Outpatient Lactation Services in MI

International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) or Registered Lactation Consultants (RLC) have passed the International Board Certification Examination and recertify every 5 years. IBCLCs have the experience and skills necessary to help mothers breastfeed their babies in both routine and challenging situations. IBCLC services can include prenatal breastfeeding education; postpartum hospital, clinic, birth center, and office visits; home visits; educational literature; rental of hospital-grade electric breast pumps; and new mothers' support groups.

Schedule an appointment with an IBCLC for any of the following:
  • latch-on difficulties
  • flat or inverted nipples; sore nipples
  • breastfeeding a premature baby
  • nipple or breast pain, thrush (yeast infection), mastitis (breast infection)
  • crying or colicky baby
  • pumping and storing breastmilk
  • low milk supply
  • oversupply of milk
  • breastfeeding multiples
  • induced lactation, relactation, or adoptive nursing
  • slow weight gain
  • breastfeeding and returning to employment outside the home
  • special needs baby, e.g., Down Syndrome, cleft lip and/or palate
  • reassurance that breastfeeding is going well
ALLEN PARK
Mary Lynn Harrison, RN, IBCLC
(313) 928-8253
Medela rental & sales; available for local home visits

ANN ARBOR 
Barbara Robertson, MA, IBCLC, RLC
Breastfeeding Center of Ann Arbor
726 Brooks Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
www.breastfeedingcenterofannarbor.com
(734) 975-6534

Deborah Busick
Lamaze Family Center
2855 Boardwalk
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734-973-1014
www.LamazeFamilyCenter.org
 
Amy Slotten, RN, IBCLC
Home visits for families in and around Washtenaw County
(734) 945-4765
amyslotten "at" comcast "dot" net
 
Moira Tannenbaum, MSN, CNM, IBCLC, RNC-LRN
(734) 645-2776
moiratan@hotmail.com
 
Marilee Woodworth, BS, IBCLC
Home visits in and near Washtenaw County
(734) 995-2256

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Breastfeeding Clinic
(also listed in Ypsilanti)
(734) 712-6357 
 
University of Michigan Medical Center Breastfeeding Clinic
Briarwood Center for Women, Children & Young Adults
375 Briarwood Circle, Building 2 
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
(734) 232-2600 
  
University of Michigan Medical Center Breastfeeding Helpline
(734) 764-8149

BLOOMFIELD HILLS
Milky Ways
Sue Belknap, IBCLC
(248) 642-8465
Private practice in Oakland County
Medela rental & sales

BRIGHTON
Bosom Buddies
Kathy Malone, BA, RN, IBCLC
(810) 229-3328
Private practice in Livingston, Washtenaw, Oakland, & Wayne counties

Karen Koss, MPH, IBCLC
(810) 229-2612
Private practice in Brighton only

CANTON
BABYLUV Lactation and Education Services
Shirley Breil, RN, MSA, IBCLC, CCE
(734) 981-4235

CHARLOTTE (Lansing area)
Laura Spitzfaden, LLLL, IBCLC, RLC
Feed the Baby LLC
(517) 285-7819
 
COMMERCE
Heather Mendenhall, IBCLC
(248) 360-1842

DEARBORN
Best Beginnings Lactation Assistance
Pat Ashley, BA, RN, IBCLC
(313) 378-0823
 
DETROIT
Nurturing Nook at Saint John's Hospital
(313) 343-3146
Medela pump rental

 

Sinai-Grace Hospital Lactation Service

6071 West Outer Drive

Detroit, MI 28235

(313) 966-1268

Linda Rodriguez, RN, IBCLC

lrodrigu@dmc.org

FARMINGTON HILLS
Botsford Hospital Breastfeeding Services

28050 Grand River Ave.

Farmington Hills, MI 48336

www.botsford.org/breastfeeding
(248) 471-8471

FLINT
Genesee County Breastfeeding Peers

MOMS Club

G-33373 S. Saginaw St.

Flint, MI

MOMS Club 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. every Friday

(810) 237-4550

(810) 237-4567

 

Hurley Hospital Lactation Services

One Hurley Plaza

Flint, MI 48503

(810) 262-9480

 
GRAND RAPIDS
Alice Christensen
(616) 245-2345

Baby Beloved, Inc.
(616) 977-LOVE (-5683)
www.babybelovedinc.com
Office or home visits
breastfeeding supplies, pump and scale rentals

Doreen Kazmer, RN, MSN, IBCLC
(616) 682-1422 (H)
(616) 240-5433 (C)

GROSSE POINTE  
Beaumont Grosse Pointe 
(313) 343-1705
Breast pump rental through Beaumont Home Medical

IRONWOOD
Mary Jo Coleman, IBCLC, RD
1-888-387-7502
(906) 932-9719
 
MUSKEGON
Deborah (Debbi) Taylor, RNC, MSN, IBCLC
(231) 744-3375
 
NOVI
Providence Park Hospital Breastfeeding Clinic
47601 Grand River Ave.
Novi, MI 48374
(248) 465-3305

ORTONVILLE
Nurturing Naturally LLC
Jillian Malan, IBCLC
427 Rissman Lane 48462
248-627-5893

PORT HURON
Deb Roberts, BSN, RN IBCLC
Port Huron Hospital
810-989-3433

SOUTHFIELD
Providence Hospital Breastfeeding Clinic
16001 West Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48075
(248) 424-2799

STERLING HEIGHTS
Breastfeeding Specialists, Inc.
Anne F. Norton-Krawciw, RPh, IBCLC 
(586) 939-8378
(586) 268-6266
Medela products

TEMPERANCE (Monroe County)
Office visits with our IBCLCs at Mother's Own Birth Center
1715 Dean Rd., Temperance, MI
(734) 847-8100
 
TRAVERSE CITY
Nurturing Steps
(231) 929-2400
Breastfeeding classes, home breastfeeding consults

Grand Traverse County Health Department & WIC
(231) 922-2753

TROY
In-Home Lactation Specialists, LLC
Brandy Boger Walters, BBA, IBCLC
(248) 952-7551
Home breastfeeding visits in around Oakland County
 
Breastfeeding Support Services
William Beaumont Hospital-Troy
(248) 964-MILK (-6455)
Medela pumps and scales

WATERFORD
Mary Castonguay RN IBCLC
 New Beginning Lactation Services
 (248) 599-7120
 www.newbeginninglactationservices.com
 Waterford MI, 48329

Janetlynne Erickson, MSN, FNP-BC, IBCLC
(248) 766-9382

WAYLAND
Michele Klunder, CMA, IBCLC
(616) 877-0348

WESTLAND
Caring Consults
Rosa Emeigh, IBCLC
(734) 326-0355

WYANDOTTE
Nature's Path
(734) 246-7575
Medela Products

YPSILANTI
Susan Vasher, RN, BSN, IBCLC
(734) 572-7685
Ameda product rental and sales
 
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Breastfeeding Clinic
(734) 712-6357 

CHATHAM, ONTARIO (CANADA)
Mother Nurture Breastfeeding Support Services
(519) 352-0251
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