Tongue-Tied Blog

Richard Baxter, DMD, MS

Tongue and lip-tie issues can be complex. We’re here to present the latest thinking on tongue-ties in a clear and easy-to-read format. We hope these thoughts are helpful whether you are a patient, professional, or family member as you learn more on your journey. 

“They Will Just Laser Everyone,” And Other Common Myths, Part 1.

“They Will Just Laser Everyone,” And Other Common Myths, Part 1. Myth #1: “They will just laser everyone.”  First off, we do not use a lightsaber! We use an ultra-precise surgical CO2 laser that looks like a pen and doesn’t even touch the tissue. It removes tissue layer by layer, and allows us to see…

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Families often see big changes after tongue-tie release in infants.

Children with speech, feeding, and sleep issues often see improvements as well. Their mothers tell their stories in this video.