osteopathyny.com - A lingual frenulum that inhibits the tongue (tongue tie) is a major contributor to pain, stiffness, and bad posture. Although little is know about this, Daniel Lopez, D.O. of Osteopathy New York, P.C. describes and demonstrates areas for specialists to evaluate that are affected by the tongue tie. A frenectomy, in the right settings, can provide very powerful pain relief unlike anything else.