Tongue Tie Lip Tie Treatment (Frenectomy) in New Canaan

Tongue Tie Lip Tie Treatment (Frenectomy) in New Canaan

Louise Sarabia, DDS evaluates and treats tethered oral issues affecting infants and kids through a procedure known as frenectomy or frenotomy. The purpose of the procedure is to increase the range of motion when there's limited movement due to having an upper lip or tongue tie.

Tongue Tie Lip Tie Treatment (Frenectomy) in New Canaan, CT

Frenectomy can help children who are born with a tight connection between their tongue or lips, which causes restricted movement in terms of breastfeeding, speech problems, dental decay/spacing and things of that nature.

Fortunately, these issues can generally be corrected by a simple procedure. Louise Sarabia, DDS is a dental specialist in treating the soft tissues of the mouth in people of all ages. She can expertly release a tongue- or lip-tie for infants, children, or adults using a minimally invasive technique that is both comfortable and fast-healing.

Tongue Tie Lip Tie Treatment with LightScalpel

At Park St. Dental, we offer tongue tie treatment using the advanced LightScalpel laser system. This minimally invasive procedure involves releasing the tight frenulum that restricts tongue movement, providing relief for issues like breastfeeding difficulties and speech impediments. With precise laser energy, the procedure is quick, minimally uncomfortable, and promotes faster healing compared to traditional methods. Whether for infants or adults, our experienced team ensures personalized care for improved oral function and overall well-being.

Tongue Tie Lip Tie Treatment for Children - Near Me, New Canaan, CT

In kids and tongue-tie and lip-tie can result in underlying problems such as jaw-joint pain, trouble swallowing, sleep apnea, gum recession, and speed impediments. The problem can also push dentures out of place and destabilize them in adults.Treatment can improve the patient’s appetite, boost their self-confidence, and make it more comfortable to eat and swallow.

Proper and timely treatment offers several benefits, including:

  • Eliminating breastfeeding challenges for both the baby and the mother
  • Eliminating feeding challenges for children
  • Eliminating problems associated with speech delay

Discuss Your Options Today!

Based on your budget and needs, we will be able to guide you in the right direction so that you are one step closer to obtaining the smile of your dreams. If you have any questions regarding Tongue Tie Lip Tie Treatment (Frenectomy) in New Canaan or if you want to schedule an evaluation or appointment, then please call our office at 203-966-5313.