Shelly Klein, MD, Interviewed at the ALSC Symposium

Pediatrician Shelly F. Klein, MD, DABLS, CSOM, shares her experience learning about lasers, tethered oral tissues, and infant frenectomies at the American Laser Study Club.

Dr. Shelly Klein is a board-certified pediatrician who has been practicing for over twenty years. Dr. Klein is the owner of a general pediatric practice, Cornerstone Pediatrics (, in Prescott Valley, AZ, and also serves as a hospital provider in her local hospital nursery. She has been a proponent of breastfeeding and corrected lip and tongue ties with scissors for many years in her outpatient practice. When she discovered CO2 laser treatments for tethered oral tissues, she was thrilled to offer a more complete solution to her patients and their families. Dr. Klein became a member of the ALSC in 2018 and certified in laser surgery that same year. She also became a certified oral myofacial therapist in 2018. Dr. Klein provides her patients and their families with an all inclusive experience, offering oral myofacial therapy, laser frenulectomies, cranio-facial therapy, and lactation services, all in her rural clinic. Thank you, Dr. Klein for letting us share your interview.