Lactation consults are for any breastfeeding mother. Basking Babies, Angela, an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) with over 30 years of experience, provides these consultations at Be Well Pediatrics. A lactation consultation can help with many breastfeeding concerns. 

  • Ask for a detailed health history for you and your baby.  

  • Listen to your concerns, assess your baby’s oral anatomy and your breast anatomy.

  • Observe a feeding and assess baby's latch. 

  • Make some suggestions for how to proceed and together you will create a breastfeeding plan for your specific needs.

  • Provide notes from your consult and plan for you to provide to your healthcare provider if you wish 

  • Angela will follow-up with two phone calls.

  • If needed, Angela will also liaise between you and your caregiver.