Lactation Support

We are very proud to have Lindsey Izurieta, CPNP, IBCLC be a part of our practice. Lindsey is one of a handful of Certified Lactation Specialists in the Tri-Valley area.  She is in the very unique position of also being a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and a Neonatal intensive care nurse. She has been a nurse for a number of years, helping to offer solutions for newborns with feeding problems, as well as coaching mothers experiencing difficulty with breastfeeding.
 

 

 

What takes place during a consultation:

  • Observe a feeding
  • Examine baby’s mouth
  • Examine breasts
  • Pre- and post-feed weight check with digital scale
  • Help you develop a plan to meet your breastfeeding goals
  • Show you safe side-lying position
  • Answer your questions.
  • Typical Duration-30 minutes