Fees from July 2020

 

Your insurance company will pay a professional fee for the procedure to Dr Roche. This means that all the fees below that involve a frenotomy or frenuloplasty will be €100 less than listed below.

Package options for Infants up to 6 months old

 

Service Cost

Consultation only

 

€250

Consultation and Frenotomy, Initial Feeding Support (IBCLC) & Physio Assessment

 

€499

Consultation, Frenotomy and Feeding Support Package

 

€699

Consultation, Frenotomy and Bodywork Package

 

€725

Consultation, Frenotomy and Complete Support Package

 

€899

 Feeding Support Package includes 3 additional appointments with our Feeding Specialists (all International Board Certified Lactation Consultants)

Bodywork Package includes 3 additional appointments with Kate Roche (Chartered Physiotherapist)

Complete Support Package includes 3 Feeding and 3 Bodywork additional appointments

 

Additional Services

Service Cost

Second frenotomy (i.e. Lip and Tongue Tie division at same appointment)

 

€50

Lactation Consultation - Initial (45 minutes)

 

€95

Lactation Consultation - Follow-up (30 minutes)

 

€75

Infant Physiotherapy - Initial (45 minutes)

 

€100

Infant Physiotherapy _ Follow-up (30 minutes)

 

€85

Follow up/Review with Dr Roche

€100

 

Fees for Infants over 6 months old, children and adults

FRENULOPLASTY WITH CONSCIOUS SEDATION AND SUTURES

This is a 4 stage process:

1. An initial consultation with Dr Roche including measurements and photographs.

2. Assessment of oral function and myofunctional work with Kate Roche, Chartered Physiotherapist (2 or 3 Sessions- age dependent)

+/- Buteyko breathing classes with Louise (Children over 3 years old and Adults)

3. Division under sedation (sedation is optional for adolescents and adults)

4. Post-operative myofunctional assessment/therapy (1+ Sessions)

 

Step 1 Cost
Consultation €250

 

Step 2 Cost

Pre-op Physio - Myofunctional - Under 2 years old (2 x 30 minutes)

 

€75 per 30 minute session

Pre-op Physio - Myofunctional 2 years and over (3 x 30 minutes)

 

€75 per 30 minute session
Buteyko breathing classes (3 x 30 minutes) €50 per 30 minute session

 

Step 3 Cost

Functional Frenuloplasty including Conscious Sedation (6-12 months old)

 

€549

Functional Frenuloplasty including Conscious Sedation (12 months - 2 years old)

 

€649

Functional Frenuloplasty including Conscious Sedation (over 2 years old)

 

€749
Functional Frenuloplasty without sedation (Adolescent/Adult) €649

 

Step 4 Cost
Post-op Physiotherapy - Myofunctional (each session) €75

 

Additional Services

Service Cost

Nitrous Oxide Sedation (Adolescent)

 

€120

Nitrous Oxide Sedation(Adult)

 

€150

Follow up/Review with Dr Roche

 

€100

 

 

You will be provided with a receipt that may allow you to claim further reimbursements from your Health Insurance Provider, if your policy allows.

All fees paid at the National Tongue Tie Centre are eligible as health expenses that can be claimed through your tax return. Please see further information from The Revenue here

  

Glossary of Terms

Frenotomy is the division of a tie.

Frenuloplasty is the division of a tie and suturing of the diamond-shaped surgical site vertically which negates the need for active woundcare.