Jeannie Choe, IBCLC
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and Primary Midwife Under Supervision
- Lactation Services -
Friendly evidence-based consults and education in the comfort of your home.
Serving families in the East Bay, Marin, and SF.
IN-HOME Lactation CONSULT
Breastfeeding is an ever-evolving relationship! Whether the nursling is a newborn or preschooler, countless families benefit from the reassurance and relief that comes with expert lactation support. This consult focuses on your family's individual needs and takes place in the comfort of your own home.
Reasons for seeking an IBCLC consult include: deep latch technique, sore nipples, breast pain, infant weight gain, low milk supply, supplementation, pumping, returning to work, introducing solids, oral anatomy assessment, tandem nursing, weaning, and nursing multiples.
I offer a complimentary 15-minute phone triage before your initial consult. Each consult includes a detailed summary, plan, and 1 week of phone, text, and email support.
- In-home visits: $230 initial visit, $150 follow-up visits
- Virtual consults: $60 per half-hour
PRENATAL BREASTFEEDING CONSULT
Getting educated about breastfeeding before birth is a gift to yourself and your family. Yes, breastfeeding is a natural act...but did you know it is a learned behavior? This prenatal consult takes place in the comfort of your home and addresses the unique needs of your family. My individualized approach is designed to equip parents with confidence, enthusiasm, and essential breastfeeding knowledge.
Common topics include:
- the early weeks: realistic expectations, feeding cues, sleep
- building + maintaining a healthy milk supply
- position, latch, and biological nurturing
- common concerns and complications
- pumping, bottle-feeding, and returning to work
...anything else you would like to know!
- Prenatal Breastfeeding Consult: 1.5-hour in-home consult, $160
GET IN TOUCH:
To schedule a consult, class, or if you have questions about me or my services, I am most responsive by email. Use the form to the right or email me directly at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Call or text: (917) 825-6031 *business hours only, please
I look forward to hearing from you!
"There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly."
-R. Buckminster Fuller
Me, in a nutshell:
I am an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant working with a diverse population of families in the San Francisco Bay Area. I am also a Primary Midwife Under Supervision with Cynthia Banks, RN, MSN, CNM while enrolled in the National College of Midwifery's MEAC-Accredited CPM (Certified Professional Midwife) program. I consider myself very blessed to be able to provide high-quality, individualized care to families in some of the most transformative and intimate moments of being human. I live in Berkeley, CA with my partner and two kids. In my free time I enjoy getting outside, cooking, and playing music with my family.