You're not sure how your breastfeeding journey is going, and would like help figuring things out? You'd like more reassurance about what normal infant behavior looks like? Breastfeeding hurts and you need help making it more comfortable? Your baby is not gaining weight well?
Whatever it is, I can help! And what better place to do that than the comfort of your own home, you can even be in bed, snuggled up with your new baby, in your pajamas! All I ask is to try not to feed the baby for about an hour before I arrive to make the visit more productive.
Initial lactation visit - $180 up to 2 hours- $40/each additional hour During a typical initial lactation home visit, I will:
Watch a nursing session
Assist with positioning and latching
Assess your baby's mouth, oral function, and look for tongue and/or lip ties
Provide solutions for painful breastfeeding/ nipples
Show you how to use your breast pump
Answer your questions
Partners are encouraged to be present during a visit as their support is essential for breastfeeding success. * I allow enough time during my visit to cover all your questions and concerns. Visit times are approximate and are never rushed
Initial Lactation visit- Twins or higher multiples. Starts at $245 Up to 3 hours- $40/each additional hour This visit includes an assessment for each baby, and an individualized plan for each. Any support People are welcome and encouraged to be present during our visit, they are an essential part of your journey.
Follow-up Lactation Visit -$100 1-1.5 hours Some Breastfeeding issues may take more than one visit to resolve. We will discuss in your initial appointment whether there will be a need to schedule more. I will come back to your home and continue working on any ongoing issues.
Pumping and returning to work visit- $100 1-1.5 hours Breastfeeding is going well, but you'd like help making a plan for when you go back to work? I can help with that too. I will:
Show you how to use your pump if needed
show you ways to maximize milk output while away from baby
discuss your pump maintenance
discuss milk storage guidelines
discuss best methods to feed your baby in your absence
and much more!
Pregnancy Consult - $100 1-1.5 hours You took a breastfeeding class but still feel like you have lots of unanswered questions? Then let me sit with you and answer all of them in the comfort of your own home. This also includes collecting a medial history and discussing it in relation to breastfeeding.
Relactation or Induced Lactation Consult - $100 1-1.5 hours Whether you're adopting a newborn, expecting a baby via surrogacy, or would like to nurse a baby that your partner is carrying, it would be my honor to assist in such a beautiful journey! I can also assist if you've already stopped breastfeeding, but would like to give it another shot, relactation is possible, and I would love to be part of that step.
* A Superbill will be provided for your convenience, to submit to insurance company for possible reimbursement for your lactation visit.
* Services can be bundled for a discounted fee if paid in advance: - pregnancy consult and Lactation visit $250 - pregnancy consult, Lactation visit and one follow up $320 * Discounts available if you'd like to visit me in my home office in Newbury Park * Gift Cards Available