Lactation & Feeding Support

Cedar Durfee, CNM, ARNP, CLC is available to provide private feeding support for individuals in lactating, nursing, breastfeeding, chestfeeding, or otherwise nourishing their baby.

  • Learn how to establish and maintain milk supply

  • Learn how to identify feeding cues and latch your baby

  • Learn about pumping & hand expression

  • Assistance with using SNS, learn paced bottle-feeding, other feeding support devices

  • Help with baby feeding questions or support needs

  • Clinical breast/chest exams

  • Assessment and treatment of clogged ducts & mastitis

 

Support visits and education is available virtually, in our Pearl Place clinic, in your home, at The Birthing Inn, & at St. Joseph Medical Center (for our Off the Grid families who are receiving birth care there).

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Mothers and their Baby

Mothers and their Baby

Image by Larry Crayton

Image by Larry Crayton

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Image by Juan Jose Porta

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Image by Lazaro Rodriguez

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Image by David Veksler

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Image by Robert Bussey

Newborn Baby

Newborn Baby

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Image by Rainier Ridao

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Image by Lucy Wolski

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Image by Helena Lopes

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Image by kevin liang

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Image by Jan Kopřiva

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Image by Dave Clubb

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clinic location & numbers

6002 Westgate Boulevard, Suite 274, Tacoma, WA 98406

Office: (253) 509-2960 Fax: (306) 400-2735

Office manager & voicemail: (360) 633-9146

Secure e-Fax: (306) 400-2735 (Yes, the 306 area code is correct)

clinic hours

Monday: generally 11 am to 5 pm

Wednesday & Thursday: 10am - 5pm

Rescheduling and special accommodations made for babies' needs and yours

Virtual appointments available

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