About

International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) with a Master’s degree in Nursing and national certifications in Childbirth Education, Infant Massage, Neonatal Intensive Care, Perinatal Fitness, and Telephone Nursing. 25 years of experience working as a lactation consultant and perinatal educator both in hospital and community.

Holistic breastfeeding assistance and perinatal education. In-Home or In-Office consultations and individualized education sessions. Inclusive practitioner serving Chicago, north, and near north suburbs. Flexible hours and telephone follow up.

Some Indications for Lactation Consultation Include:
Difficult or Ineffective Latch
Sore or Damaged Nipples
Sleepy Infant
High Infant Weight Loss
Poor infant weight gain
Pre-term infant
Low Birth Weight Infant
Jaundiced Infant
Transfer to at-breast feeding
Twins/multiples
Help and resources for tongue or Lip tie
Engorgement
Plugged Ducts
Mastitis
Thrush
Low Milk Supply
Oversupply
Previous breast surgery
Returning to work
General information
Ongoing Support