We are a team of a specialized Family Nurse Practitioner and Registered Nurse Lactation Consultant providing gentle lactation care, infant feeding support, postpartum health care and newborn health care. Our services are sincere and personalized, because we believe that families deserve quality care that supports each unique need.
Nursing a baby can bring joy and deep bonding, but it can also bring pain and frustration. As specially trained providers, we'll work with your family to help you overcome challenges, while taking into account the complexity and transition of life with a new baby.
Our goal is for you and your family to thrive.
PACIFIC WELLNESS & LACTATION
LACTATION & NURSING SUPPORT
Difficult latch? Low milk supply? Tongue-tie? Get the help you need from an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). Our trained Lactation Consultants have years of experience to help you and your family and specialize in problems including low milk supply, infant oral restriction, slow infant weight gain and painful latch.
Pacific Wellness & Lactation is also home of Luna Fertility, providing holistic fertility and infertility treatment. Our practitioners have extensive training and research in natural fertility, assisted reproductive technologies, alternative fertility therapies and provide individual treatment that utilizes both western medicine and alternative natural modalities.
Tongue Tie, or ankyloglossia, is when the frenulum restricts normal function of the tongue. This can cause challenges including painful latch, difficulty sustaining latch, difficulty transferring milk at the breast and overral difficulty feeding at the breast or bottle. If you suspect your baby has tongue tie, or have been referred for evaluation and treatment we recommend an appointment with our experienced Nurse Practitioner and Lactation Consultant.
Craniosacral Therapy (CST) is light touch therapy shown to be effective in supporting your Central Nervous System so that the body can self-correct and heal naturally. CST has been shown to be helpful for both adults and infants for problems including Torticollis, Tongue Tie, Pelvic pain, TMJ and much more. Jennifer Millich RN, IBCLC is trained in craniosacral therapy and provides this service on a sliding scale basis in our clinic.