If you find the your nipples are sore, having trouble with positioning and latch, you are experiencing a low milk supply or an over - production of supply, you will benefit from a visit with an IBCLC . An International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) is a health care professional who specializes in the clinical management of breastfeeding. IBCLCs are certified by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners, Inc. (www.iblce.org) under the direction of the U.S. National Commission for Certifying Agencies. IBCLCs work in a wide variety of health care settings, including hospitals, pediatric offices, public health clinics, and private practice. International Lactation Consultant Association website.
For information on Breastfeeding and California law visit http://www.breastfeedingtaskforla.org
Yana Katzap-Nackman has been helping breastfeeding parents since 2004. She received her education through the lactation institute and then UCSD. She Did her clinical hours at Long Beach memorial at the NICU, hospital postpartum dept and outpatient clinic. Yana is currently an IBCLC in private practice and teaches breastfeeding at Birth & Beyond in Santa Monica.
Thank you for choosing to work with us. We will provide you with a super-bill that you can submit to your insurance company for reimbursement.
Prior to your first visit with our lactation consultant, please download and fill out the History & Intake Form.
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