Breastfeeding

One Family Pediatrics offers certified lactation support right here in the office!

Dr. Lavania is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and the Medical Director of Breastfeed Atlanta

As the Medical Director of Breastfeed Atlanta and having been recognized by the Georgia Breastfeeding Coalition, Dr. Lavania is able to provide certified support with extensive resources right here in the office!

Our services include:

  • Prenatal classes
  • Lactation consultation
  • Breast pump rentals
  • And more..!
Mother breastfeeding a newborn baby

Breastfeeding Information

Some great advice from Moms for Moms! We recommend starting here:

I wish someone had told me…

General Breastfeeding Resources

Milk Protein Allergy

Paced Bottle Feeding

Mother breastfeeding a baby

Breastfeeding one baby is hard enough, here’s some help for multiple births:

Hand expression is a lost art.

And, if done correctly, many women feel that they are better able to express milk with less pain. Some women can  even express more milk via hand than with an electric breast pump. Click here for more information!

This link provides a wonderful video tutorial on how to hand express breastmilk: https://med.stanford.edu/newborns/professional-education/breastfeeding/hand-expressing-milk.html

Sleeping Baby