All Things Breastfeeding Episode 8: Tongue Tie with Dr. Alison Hazelbaker

BFpodart3This week on the podcast Barbara and Barb speak with expert Dr. Alison Hazelbaker about tongue tie. Dr. Hazelbaker’s original research on tongue-tie, done in 1993, has changed clinical practice both in the USA and abroad. We discuss the new thoughts on tongue tie and treatment options.


Visit Dr. Alison Hazelbaker’s website to learn more about her work and practice in Columbus, Ohio.

To learn more about the ATLFF tool  (Assessment Tool for Lingual Frenulum Function), Dr. Hazelbaker offers training programs.

Nancy Mohrbacher’s thoughts on the tongue tie epidemic.

Most recent published study from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

You Tube Video’s from Melissa Cole for post-frenotomy care ideas. This is also another great video.


Good sources for accurate breastfeeding information:

Kelly Mom 

United States Breastfeeding Committee

International Lactation Consultant Association


In the news:

Elle Magazine subscriber only breastfeeding cover.


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