CO2 Laser Release | Lip Tie Adults | Tongue Tie Adults
Laser Lingual Frenectomy for Adults
Lip Tie Adults | Tongue Tie Adults – Ankyloglossia, or tongue tie, is a condition where the tongue is tied to the lower mouth area by extra tissue called lingual frenulum. Left untreated, the condition causes issues in health, speech, and overall quality of life. There are many adults that have this issue. Unfortunately, they have lived all of their lives struggling with daily tasks like eating, speaking, and more. Our office can help by performing a lingual frenectomy to remove the extra piece of tissue using a soft tissue laser. Speak to us today about CO2 laser release treatment for lip tie and tongue tie in adults.
What are the symptoms?
- Unable to speak clearly
- Pain in neck, head, jaw
- Oral health issues like tooth decay and gum disease
- Indigestion due to poorly chewed food
- Crowded teeth
- Low self-esteem due to speaking and eating issues
What causes lip tie and tongue tie in adults?
The lingual frenulum is suppose to separate before birth. Unfortunately, some babies are born
with it and continue to live with the condition throughout adulthood. The actual cause is
unknown but some believe that it is related to genetics.
If you are an adult suffering from lip or tongue-tie, please contact our office today. The CO2 laser lip and tongue tie release is a quick, painless procedure that will relieve your current complications like eating and speaking. Just call (781) 861-7645 or request an appointment online.