Specialists in Breastfeeding and Lactation

All of the specialists below share our priorities, philosophy and approach to the many breastfeeding challenges families can face. Stay tuned as more resources are added to this list.

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Annie Brown*, APRN, IBCLC, Advanced Practice Lactation

 

Housecalls, Greenwich/Stamford area; Televisits anywhere

 

Aetna, Anthem, Cigna, Connecticare, Husky, United Health Care, Oxford

 

http://www.advancedpracticelactation.com

 

475-444-3044

 

annie@advancedpracticelactation.com

Maria Del Mar Mazza*, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, IBCLC, Optimus Health Care East Main

 

Office visits, televisits, housecalls.

 

Bilingual Spanish/English

 

Husky and all major private insurers

 

982 East Main Street Bridgeport, CT

 

203-696-3260

Susan Forrester*, IBCLC Forrester Lactation

 

Office visits, televisits anywhere, and house calls in Greater Hartford area

 

Aetna and certain others, see website:  

https://www.forresterlactation.com/

 

The Exchange at 270 Farmington Ave, Entrance One, Suite 304, Farmington, CT 06032

 

860-255-8583

 

info@forresterlactation.com

Beth Iovinelli* RN, BSN, IBCLC

 

will open Milk Street Lactation a storefront lactation support center in East Norwalk on June 1st

milkstreetlactation.com

info@milkstreetlactation.com

21 First Street #7

Norwalk, CT 06855

Patrice Jones,* PAC, IBCLC,

 

Office visits and housecalls in the local area

 

Aetna

Lactation Services of Southington

Compass Wellness Center, 14 Vine Street, New Brittain, CT

 

(860) 385-1655


https://www.lactationservicesofsouthington.com

Trisha Ludwig, CNM, MSN, RN, IBCLC, CCWC

 

Office visits, televisits anywhere and house calls

 

Danbury and Fairfield County

 

Aetna, Anthem, UHC, CIGNA

 

94 Locust Ave Danbury CT

 

734-649-6294

Lori Atkins, RN, IBCLC, Oh Baby! Lactation Care


Office visits, televisits anywhere, and limited house calls


Aetna and certain others, see website:  
www.ohbabylactation.com


Thrive Center for Wellness, 10 Commerce St., Glastonbury, CT 06033


860-212-5440


ohbabylactation@gmail.com

Robin Murtha, APRN, IBCLC, Complete Lactation Care (Yale New Haven)

 

Office visits and televisits

 

Husky and all major private insurers

 

144 North Main Street, Branford CT

 

203-688-3840, ext #4

Liz Seaman*, RN, IBCLC

 

House calls, upper Fairfield County; televisits anywhere, Mostly evenings & weekends

 

Can provide Superbill for out of network

 

203-856-2205

 

LizSeamanCCE@gmail.com

Lisa Terifay*

 

will be offering sleep coaching consultations, an evidence-based and developmentally attuned alternative to sleep-training methods

Watch this space for more info soon! 

MORE PROVIDERS

does breastfeeding support for the families at Children’s Medical Group in Hamden.

Caroline Levy, APRN, CLC

The following specialists have practices that are limited to certain families
 

Ariana Komaroff, DNP, FNP, IBCLC

 

offers breastfeeding medicine expertise to the families whose pediatricians are at the Center for Advanced Pediatrics in Norwalk and Darien.

Sue Marchitto*, APRN, IBCLC,

 

can see breastfeeding families as an APRN visit at Yale Health Plan, New Haven, for families enrolled in that plan. Office visits and televisits.

Amy Pavia*, RN, IBCLC,

 

is the Lactation Consultant at Bridgeport Hospital’s Wellness Check Program for families in the first week of life after birth.

 

No charge. Office visits and televisits.

BH Women’s CareCenter, 267 Grant Street, Bridgeport, CT.

Laurie Rubel*, APRN, IBCLC, runs the lactation service at Willows Pediatrics, Westport, for families in that practice. Office visits only.

*These providers honed their skills at Breastfeeding Resources.