• Upper lip frenulum in 22 month old 09 - Apr - 2014, at 20:18 PM - 1

  • My 22 month old son appears to have a tight upper lip frenulum. From what I can see the frenulum is attached very low on his gums - basically coming from behind his front teeth and making a gap in between his front upper teeth. We just recently noticed this issue - he has always been under weight a..

  • Upper Lip Tie and tooth decay 02 - Dec - 2013, at 20:37 PM - 1

  • My daughter has an undiagnosed lip tie ( dentist sees it as only cosmetic) and recently took her in to emergency due to decay on her front teeth ( white spots around gum and one brown spot) the dentist gave us 2 options. Being only 15 months old he said leave it and hope it doesnt get worse, or pul..

  • Lingual vs Labial Frenectomy 22 - Aug - 2013, at 20:02 PM - 1

  • During my consultation with the oral surgeon he advised removing two lower jaw teeth and an embedded lower wisdom tooth. He also noticed that I had slight gum recession on one of my lower front teeth. He explained that the string of soft tissue (frenum) was pulling down on my gum. He said he would..

  • Frenectomy healing and pain 08 - Apr - 2012, at 23:43 PM - 1

  • I had a Frenectomy on my lower lip this past Monday. Stitches were put in and I am scheduled to get the stitches removed Monday the 9th. I have been in exchrushiating pain since the procedure. I have not been able to eat, drink, talk, sleep because of the pain. I was prescribed (2 days after the pr..

  • Removal of labial frenum and the tongue tie 28 - Feb - 2012, at 00:14 AM - 1

  • My son was diagnosied to have high labial frenum attachment (upper) And also tongue tie He is 3 months old and they what to remove it next week I spoke to a pedodontitis he said we should wait till he is 2 yrs old and see if it affect speech What is the best time to do it ?..

  • Hi my daughter has a gap in the middle of her two front upper teeth. She is 24 months and I am wondering if the gap might close on its own or if it will stay like that. She doesn't have speech problems. But I'm consurned if it will have the gap forever. Also if it will close at what age might that..

  • Frenectomy for midline diastema 16 - Jan - 2012, at 00:58 AM - 1

  • I just had my ortho treatment for midline diastema. why is frenectomy indicated in the treatment? What will happen if it isnt conducted?..

  • I was born with a lump of skin on my gums that ended up being in between my two front teeth. From reading an article on the site about the frenectomy, I believe this lump of skin is a frenulum. Based upon the pictures and diagrams I see, my frenulum is fairly large. I also have a rather large gap..

  • Pain after one month of Frenectomy 24 - Jul - 2011, at 18:56 PM - 1

  • I had a lingual frenlectomy about a month ago since my lower gums began to recede. All this time has past and i still have pain. Is this normal?..

  • Frenectomy for tongue tie and recession of gums 05 - Apr - 2011, at 19:39 PM - 1

  • My 7 year old granddaughet is tounge tied and have also been to an orthodontist for palate expansion. Since her retainer (^months now) the gums on her lower teehth have been pulled away from the mandibular labia, since she is also tounge tied (no speech deficit) the periodontist want to do a frenec..

  • Why Frenectomy at age of 2 year old kid 31 - Mar - 2011, at 20:17 PM - 4

  • My 2 year old went to the dentist yesterday, he wants to do a frenectomy on his front upper gums/lip. He said most kids can wait until kindergarten but wants to my son to have it done sooner rather then later......why put a 2 year old thru this?..

  • baby's tongue sticks out continually 16 - Mar - 2011, at 10:06 AM - 1

  • I am wondering if my baby grandson who is a little over a month needs to have a lingual frenectomy. His tongue sticks out continually. My daughter-in-law is a typical protective little mommy. I haven't brought it up to her because I didn't want to alarm her. But, what I read on the blogs, sound..

  • Problems after upper labial frenulum excision 25 - Feb - 2011, at 19:51 PM - 1

  • I had 6 front teeth pulled and a top denture put in 6 weeks ago the dentist removed the upper labial frenulum. my lip is hanging and my nostril are larger is this from the upper labial frenulum removal? Can I have this fixed?..

  • Indications of Lingual Frenectomy 23 - Jan - 2011, at 07:52 AM - 1

  • I was just curious, is it possible to have a Lingual Frenectomy even if I do not require it? If so, can it hinder me in any way?..

  • The gap in the front teeth and the frenectomy 26 - Nov - 2010, at 20:04 PM - 1

  • we have been advised by a orthodontist to have a frenectomy done for our daughter who is 10 yrs old.she has a lump of skin between her two front teeth.he also told us that if we have the frenectomy done then we should also extract her two front teeth.we are very confused of wether to have it done o..

  • High labial frenum and the frenectomy 03 - Aug - 2010, at 19:56 PM - 1

  • My 6 yr old son has a lg gap between his top two teeth and his dentist states he needs a frenectomy. Where he cuts and removes the tissue. I have a few questions. Is laser or cutting it out have better results? Will this allow the gap to close or will he still need braces later, and if so should..

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