81 episodes

Lisa Paladino discusses topics related to tongue tie and breastfeeding, from her unique perspective as a Midwife and Lactation Consultant with over 30 years of experience. If you are a parent looking for information beyond what google is telling you, or a professional who is curious to learn more than what you learned in school on this topic, this podcast is for you.

A gentle disclaimer. 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.

The Tongue Tie Experts Podcast Lisa Paladino CNM IBCLC

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.7 • 27 Ratings

Lisa Paladino discusses topics related to tongue tie and breastfeeding, from her unique perspective as a Midwife and Lactation Consultant with over 30 years of experience. If you are a parent looking for information beyond what google is telling you, or a professional who is curious to learn more than what you learned in school on this topic, this podcast is for you.

A gentle disclaimer. 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.

    What Does Tongue Tie Have to do With Baseball? Episode 360

    What Does Tongue Tie Have to do With Baseball? Episode 360

    Professional Course Waiting List - ENHANCED pro course coming in August! https://www.tonguetieexperts.net/waiting-list
    In this conversation, Lisa Paladino covers the team approach to tongue tie treatment, emphasizing the importance of a comprehensive and collaborative approach involving various professionals. It discusses the assessment, referral, and post-procedure care for infants with tongue tie, highlighting the role of lactation consultants, body workers, speech language pathologists, and medical providers. 
    Highlights:
    The team approach to tongue tie treatment involves a collaborative effort of various professionals to address all aspects of feeding and health.Assessment, referral, and post-procedure care are essential components of the team approach, focusing on the well-being of both the infant and the parents.The emotional and mental health of the parent is an important consideration and sometimes referrals to mental health professionals are warranted.The role of lactation consultants, body workers, speech language pathologists, and medical providers is crucial in the comprehensive care of infants with tongue tie.
    A gentle disclaimer. 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. 

    • 21 min
    A Feminine Approach to Tongue Tie: Episode 359

    A Feminine Approach to Tongue Tie: Episode 359

    On this episode, Lisa chats with Dr. Chelsea Pinto, introducing a different paradigm for treatment of families whose infants have oral restrictions.
    Topics Discussed:
    Importance of a feminine approach in infant care.Empowering parents in caring for their infants.Creating a supportive and comfortable environment for mothers.Addressing the emotional and mental aspects of the post partum time.Collaborating with other professionals for comprehensive care.Avoiding unnecessary procedures and over-treatment.Focus on individualized and evidence-based care.Dr. Pinto's personal and professional growth journey and its impact on her care approach.
    More from Tongue Tie Experts:
    To learn about oral restrictions, download freebies, and for the links mentioned in the episode, including our popular course, Understanding Milk Supply for Medical and Birth Professionals, click here: www.tonguetieexperts.net/Links
    Use code PODCAST15 for 15% off all of our offerings.
    Dr. Chelsea Pinto is an educator and dentist based in Woodland Hills/Los Angeles, solely dedicated to infant-toddler tongue and lip ties. She has successfully treated thousands of babies with oral restrictions and provides families with the knowledge to support their child's oral motor skills, including appropriate therapeutic and feeding support referrals for a comprehensive approach. For more information, visit Infant Frenectomy Protocol.
    Thanks to this week's sponsor, SpotPal:
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    A gentle disclaimer. 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.

    • 41 min
    Beyond the Infant Mouth: Comprehensive Assessment for Tongue Tie Management- Episode 358

    Beyond the Infant Mouth: Comprehensive Assessment for Tongue Tie Management- Episode 358

    Tongue tie treatment is so much more than "clipping a frenum". In this episode, Lisa shares some of what she included in assessment and treatment of dyads suffering with breastfeeding (or bottle feeding) dysfunction. 

    Important links mentioned: Understanding Milk Supply for Medical and Birth Professionals

    Use code PODCAST15 for 15% off 

    Professional Course Waiting List - NEW course coming this summer! https://www.tonguetieexperts.net/waiting-list

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    Key Takeaways: 


    Holistic tongue tie management should involve a comprehensive evaluation and treatment for both the mother and the baby
    Emotional and psychological support for mothers during the postpartum period is crucial for successful breastfeeding outcomes.
    Addressing breastfeeding challenges requires consideration of maternal well-being, milk supply, as well as infant feeding behaviors.


    A gentle disclaimer. 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. 

    • 24 min
    What are the biggest challenges in assessing tongue tie? Episode 357

    What are the biggest challenges in assessing tongue tie? Episode 357

    Lisa Paladino discusses the challenges professionals face when assessing and treating infants with tongue or lip tie. include determining the right time for release, the importance of proper lactation support, educating families, and addressing previous misinformation. Lisa emphasizes individualized care and functional evaluation by a lactation consultant before treatment. She also announces the launch of an updated course for healthcare providers. You can join the waiting list (professionals only, please):  CLICK HERE

    Takeaways:

    Timing for releasing tongue or lip tie requires balancing immediate intervention with time for preparation. 
    Proper lactation support and functional evaluation by a lactation consultant are crucial before treatment of breastfeeding infants.
    Educating families about tongue or lip tie can be difficult, especially if they've encountered previous misinformation.
    Addressing misinformation involves empathy, validating concerns, and providing evidence-based information.
    Posterior tongue tie is challenging to assess and may need additional interventions.
    Comprehensive preparation and addressing other feeding issues are important before considering release.
    Lisa announces an updated professional course on tongue or lip tie management.


     

    To learn more, download freebies, and for the links mentioned in the episode, including our popular course, Understanding Milk Supply for Medical and Birth Professionals, click here: www.tonguetieexperts.net/Links Use code PODCAST15 for 15% off all of our offerings. 

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    A gentle disclaimer. 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.

    • 28 min
    Tongue Ties Unraveled: Insights from a Speech-Language Pathologist and First-Time Mom: Episode 356

    Tongue Ties Unraveled: Insights from a Speech-Language Pathologist and First-Time Mom: Episode 356

    In this week's episode, Casey Quinn-Daly shares her experiences navigating the healthcare system, as a provider herself, for her son's feeding difficulties and other medical concerns. She discusses the challenges she faced with breastfeeding a tongue and lip-tied infant, the importance of finding the right healthcare providers, and the need for providers to listen to parents and parents to trust their instincts. Casey emphasizes the value of finding specialists who have expertise in specific areas and encourages providers to communicate their niche areas of practice.  

     

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    To learn more, download freebies, and for the links mentioned in the episode, including our popular course, Understanding Milk Supply for Medical and Birth Professionals, click here: www.tonguetieexperts.net/Links Use code PODCAST15 for 15% off all of our offerings. 

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    Casey Quinn-Daly is a first-time mother and experienced speech-language pathologist. She is passionate about educating empowering,and, encouraging mothers to claim a seat at the table to collaborate with providers in order to optimize the health and wellbeing of their children. 

    Follow Casey for news on her upcoming podcast: https://www.instagram.com/themomgutpodcast

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    A gentle disclaimer. 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.

    • 44 min
    Debunking Tongue Tie and Breastfeeding Myths, Episode 355

    Debunking Tongue Tie and Breastfeeding Myths, Episode 355

    In this episode, join Lisa Paladino as she discusses the myths and misconceptions sent in by our listeners

    about the confusing world of tongue tie, lip tie, and breastfeeding.

    Lisa expertly navigates through topics such as "stretching" of tongue ties, the effectiveness of releasing ties, and the profound impact these ties can have on breastfeeding. She sheds light on the often overlooked issue of misdiagnosis by healthcare professionals and explores the array of misinformation we hear about treatment for tongue and lip ties.

    But that's not all! Lisa also tackles common myths surrounding breastfeeding struggles, from the persistent pain experienced to slow weight gain and difficulties with bottle or cup feeding.

    Ever wondered about the white coating on your baby's tongue? Lisa's got you covered.

    Throughout the episode, Lisa emphasizes the critical importance of seeking evaluation and treatment from knowledgeable professionals.

    Tune in to gain valuable insights and dispel the myths surrounding these vital aspects of infant care and breastfeeding.

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    To learn more, download freebies, and for the links mentioned in the episode, including our popular course, Understanding Milk Supply for Medical and Birth Professionals, click here: www.tonguetieexperts.net/Links

    Use code PODCAST15 for 15% off 

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    A gentle disclaimer. 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.

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

Jolene Rebecca 123 ,

Wonderful podcast with lots of valuable information

I love listening to Lisa, I think she is a wealth of information! I am a CLC working towards my IBCLC and just listening to her podcast has provided me with a ton of base knowledge of TOTs that has significantly improved my way of practicing, educating, and referring patients out. She explains things in an easy way to understand and is very thorough. I love listening and would definitely recommend!!!

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Super info

Such a broad range of information for navigating feeding issues!

NewbyPChef ,

Amazing

Super helpful info for anyone navigating this area! You likely won’t get this info from the pediatrician!

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