Huron River Lactation Services
Serving Metro Detroit, Flint & most areas in between
A comprehensive session designed to address various aspects of breastfeeding preparation. We will attentively reviewing patient concerns, medical history, and birth plans to tailor guidance accordingly.
We will delve into your breastfeeding goals and potential challenges, offering valuable insights into breastfeeding positions, techniques, and latch basics. We will covers topics ranging from pumping techniques to proper milk storage, empowering parents with knowledge and support for a successful and fulfilling breastfeeding experience.
Additionally, we provide expert advice on essential breastfeeding tools and potential purchases, ensuring you are well-prepared for the breastfeeding journey ahead.
A specialized service dedicated to providing comprehensive breastfeeding assistance. We will conduct a thorough examination, delving into the medical history of both parent and baby, along with detailed birth history. This holistic approach allows us to better understand individual needs and challenges.
During the consultation, we discuss current breastfeeding challenges, offering valuable insights and solutions. The session includes weighing the baby for accurate monitoring and concludes with the provision of handouts and visit notes to empower parents with essential information.
For ongoing support, a follow-up visit may be scheduled, ensuring a continuous and personalized breastfeeding care plan.
Return to Work Consultation
Designed to assist mothers and families in seamlessly navigating the transition back to the workplace while maintaining a successful breastfeeding routine. We will collaborate with you to create a personalized plan that accommodates breastfeeding, pumping, and feeding the baby.
The session covers essential topics such as pumping techniques, selecting appropriate pumps, and devising efficient pumping schedules. Additionally, we provide guidance on proper milk storage and introduce effective bottle feeding practices, ensuring a smooth continuation of breastfeeding even as you re-enter the workforce.
With this comprehensive consultation, we aim to empower and support you in balancing your professional commitments with the continued nurturing of your baby through breastfeeding.
Professional Pump Fitting
Ideal for individuals who have decided to use a breast pump for feeding. This consultation, which can be scheduled before the baby arrives, focuses on helping you choose the appropriate pump and flange size for optimal comfort and effectiveness.
We will guide you through pumping schedules, proper milk storage techniques, and introduce strategies for successful bottle feeding.
This personalized session is designed to provide you with the knowledge and tools necessary for a seamless pumping experience, ensuring you can integrate it harmoniously into your feeding routine while meeting your unique preferences and lifestyle.
Return to Sport Consultation
Addresses the unique challenges faced by breastfeeding individuals returning to athletic activities. Recognizing that balancing sports and breastfeeding can be challenging, our consultation dives into the specific demands of your sport, considering specialized needs and fueling requirements to ensure optimal performance while maintaining breastfeeding goals.
We work with you to create a personalized plan that encompasses managing pumping or feeding during training or competitions.
This comprehensive session is designed to empower athletic individuals with the knowledge and strategies needed to navigate the intersection of their sports commitment and breastfeeding journey, ensuring a harmonious balance between both aspects parenting and sport.
Our Bottle Consultation service is dedicated to ensuring a seamless and comfortable feeding experience for both parents and babies.This consultation dives into the unique needs of your baby, guiding parents in selecting appropriate bottles and attachment methods that promote a smooth transition between breast and bottle feeding. Whether you're navigating a return to work, sharing feeding responsibilities, or simply seeking flexibility in your feeding routine, our Bottle Consultation offers expert advice and personalized recommendations to enhance the comfort and satisfaction of both you and your baby.
During the consultation, we discuss various bottle options, addressing factors such as nipple shapes, flow rates, and materials. Attachment strategies are explored to ensure a positive feeding experience, promoting a harmonious balance between breast and bottle. By providing practical insights and tailored recommendations, our Bottle Consultation aims to empower parents with the knowledge and tools needed to make informed choices, fostering a positive feeding relationship with their little one.
If you cancel your appointment less than 24 hours before it is scheduled to take place, you will be subject to a rebooking charge of $75.
To avoid a rebooking charge, please provide cancellation notice at least 24 hours prior to your appointment.