Services-Chattanooga Lactation Consultant | Breastfeeding Support

Chattanooga Lactation is partnered with Lactation Network who works with BCBS, BCBS Anthem and Cigna to cover 3 lactation visits. To see if your insurance qualifies go to Lactation Network and fill out the application and hit “Submit.”

Prenatal Lactation Consult
  • In-person or virtual prenatal lactation consult.
  • Learn some basic breastfeeding holds and Latches
  • How to hand express your colostrum
  • Alternative ways of feeding
  • Learn the benefits of skin to skin
  • Safe sleep
  • How to swaddle your baby
  • Comfort measures & More
  • The conversation will be focused on the first 72 hours post-birth. Your health history will be discussed, any questions you have will be answered, and we will talk through your goals and feeding plan
Lactation Consultant In Your Home
  • Consultation up to 90 minutes
  • Assessment of mom and baby
  • Assessment of oral anatomy
  • Assessment of latch & position
  • Pre & post feed weights to check milk transfer
  • How to use breast pump & flange sizing
  • How to bottle feed while breastfeeding
  • Customized care plan to help reach your breastfeeding goals
  • Referrals & recommendations as needed
  • Lactation Therapy when needed (play time exercises to help prepare for tongue/lip/buccal tie release) Pre & Post therapy
Office Visit
  • Consultation up to 60 minutes
  • Assessment of mom and baby
  • Assessment of oral anatomy
  • Assessment of latch & position
  • Pre & post feed weights to check milk transfer
  • Customized care plan to help reach your breastfeeding goals
  • Referrals & recommendations as needed
  • Lactation Therapy when needed (play time exercises to help prepare for tongue/lip/buccal tie release) Pre & Post therapy