Dr. Jessica Leighton: What does a Chiropractor do to help infants with tongue tie? Episode 312

In this episode, Lisa is excited to interview Dr. Jessica Leighton, one of the first graduates of the program, Professional’s Guide To Tongue Tie in the Breastfeeding Infant

As a Pediatric Chiropractor, and mother of two children who both had lip and tongue ties, Dr. Leighton knows first hand how troubling they can be to new parents and infants. In working with local IBCLCs, birth providers, SLPs and pediatric dentists, she strives to help families manage and correct the effect that oral ties have on them and their babies, as well as educating other professionals regarding proper assessment and management options. 

Listen to learn:

 - What a pediatric chiropractor does and how it mechanically and neurologically helps infants with TOTs.

- The SAFETY of pediatric chiropractic

- How to know that a chiropractor has proper training and credentials to work with infants and children. 


Tongue Tie Experts freebies, and pro and parent's programs  https://www.tonguetieexperts.net/Links

Organizations mentioned in the episode:drop

The International Chiropractic Pediatric Association https://icpa4kids.com

The American Chiropractic Association Council on Pediatrics  http://acapedscouncil.org/

The International Affiliation of Tongue-tie Professionals https://tonguetieprofessionals.org/

The International Consortium of Ankylofrenula Professionals https://icapprofessionals.com/


Please do not consider anything discussed on this podcast, by myself or any guest of the podcast, to be medical advice. The information is provided for educational purposes only and does not take the place of your own medical or lactation provider.