You may be able to have your baby’s tongue tie released at your local NHS hospital, (free of charge) or you may also be covered by private medical insurance and be able to have it performed at a private hospital.
Private Lactation Consultants who provide tongue tie release, charge between £75 and £150, but this usually includes Lactation Consultant breastfeeding support, as well as the release itself. Lactation Consultants who provide this service can be found: www.lcgb.org/consultants_tongue.html
Tongue tie release from Sarah Bridges IBCLC costs £100, with £10 from this going to the Association of Breastfeeding Mothers in memory of Pam Lacey IBCLC, to further breastfeeding education and support. For families on income support benefits the tongue tie release may be performed free of charge, please contact Sarah for more details.