Our Journey with Lip and Tongue Tie - Before/After Photo. The photo on the left is an upper lip tie before laser revision. Lip ties can cause breastfeeding problems as well as digestive issues (often resulting in sleep difficulty), jaw misalignment, speech problems, tooth decay, and more.
While many pediatric professionals are familiar with a tongue-tie, the illusive lip-tie hides in plain sight beneath the upper lip. I’d like to encourage my fellow SLPs to just flip the lip of every single kiddo whenever assessing the oral cavity. Help increase general knowledge among professionals on different types of upper lip-ties by raising awareness of how they may impact the developmental process of feeding.
The way she looks at him Athena fell yesterday and smashed her lip so badly it's swollen to about four times the size her upper lip tie broke & there was a lot of blood. Her top teeth look wonky too but I can't get a proper look as it's too painful for her. She's a trooper though lots of cuddles & a day off preschool. Kids are a constant worry aren't they!
Frenectomies - Tongue Tie and Lip Tie Snipping (Snipping Frenulums) | For Health and Monetary Benefits - Learn how these issues can lead to Nursing Complications, Tooth Decay, Gapped Teeth, High Palates, Crowding of Teeth, Breathing Complications "Why I, the generally anti medical interventonist mom elected to have minor oral surgery on all 3 kids of mine so far..." NOTE: Covered by most Insurances