Lactation Home Care

Services & Pricing

In-home IBCLC Lactation Consultation: $139 

ChristyPrice includes an initial consultation lasting about 2 hours and text/phone support for questions or concerns for up to a month following your consultation. Any supplies provided during your consultation are included for no extra charge.

During your initial consultation I will:

  • Ask about you and your baby’s health history, and discuss what affects this may have on breastfeeding
  • Ask you to tell me about your baby’s birth, including any difficulties you may have experienced
  • Discuss how breastfeeding has been going, and ask about your breastfeeding goals
  • Examine and evaluate baby’s oral anatomy and sucking pattern
  • Examine your breasts and nipples, if there are concerns
  • Observe and evaluate a feeding from start to finish
  • Weigh the baby before the feeding
  • Weigh the baby after feeding to calculate how much milk the baby received
  • Observe and evaluate baby’s positioning and latch
  • Demonstrate and discuss breastfeeding techniques and positions, tailored to mother and baby’s specific situation
  • Suggest ways to improve baby’s latch, feeding and sucking, if needed
  • Evaluate current milk supply and discuss ways to adjust supply, if needed
  • Teach about alternative feeding methods and equipment, if needed
  • Teach use of a breast pump and storage of pumped milk, if applicable
  • Answer questions about breastfeeding or newborn care
  • Give referrals as needed
  • Develop a breastfeeding plan that will work for you

Please note, there is an additional $20 fee per visit for travel to Park City, Northern Utah County and Southern Davis County. Please contact me for specifics about travel fees to other areas.

Same day or next day appointments are often available Monday to Friday!

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In-home IBCLC Pumping and Return to Work Consultation: $99 

Price includes consultation lasting about 1 to 1 1/2 hours, and text/phone support for questions or concerns for a month following your consultation.

During your Pumping and Return to Work Consultation, I will:

  • Ask about you and your baby’s health history, and discuss what affects this may have on breastfeeding
  • Ask you to tell me about your baby’s birth, including any difficulties you may have experienced
  • Discuss how breastfeeding has been going, and ask about your breastfeeding goals
  • Evaluate current milk supply and discuss ways to adjust supply, if needed
  • Teach about alternative feeding methods and equipment, if needed
  • Teach use of a breast pump
  • Discuss which breast pump will work best for your intended use
  • Discuss storage of breast milk
  • Discuss how to give baby milk while you are separated in ways that are least likely to disrupt breastfeeding
  • Discuss how to maximize the amount of milk you are able to pump
  • Check the fit of your breast pump flanges
  • Check the suction level on your breast pump with a vacuum pressure gauge
  • Answer questions about breastfeeding or newborn care
  • Develop a pumping and return to work plan that will work for you

Please note, there is an additional $20 fee per visit for travel to Park City, Northern Utah County and Southern Davis County. Please contact me for specifics about travel fees to other areas.

Same day or next day appointments are often available Monday to Friday!

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In-home IBCLC Prenatal Lactation Consultation: $99 

Price includes consultation lasting about 1 to 1 1/2 hours, and text/phone support for questions or concerns for up to three months following your consultation.

During your prenatal lactation consultation I will:

  • Ask about your health history, and discuss what affects this may have on breastfeeding
  • If this is not your first baby, discuss how breastfeeding went with previous children, and the possible reasons for any difficulties you experienced
  • If this is your first baby, discuss any family history of breastfeeding difficulties and any effects this may have on your breastfeeding experience
  • Ask about your breastfeeding goals
  • If there are concerns, examine your breasts and nipples and discuss ways to prepare your nipples for breastfeeding
  • Demonstrate and discuss breastfeeding techniques and positions, tailored to your specific situation
  • Discuss ways to handle potential complications in ways that will support breastfeeding
  • Teach about alternative feeding methods and equipment, if desired
  • Teach use of a breast pump and storage of pumped milk, if applicable
  • Discuss which breast pump will work best for your intended use
  • Discuss which breastfeeding products may be helpful to you
  • Answer questions about breastfeeding or newborn care
  • Develop a breastfeeding plan that will work for you

Please note, there is an additional $20 fee per visit for travel to Park City, Northern Utah County and Southern Davis County. Please contact me for specifics about travel fees to other areas.

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