The intent of this clinic is to assist mothers who are experiencing difficulties with breastfeeding. This clinic will not provide on-going pediatric or maternal care. THIS CLINIC DOES NOT RENT BREAST PUMPS.
Examples of appropriate referrals would be:
- Faulty latch on
- Premature infants with ongoing breastfeeding difficulties
- Induced lactation for adoptive mothers
- Slow Weight Gain
- Drugs in breast milk
- Returning to work
An initial treatment plan will be faxed to the referring physician and a summary will be dictated at the completion of involvement in the Breastfeeding Clinic.
Royal Alexandra Hospital
2nd Floor Children's Centre
10240 Kingsway Avenue NW
Street level access, elevator available.
Public Transportation Available.
Hours of Operation
- Monday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
- Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
- Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
- Thursday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
- Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
This service is not available to everyone. Call for more information.
A Physician or Community Health Nurse referral is required.