Alison Hazelbaker, PhD, IBCLC, FILCA, CST-T, RCST (614) 326-3504

Dr. Hazelbaker specializes in cross-disciplinary treatment and to that end has taken training in several modalities to best assist her clients. She is a certified Craniosacral Therapist, a Lymph Drainage Therapy practitioner, and an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant.

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Speaking - Pediatric Tongue- and Lip-Ties: Diagnosis and Treatment with Soft-Tissue Lasers - Boston, MA

Alison Hazelbaker, Robert Convissar, and Martin Kaplan are teaching a class at Tufts University in Boston, MA about how to diagnose tongue- and lip-tie and how to use lasers to perform the revision.  

In this course, attendees will receive an overview of best practices regarding tongue- tie assessment and treatment, and will participate in a hands-on workshop on how to remove tongue-ties through the use of soft-tissue lasers.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand infant sucking physiology and how tongue-tie impairs infant suck
  • Use evidence-based diagnostic criteria to screen babies for this condition
  • Understand all of the consequences and benefits of using lasers to destroy tongue-ties
  • Be able to perform tongue-tie releases on infants

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