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Lactation consultations in Greater Los Angeles

Initial Lactation Consultation
90 minutes

  • Discussion of concerns and breast/chestfeeding goals

  • Review of parental and baby medical history

  • Maternal and baby assessments

  • Observation of a feeding session

  • Assistance with positioning and latching

  • Before and after feeding weight

  • Tailored plan of care, resources and handouts

  • Physician report

  • Follow-up via secure messaging (1 week)

Follow-up Consultation
60-90 minutes

  • In depth follow-up (current clients only)

  • Updated plan of care

  • Observation of feeding session

  • Before and after feeding weight

  • Physician report if needed

  • Extended follow-up via secure messaging (1 week)

Master the Mammary
60-90 minutes

Be best prepared and breastfeed like a pro with this prenatal consultation!

  • Personalized breastfeeding education

  • Anticipatory guidance

  • Health history and anatomical concerns that may impact lactation

  • Strategies to anticipate and overcome common breast/chestfeeding challenges

In Pumping Mode
60-90 minutes

Pumping by choice or by necessity? Get the support you need.

  • Flange fitting

  • Pumping strategies and tips adapted to your specific individual needs

  • Breast milk storage guidelines

  • Your rights and pumping in the workplace

Great Start Bundle
2 consultations

Virtual Consultation
Secure platform

Get off to a great start!

  • Includes a prenatal consultation and an initial lactation consultation to optimize breast/chestfeeding success.

  • Recommended for first time parents.

  • $75 savings

All you'll need is a smartphone, a computer or a tablet!

  • Provides assistance with most common breast/chestfeeding concerns.

  • Referral to local providers when needed.

  • Tailored plan of care and follow-up via secure messaging (1 week).

Great Start Lactation is an inclusive practice. If you have Medicaid or WIC, ask about my sliding scale.

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