Lactation Services

Valley Children's Hospital recognizes and supports breastfeeding as the ideal method of feeding and nurturing infants. Our International Board Certified lactation consultant works collaboratively with the health care team to meet the lactation needs of our patients and their families.


Lactation Support
Our lactation consultant specializes in the clinical management of breastfeeding. We provide breastfeeding education, assistance and support to breastfeeding women and health care team members. We work collaboratively with the healthcare team to assess and resolve breastfeeding issues moms may encounter.

Inpatient Pumps
Valley Children’s Hospital has hospital-grade electric Medela Symphony breast pumps available for use. Our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit has a pump room and breast pumps are also available at the bedside. The Emergency Department and all remaining inpatient units have mobile breast pumps for bedside use.


Lactation Services
Monday – Friday
6:30 am – 3 pm
(559) 353-5427
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