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Certified Nurse-Midwife and Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) at Mass General Hospital with a specialty practice in Breastfeeding & Lactation Medicine. Consults available through our OB department, open to anyone who registers with MGH. Areas of focus include supply issues (low or high), persistent pain or nipple wounds, recurrent mastitis, abscess, multiples, breastfeeding/lactation and perinatal mood disorders, lactation and medical diseases/medication use, breast cancer and breastfeeding/lactation, prior breast surgeries. Antenatal consults available for specific indications.
Dr. Schecter is a physician and IBCLC who practices exclusively Breastfeeding Medicine. Dr. Schecter specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of tethered oral tissues (tongue tie and lip tie), low milk supply, latching difficulties, nipple pain and non-healing nipple wounds, and breast infections. We are in-network with AETNA and offer a prompt pay discount. For all other plans, out of network benefits will apply. https://www.facebook.com/AmySchecterMDIBCLC/
Advanced Practice Lactation is a private home visit lactation practice, founded to provide clients with an advanced level of care for breastfeeding problems in the comfort of their own home. As a Family Nurse Practitioner, Annie Brown brings over thirty-five years of clinical nursing experience to the field of lactation to provide added excellence in the management of mothers and babies with complicated breastfeeding issues. In-network with most major insurers. Prescriptive authority. Fully vaccinated against Covid-19.
Home-based feeding and developmental support from seasoned infant specialized occupational therapists, certified lactation counselor. Experienced in assessing and treating a range of feeding challenges, oral motor dysfunction, oral motor therapy, manual therapies, tethered oral tissues.
I am a board-certified pediatrician since 2010, and an IBCLC since 2011. I am accepting new pediatric patients, as well as patients who have primary care elsewhere and would like a breastfeeding/chestfeeding consults (infants or adult). Please call the Wheeler Clinic Navigation Center to schedule an appointment (860) 793-3500 and congratulations on your decision to breastfeed/chestfeed/human milk feed!
Small private office in a home-like setting. Services include breastfeeding medicine, lactation support, tongue-tie evaluation and laser release, couplet care for mom and baby thru the first year, well-child pediatrics up to 2 years, women's reproductive health.
Blue Moose Pediatrics offers a one stop shop for newborns or children with feeding problems. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Tara Patrick, is also a licensed lactation consultant. Come in for a well baby check and we can add in any issues you are having with breastfeeding. We offer in person or tele health support. We take the time to answer any and all questions.
Dr. Brandy Gheesling knew from the time she was a little girl that she wanted to be a pediatrician. She began her training with her undergraduate degree at Augusta State University with a BS in Biology & Computer Science. She went on to earn her medical degree from Mercer University School of Medicine and completed her pediatric internship and residency at the Medical College of Georgia. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Medical College of Georgia and Mercer University. She is on staff at both Memorial University Medical Center and St Josephs/Candler hospitals. Having breastfed all three of her children, Dr. Gheesling has a great passion for breastfeeding and in 2018 she became an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) so she could be better equipped to help her patients and their parents with breastfeeding. She is active in the Georgia Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics where she is currently serving as District 13 representative and on the Breastfeeding Committee. She is also an EPIC Breastfeeding Trainer for the American Academy of Pediatrics Georgia Chapter so she can teach the physicians of Georgia about breastfeeding.
Breastfeed Atlanta is the definitive, full service breastfeeding center for breastfeeding families. We are dedicated to the support, protection, and promotion of breastfeeding in all its forms. As Atlanta's premier breastfeeding center, we offer an unparalleled and comprehensive level of service. We are proud to serve Atlanta's diverse population of families, and to support them unconditionally to realize their breastfeeding goals. Breastfeed Atlanta accepts health insurance, and we are In-Network Providers for Aetna, Coventry, QualCare, Allina, Banner, Innovation, and Medicare. Many patients have visits covered with no out of pocket expense. We will verify your benefits and inform you at the time of service if you have any co-pays, coinsurance or deductible due. Please contact us for more information.
Breastfeeding Resources is available to see patients for both in-office and virtual visits. All visits include a comprehensive history and examination for both mother and baby, as well as evaluating a feeding session and providing an assessment for both mother and baby's issues with a detailed care plan (office visits also include a weighted feeding for baby). Available for all issues associated with breastfeeding and/or pumping: breast or nipple pain, plugged ducts and mastitis, weight gain issues, very frequent feeds, fussiness at breast, low production, making too much milk and more. Most insurance is accepted.
With a 13 year history as a nurse working in varied settings such as pediatrics and postpartum and nursery care and now as a Certified Nurse Midwife, Jessica has worked with hundreds of families to troubleshoot and establish successful breastfeeding relationships. As an experienced mother of 5 she can relate to the varied struggles that breastfeeding can present and has experience with lip and tongue ties as well as supply issues and has full prescriptive authority as necessary to support all aspects of breastfeeding. Performs same-day tongue tie revisions in office. Seeing clients in her Milford and Amherst office locations, conveniently right off 101A as well as in the home for mothers less than 1 week postpartum, and in hospital as needed.