Lactation Specialist of Houston, LLC is committed to providing family-centered, quality, convenient, comprehensive breastfeeding care, support and education to families and healthcare providers.
Wheather your plan is to exclusively breastfeed, pump breastmilk and feed in a bottle, or combine breastfeeding and formula feeding, our team of International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) here at Lactation Specialist of Houston can help you achieve your feeding goals so that you can give your little one the best possible start in life.
We are excited to guide and assist you through our 4- STEPS TO SUCCESSFUL BREASTFEEDING journey. And remember it is a journey:) There will be ups and downs, starts and stops, good days and not-so-good days. We are here to ensure that you get the right education and are equipped with the right tools in order to have a successful breastfeeding experience.
How may we assist you? Give us a call 832-938-0083
Welcome to LSH
IBCLCs Make an Impact!
Did you know that a visit with an IBCLC can:
Help breastfeeding work for you?
IBCLCs provide individual care for the needs of your baby, you and your family
Reduce health care costs for you and your child?
A healthy baby means fewer doctor visits and prescriptions
Support a pleasant breastfeeding experience?
Enjoy being a mother and the convenience of breastfeeding
LSH Resource Guide
An International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) is the only internationally recognized health care professional who specializes in Lactation Care.
Lactation Specialist of Houston has a team of dedicated IBCLCs ready to guide you through the 4 STEPS TO SUCCESSFUL BREASTFEEDING from Prenatal through Postpartum and Returning To Work.
Breastfeeding News & Publications
The National Women's Law Center has launched a petition calling on insurance companies to fix their breastfeeding coverage. The Affordable Care Act requires coverage of breastfeeding support, supplies, and counseling without cost-sharing, yet NWLC's review of insurance plan documents found widespread coverage gaps....
The experience of breastfeeding is special for so many reasons, including:
The joyful closeness and bonding with your baby
The specific nutrition only you can provide
The cost savings
The health benefits for you and your baby
The decision to breastfeed is a personal one. As a new mom, you deserve support no matter how you decide to feed your baby. You should not be made to feel guilty if you cannot or choose not to breastfeed.
In this section, you can learn more about breastfeeding. You also can find tips and suggestions to help you successfully breastfeed, whether you decide to breastfeed for two weeks, two years, or more.