Also known as:
Newborn feeding, lactation services
Consultations are private and last from 30 to 90 minutes and are covered by most insurance plans.
- Prenatal consultations: A private appointment before the baby is born can help a pregnant woman prepare for successful breastfeeding and solve potential problems before they occur.
- Newborn consults: Mothers and babies can meet privately with a lactation consultant to address specific breastfeeding questions. Techniques and detailed information are explained.
- Urgent consults: Consultations are available at all stages of breastfeeding. Common concerns include slow weight gain, breast infections, and recurrent pain during feedings.
Now offering direct billing to insurance for breast pumps – a benefit that moms can now use when they visit our east and west Portland clinics for lactation consultation and other services.