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Are you Tongue-tied or Lip-tied?

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Do you experience any of the following?

Snoring
Headaches or migraines
Head, neck, or shoulder muscle tension
Speech issues, to include slurred speech, lazy speech, tired speech, or vocal fatigue
Bad gag reflex
TMJ / TMD
sleep apnea (research currently underway)

Does your child have any of the following issues?

Unable to breastfeed
No effective latch-on
Unable to sustain a latch
Unable to hold pacifier
Slides off nipple
Prolonged feeding times
Poor weight gain or failure to thrive
Unsatisfied hunger after feeding       
Gumming or chewing on nipple  
Falling asleep on the breast too soon
Gas, Colic and /or reflux, including vomiting
Dental decay

Problems with S, SH, L, N, T, D, TH sounds

Have you, the mother, experienced any of the following?

Severe pain with latch-on
Incomplete breast drainage
Mastitis or nipple thrush
Continued pain during nursing          
Infected nipples                        
Reoccurring Plugged ducts
Nipple trauma : Cracked , Bruised , Bleeding , Blistered, Creased , Blanched or Flattened nipples 

 

photo of dr mcmurtryIf you can answer YES to some of these questions, you or your child may be tongue-tied or lip-tied and may benefit from Laser Treatment by Dr. Brian A McMurtry.

I encourage you to call our office today and schedule an appointment.

Our phone number is 704-392-3883

In addition, please goto the FORMS page and send them to Dr. McMurtry

Thank you for visiting our site, and we look forward to helping you and/or your child soon

- Dr. McMurtry