welcoming your precious child into the world, coping with
breastfeeding challenges can be unexpected and
very emotional for
new parents. Working with an experienced
lactation consultant can help you identify the source of your
you to discover new approaches to those issues.
Luna Lactation is a private lactation practice that provides personalized, clinical
support. We provide nurturing breastfeeding support for families at all
stages; prenatal, postpartum and beyond in the Portland Metro and
Clark County areas.
If you are trying to decide whether an appointment with a
board certified lactation consultant is the right choice for
you, we invite you to read more on our
Luna Lactation has been honored to work
with many families. Although each family's issues and
breastfeeding goals have been unique, they all have had one
thing in common; that getting support was worth it!
Read what some of our clients have had to
"I don't know
what we would have done without Melissa. She has been the single
most important wellness or health care provider for my daughter's
life so far." - Luna Lactation client
" But I already saw a Lactation Consultant and I am
still having issues! "
Lactation knows each mother and baby are unique...and so
are we! We view lactation as a holistic process that is
connected to many factors, physical and emotional. Luna Lactation
believes that breastfeeding issues should not be compartmentalized,
but that the health and well-being of the mother and infant must be
viewed as a whole.
your own health care expereinces you have probably noticed that
not every health care provider is a good match for every patient.
The same is true for lactation support! If you have already seen a
breastfeeding specialist but are still coping with unresolved issues
we hope you will continue to reach out for
You and your baby are worth
" The support was amazing! I
always felt you went above and beyond what I expected. After being
confused and frustrated with hospital lactation services things
really turned around." - Luna Lactation client