Consultations Office Visits If your child is a patient at any of the following offices, I can see you there to help with breastfeeding. Just call their office to make an appointment with me. ABC Pediatrics Alger Pediatrics Cascade Pediatrics Kent Pediatrics Rockford Pediatrics Western Michigan Pediatrics Masterful Troubleshooting Masterful troubleshooting to come up with a plan that works for you and baby (ie., eliminate pain, increase baby happiness, increase mama happiness—and maybe even sleep!). Pre & Post-Weight Feedings Pre and post-weight feedings performed to determine how much baby is taking at breast. Having a second set of eyes (that are experienced in just this thing) can put your mind at ease and make your breastfeeding experience a satisfying one. How Do I Know if I Even Need a Private Lactation Consultation? Are you in pain? Does baby seem uncomfortable or having trouble latching? Does something just feel “off” or “not right”? Is baby not gaining weight well? Has your doctor suggested supplementing with formula? Do you or your baby have a complicating medical issue? A history of breast surgery or injury? Do you suspect an over-supply or an under-supply? Are you going back to work? Are you pumping and not getting much milk and/or it is hurting? There are many things we can do to make pumping “not suck”! Let’s meet to come up with a plan to get that milk out as efficiently and painlessly as possible. Bring Your Partner Partners or support persons highly encouraged to join in.