In Jubilee Hospital Trivandrum
Things to know about Tongue tie
1. Newborns can have significant breast feeding problems due to tongue tie, which can result in failure to thrive.
2. Tongue Tied kids may have speech related issues where they have difficulty with articulating “ta, dha, za, s, th, n, sounds.
3. School Aged Children and Adults may have social, orthodontic and gum-related problems.
4. Adults can be predisposed to certain types of sleep apnea as a result of undiagnosed tongue tie. Most embarrassing thing for these youngsters is that they cannot give a good tongue kiss.
Tongue Tie Release Laser Surgery
Why go for old fashioned surgical procedures with sutures and bleeding, when you have the option of laser release of tongue available in your place?
Advantages of Laser Release
and Precisely and painlessly removes the tissue, making it more comfortable
and Involves virtually no bleeding afterward
and No sutures
and No GA for older kids, inhalation-mask GA for infants
and Takes only 2-3 mnts to do the procedure
and A baby will suckle immediately after the procedure
and Children go home or to school the same day
and Adults can go back to work the same day
and Eating is normal within a day
For Appointment– call 0471-2334561/62/63/64, 6452020,407822 Fax-0471-2330925
Clinic hours: Mon-Wed-Friday (8AM -1 PM )
Operation Days: Tue-Thu-and Saturdays (8AM-4PM)