What a Frenectomy Means For Your Child

First-time mothers may be warned by others how difficult and painful breastfeeding can be.  However, aside from some discomfort during the initial adjustment period when mom and baby are working to establish their breastfeeding relationship, any notable pain should subside soon after. Breastfeeding is not meant to be an uncomfortable experience and if it is, I [...]

Long Term Implications of Tongue Ties

Untreated tongue ties have a range of consequences, both in childhood and adulthood. While each patient’s case is unique, it is important to know why your doctor might suggest treatment based on short and long term quality of life implications. First, let’s review what a tongue tie is: an often overlooked condition where the lingual [...]