had the pleasure to join the The Breathe Institute in Los Angles. TBI is under the direction of Dr. Soroush Zaghi MD and has been the leader in raising the standards of functional airway health.  

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Smart Mouth Dentistry
Tara Erson, DMD

ln 2019 Dr.Tara Erson asked 

me to join forces as the Director of Myofunctional Therapy in her practice, Smart Mouths, located in Las Vegas. It has been an honor to work directly with Dr. Tara's to build a clientele base focused on Airway success.  We have helped hundreds of families find the solutions they desire. 

Dr. Don Tiburcio, DDS
Affordable Dental ll

In 2016 I had the opportunity to launch airway focused dentistry in his office in Las Vegas.  Dr. Tiburcio's understanding and wanting more for his patients. This venture was a true testament of this practice pushing the boundaries. The relationship between Dr. Tiburcio and Melissa continues to grow. Many patients have experienced true collaborative care from this partnership.