It is of the utmost importance to us that our patients are provided with the information to ensure proper healing of the wound.
What To Expect After Treatment
Please note that it is normal for swelling to occur in the lasered areas. This usually resolves itself after 1-2 days. As well, you can expect your baby to be fussy the afternoon and evening following the procedure. How can you blame them!? He/She also may not nurse as much. However, this is normal and will subside as they become more comfortable with their newfound mobility.
- The stretching process should not take more than 15-20 seconds
- Place the baby’s head in your lap to aid in proper direction and force
For the Lip:
Lift the lip up to full extension with mild to moderate force. Sweep your finger across the revised area 4x, 4-5 times a day
For the Tongue:
Lift the tongue up from the sides to the full extension with mild to moderate force. Sweep your finger up from the base of the tongue 4x, 4-5 times a day
We want you to know that our well trained and caring staff is available to answer all your frenectomy questions and concerns. If you have questions or would like to schedule a consultation please reach out to us at (404) 255-9511 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also message us through our website using this form and someone from our team will follow up with you.