Highlighted Training and Accomplishments
|All laser providers listed on this website operate LightScalpel CO2 lasers and trained in Laser Safety and LightScalpel laser Operation.|
|The Breathe Institute (TBI), led by Dr. Soroush Zaghi MD, is the global pioneer in bringing airway support to sleep and breathing-related healthcare and education. TBI is advancing the standards of care through top-tier clinical education programs (e.g. 30-hour Breathe Course), pathfinding research endeavors, and most importantly, superior patient care. Some LightScalpel providers listed here are TBI Faculty, TBI Affiliates, or TBI Ambassadors.|
|Tongue-Tied Academy (TTA) is a powerful evidence-based 25-CE hour online course created by Dr. Richard Baxter DMD MS, a board-certified pediatric dentist, a nationally recognized speaker on tongue-ties, and author of the best-selling book Tongue-Tied. Dr. Baxter’s TTA course was designed to help educate health care providers to diagnose and treat oral restrictions, including tongue-ties. Some LightScalpel providers listed here are TTA Faculty, TTA Graduates, and TTA Advanced Live Patient Course.|
|The American Laser Study Club (ALSC) helps physicians and dentists to excel at the efficient and safe application of laser energy in everyday practice. Some LightScalpel providers listed here are ALSC Faculty, ALSC Fellows, ALSC Members, and/or Kumar Patel Laser Surgery Prize winners. ALSC Fellows have attended ALSC’s laser hands-on CE courses, successfully passed the ALSC’s laser surgery basics exam, and Laser Institute of America’s laser safety exam. |
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Find Local LightScalpel Laser DoctorsTrying to find doctors who offer LightScalpel laser procedures near you? Are you looking for LightScalpel laser doctors who perform tongue-tie and lip-tie releases near you? Or are you trying to find local LightScalpel laser dentists? Search by zip code and filter by medical specialty and by laser procedure. We have been increasingly getting requests from patients and lactation consultants and other medical professionals, looking for LightScalpel laser doctors in their local area. In response, we are pleased to announce that we have created this new website, the LightScalpel Laser Provider Network. LightScalpel CO2 lasers are used in several medical specialties including oral surgery, dentistry, pediatrics, plastic and reconstructive surgery, dermatology, ophthalmology, otorhinolaryngology, podiatry, gynecology, neurosurgery, urology, and general surgery. When compared to conventional surgery, LightScalpel laser treatment results in minimal to no bleeding, little to no swelling or discomfort, reduced risk of infection, and better cosmetic outcomes. Learn more about the benefits that the LightScalpel laser surgery offers patients.
Why Choose a LightScalpel CO2 Laser Provider?Some of the benefits the LightScalpel offers patients over traditional methods include: minimized bleeding, less swelling and discomfort, reduced risk of infection, shortened procedure time, and smoother recovery. Learn more on the patient education page.
Highlighted Procedure: Frenectomy (Tongue-Tie and Lip-Tie Releases and Revisions)A LightScalpel laser tongue- and lip-tie release is a quick and gentle procedure that can be performed on patients from infants through adults. A release of a tie often takes less than a couple of minutes and requires no restrictive sutures and no general anesthesia. Mothers reported that immediately following their baby’s frenectomy, they were able to nurse with an improved latch and less nipple pain during breastfeeding. Use the form above to find laser frenectomy providers in your local area.
Learn More About Laser Frenectomies
- “What’s the Best Tool to Use to Treat a Tongue-Tie?” by Richard Baxter, DMD
- “Hot Glass Tip Diode Frenectomies ARE NOT Laser Frenectomies” by Peter Vitruk, PhD
The organizations listed above are endorsed by LightScalpel for providing the most comprehensive frenectomy related education regarding laser surgery and laser safety.