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#1 of 4 Old 05-07-2009, 01:52 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I think my baby may have a tongue tie. I would like to see someone experienced to have her checked. My ped and LC don't know much about tts. I am in Flagstaff but we are willing to travel.
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My son had his clicked in Tucson by Pam Black-Davis. We left her care shortly after that. Her breastfeeding info was outdated. She did use a liquid anesthetic so it wouldn't hurt though I've since learned the downside of that is it can be difficult for the baby to nurse afterwards. We didn't have any trouble.

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Technically, it's called a "short frenulum" rather than "tongue tie." Please do more research before you cut.

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Dr Rajeev Agarwal
Desert ridge Childrens Center
Phoenix

He spoke about tongue tie at the last La Leche league conference last August.
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