Birthing services in Central Australia

Lactation consultant

A lactation consultant is an experienced health professional who helps mothers breastfeed. They work with mothers to establish and sustain breastfeeding even when there are difficulties or risks. 

A breastfeeding clinic to discuss breastfeeding issues is held at the Alice Springs Hospital midwifery group practice house on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. 

How to make an appointment with the lactation consultant

Call the Alice Springs Hospital lactation consultant on (08) 8951 7620. You can also call the hospital switchboard on (08) 8951 7777.

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Last updated: 12 May 2016

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