Collaborative Approach to Treating Ankyloglossia
Adopting a multidisciplinary approach when caring for patients with ankyloglossia has the potential to improve function and quality of life throughout the lifespan.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain ankyloglossia, associated issues, and the benefits of and need for collaborative, multidisciplinary care for this patient population.
- Describe the dentist’s role in treating patients with ankyloglossia.
- Discuss strategies to resolve potential conflicts among the extended, multidisciplinary care team when treating patients with ankyloglossia.
This course was issued in July 2021 and expires July 2024. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.