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[WEBINAR] The chiropractor’s role in tongue tie and breastfeeding


April 26, 2019
By Staff

Enjoy a webinar on the chiropractor’s role in tongue tie and supporting new moms with breastfeeding. 

You will learn:
– What is a tongue tie and why should chiropractors care?
– Types of infant feeding disorders (of MSK origin)
– Chiropractic role in tongue tie co-management
– How to collaborate with dentists, doctors, lactation consultants, occupational therapists, speech language therapists, feeding specialists
– Breastfeeding MSK issues: Treatment options, and how a chiropractor can help prevent injuries
– Research on the role of chiropractors for improving breastfeeding

About Dr. Darlene Buan-Basit:
Dr. Buan-Basit is a chiropractor with personal experience in breastfeeding challenges of tongue tied baby. Recognizing the difficulties for families, Dr. Buan-Basit has since been supporting babies before and after the frenectomy, and providing assessment/treatment of associated musculoskeletal issues. Having collaborated with health professionals in the field of breastfeeding, tongue ties/oral restrictions, Dr. Buan-Basit is now on the Board of Directors for the International Consortium of Ankylofrenula Professionals with a mission to educate, research and advocate for best practices globally.

Click here to register and gain access to the webinar!

The live presentation for this webinar took place May 7th 2019 at 12:30 EDT.