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Programs & Services

Breastfeeding Clinic

Mothers and infants experiencing challenges with breastfeeding.

Offers care for mothers and babies who are having breastfeeding issues due to:

  • latching
  • baby with poor weight gain
  • premature babies
  • mothers and/or babies with special needs
  • mother has nipple and/or breast pain
  • milk supply concerns
  • mother on medicine while breastfeeding

Mothers and babies are seen by a nurse-lactation consultant at each visit. Care may include:

  • assessment of breastfeeding concerns
  • examination of mother and baby
  • review of normal baby feeding and behavior patterns
  • treatment recommendations
  • letters may be sent to doctor and local health units to ensure continuity of care

Follow-up appointments are made as needed.

Contact Details

Royal Alexandra Hospital

Location Info
RAH Children's Centre Unit 26
10240 Kingsway NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T5H 3V9
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available

Hours of Operation

9:00AM - 3:00PM 3 days a week (days vary call for more information)

Service Providers May Include
registered nurses (RNs)

Mothers and babies experiencing breastfeeding challenges.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services