Lactation Services

 

Need breastfeeding help?  Timely assistance and information can make a big difference. Some reasons moms seek help include:

  • Sore nipples/breast pain

  • Latch difficulties

  • Supply concerns

  • Weight gain concerns

  • Nursing twins

  • Health complications that may impact breastfeeding

  • Mom has concerns/questions

Lactation consultations are conducted in-office or in-home.  This meeting is tailored to your needs and includes the following: 

  • A review of your history

  • In-depth discussion of current concerns 

  • Baby weight check if needed 

  • Assessment of baby and breasts as needed

  • Assessment of a nursing session

  • Care plan

  • Referrals and/or educational materials as needed

  • Detailed report of visit faxed to your pediatrician or other physician as needed

  • Education on technique(s) as needed   

  • Short-term or disposable supplies/equipment if recommended to help with specific issues  (provided at no additional expense) 

  • I offer phone support (by same-day appointment if needed), or email support (through our patient portal) for the 4 weeks following your initial visit.

  • Fees for lactation consultation: $175 initial visit, $95 follow-up visit, $45 phone/Skype consultation.

  • A superbill receipt will be provided at each visit.  This can be used by those who plan to seek reimbursement from their insurance.

  • As a courtesy we may be able to bill your PPO insurance, however fees are still due at the time of appointment.

 

Depending on your unique situation, one or more follow-up in-home visits may be recommended.

Phone/Skype Initial Consultations are available, with limited scope, for those requesting this.  

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