Rent a Medical Grade Pump
. The Medela Symphony pump with its two-phase expression contains technology that increases suction throughout the pumping session. The Symphony has been proven to achieve faster milk ejection and milk flow. It is considered by most to be the best on the market.
The Symphony is a great choice for mothers struggling with milk supply, who have a baby in the NICU, or are exclusively pumping. Whisper quiet, it may be used as a single or double pump.
Rental rate is $65 per month.
Rent a Medical Grade Scale
Confirm daily weight gain in younger infants and or determine how much milk is transferred during a feeding. The Tanita baby weigh scale can detect changes in weight to the tenth of an ounce. The baby checker scale detects weight changes to the half ounce. Available to rent by the day or week.
Rental for the baby weigh scale is $25 per week.
The baby checker scale is $12 per week.
If you are having concerns with positioning or latch, infant weight gain, or pain and tenderness with feeding, a consultation with a lactation consultant can prove invaluable. In addition, consults are also helpful to mothers who need reassurance or just need help with getting a good start to breastfeeding.
During a consult, a complete mother-baby history is reviewed for accurate assessment and guidance. Observation of latch and positioning is done; assistance and suggestions are provided to address any concerns seen. Along with assessing position and latch, the baby's. suck strength, and infant oral anatomy are assessed to evaluate any potential impact on feeding. A before and after feeding weight check determines how effectively your baby is transferring milk from the breast.
An individualized care plan with suggestions and is provided for guidance. Recommendations often include an effective combination of non-pharmacological therapies, herbal supplements, and sometimes pharmaceuticals. Mothers are welcome to reach out for follow-up with questions via text, phone, email, or by arranging a subsequent visit. Consults last approximately one and a half hours in the privacy of your own home.
Cost is $185 for the initial visit and $105 for any requested follow-ups. A letter for insurance purposes that includes a provider NPI number and diagnostic codes is provided. With proper documentation, many insurances offer reimbursement for lactation services.
Breast size changes throughout pregnancy and
breastfeeding. A supportive nursing bra that fits well
can make all the difference in how you feel. Mother's Best
offers complimentary nursing bra fittings upon request.
Wearing the correct bra size achieves a better fit
for longer wear.