In-Home Lactation Consultations in Wichita Now!
The World Health Organization recommends exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of a baby’s life. However, it’s not always as simple as those glossy nursing photoshoots make it look! If you are struggling with breastfeeding issues and looking for breastfeeding support in Wichita KS, we have created the perfect solution for you.
Your Own Wichita Lactation Consultant in the Privacy of Your Home
All of our services at The Wichita Baby Company take place in the privacy and comfort of your own home, eliminating the need for you to bundle your baby up in a car seat, expose them to germs, and drive your leaky, tired self to any office or meeting. Heck, pants are totally optional. Your private in-home lactation consultation in Wichita is no different, and you will enjoy completely focused one-on-one support with the highest level of breastfeeding specialist. She will help you diagnose and solve your breastfeeding problems, including:
Insufficient weight gain
Tongue & lip ties
Going back to work
Previous breast surgery
Other breastfeeding struggles
Choose Your Appointment Time
First-Time Lactation Consult Clients Here
If this is your first time to book our private lactation consultant, please select this option. Your lactation consultant will be in your home for two hours, working with you hands-on to diagnose your breastfeeding issue, weigh your baby before and after feedings, provide you with expert problem-solving guidance, and issue a report to your baby’s pediatrician.
Follow-Up Lactation Consults
If you have already had your two hour initial consultant with our specialist, please select this option for your follow-up consultations. This 45-minute visit will be a continuation of your previous visit, checking on progress, troubleshooting, weighing your baby before and after feedings, and issuing a report to your baby’s pediatrician.
Meet Our Wichita Lactation Consultants
Elisabeth, RN, IBCLC
Elisabeth is one of our postpartum doulas as well as a L&D nurse, childbirth educator, car seat technician, and an IBCLC - an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant. She lives in west Wichita with her husband and two daughters, who inspired her to choose a career in helping other parents meet their breastfeeding goals!
Elisabeth is one of just 27,000 IBCLCs worldwide, and one of just a handful of IBCLCs in Wichita. With 1000 hours of in-hospital breastfeeding observation, 90 credit hours in breastfeeding education, 3 years as a CLC (Certified Lactation Counselor), and 9 years as a registered nurse, she proudly holds the highest possible credential in breastfeeding support - it would be a fair comparison to call her a doctor of breastfeeding!
Elisabeth is committed to doing everything possible to help solve your breastfeeding issues and implement a care plan of action that works for you. From the time she enters your home like a breath of fresh air, her warm, encouraging personality and wealth of knowledge will have you saying “I CAN do this!” in no time.