SYMPTOMS OF TONGUE-TIE


INFANTS

  • Colic
  • Excessive Crying
  • Gassiness/Fussiness
  • Gagging/Spitting Up
  • Reflux
  • Abnormal nursing
  • Seems unsatisfied after nursing
  • Falls asleep quickly after nursing
  • Refusal to take bottle or pacifier
  • Slow weight gain/weight loss
  • Dehydration
  • Shallow latch/poor latch
  • “Clicking” sound while eating (breast or bottle)
  • Heart shape of tongue tip or dent in middle of tongue
  • Raised or “bubble” shaped palate
  • Pain for mother during nursing
  • Over-Supply or Under-Supply while breastfeeding
  • Breast Feeding issues
  • CHILDREN/ADULTS

  • Sleep Apnea
  • Snoring
  • Teeth gapping
  • Teeth movement/turning/crowding even after braces
  • Not being able to clean teeth properly with tongue
  • Speech-Articulation Issues
  • Slow movement of tongue while speaking
  • Resonance issues
  • Food and texture aversions
  • Holding food in mouth instead of chewing
  • Affected smile
  • Jaw or TMJ issues
  • Facial tension
  • Throat/Neck pain while talking, eating, or chewing
  • Migraines