While breastfeeding is natural, it doesn’t always come naturally, leaving some of us needing guidance, support, and help. These options for a lactation consultant in Los Angeles are here for just that!
Located at 13743 Riverside Drive, Mother Infant Lactation Center was founded by Roza Baghdassarian, IBCLC. She decided to start the practice after the birth of her second child. With over 17 years of experience working with breastfeeding parents as an instructor, Roza transitioned to a full-time private practice! She offers private office and home visit consultations, breastfeeding classes, breastfeeding support groups, nursing bra fitting, breast pump, and baby scale rentals, and lectures full of information on lactation topics. A few issues Roza can help with either in your home or at her Mother Infant Lactation Center include discussing lactation concerns, assessing infant weight or oral anatomy, assessing breasts and latch, formulating detailed care plans, and referrals to other special services. Roza can also just give you the reassurance you need, to give you the confidence you need to keep going!
Elena Vogel, birth doula and lactation consultant fell in love with pregnancy, childbirth, and motherhood during her maternity literature studies. There she was led her to pursue her doula certification. After becoming a doula in 2002, she became a lactation educator in 2005. But she wanted to offer her clients more support. So Elena furthered her education in breastfeeding and became a lactation consultant in 2011. Dedicated to helping mothers in their breastfeeding journeys, Elena offers breastfeeding support in your home or at the hospital. Whether you utilize her birth doula services or not. She also provides virtual support and prenatal consultations. Elena can help discuss breastfeeding strategies or go over any complications you may face in order to set you up right from the start!
Inna Henry, IBCLC, offers lactation support and whole family support! Inspired by her own breastfeeding journey after she struggled with her first. Inna studied human lactation and is also trained in frenulum inspection, as well as in perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. With a mission to provide Los Angeles with compassionate, evidence-based lactation care, she offers prenatal classes, virtual consultations, and home consultations. Inna will formulate a plan and goal with your family’s lifestyle and needs in consideration so that she may help make your breastfeeding journey an amazing one!
Known as LA’s number one mobile breastfeeding team, My Nursing Coach was founded by Linda Hanna-Sperber, RNC, MSN/Ed., IBCLC, who came up with the business based on her belief that every woman deserves compassionate care, support, and respect, especially during her lactation journey! My Nursing Coach provides a group of lactation consultants and educators who offer initial in-home or virtual consults and follow-up in-home or virtual consults, of which they can help mothers with exclusive breastfeeding, monitoring infant weight, weaning, pumping and milk storage, formula feeding, donor milk, breast pain, introducing solids, and more!
With the many wonderful options for a Los Angeles lactation Consultant, please don’t hesitate to reach out to any of these IBCLCs. They are here specifically to support and help you!
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