- PO Box 27384
San Diego, Ca 92198
Tamara Thomas RDH, CSOM
Facial Physique LLC
Tamara was born and raised in San Diego, CA and enjoys the beach, hiking and spending time with her dogs and her family. Another passion of her’s is volunteering at local animal rescues and helping find animals their fur-ever home.
Tamara earned her degree in Dental Hygiene in 2009 from Cerritos College after having many years of experience in the dental field as a dental assistant. She enjoys her clinical experiences and educating about oral and systemic health. So, don’t forget to floss.
Tamara’s journey into Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy (OMT) began with her own personal and family experiences with orofacial dysfunction. Being tongue tied herself, she went through the therapy to eliminate her oral dysfunction. Upon finishing the program, the spark grew for her to continue with the OMT endeavors. In 2016, Tamara began exploring the field of OMT and with extensive training and education, she became a Certified Specialist in Orofacial Myology (CSOM). And in 2017, she opened Facial Physique. In 2020, she became a Myomentor Therapy Advisor to oversee and guide other professionals in OMT.
Tamara enjoys working with all ages to improve oral function as it relates to breathing, facial development, and growth. Her passion is to help grow constant awareness in the community and is an advocate in bridging the gap between the medical and dental fields. She is an active member of the National Network of Healthcare Hygienists whose mission is to integrate oral health into medical care.