Providence Breastfeeding Clinic

Providence Southfield breastfeeding clinic team – 2017. Left to right: Jennifer Chivas RN, BSN, IBCLC; Anna Strumba MD, FAAP, IBCLC; LaFreda J. Jones CST, CLC; Holly Collins RN, LCCE, IBCLC.

Note our new location! We moved from Providence Park Hospital Novi to Providence Hospital Southfield.

This clinic provides support to mothers and infants who are experiencing breastfeeding difficulty and other associated symptoms, such as:

  • Poor latch;
  • Insufficient milk supply;
  • Engorgement;
  • Painful breastfeeding;
  • Poor weight gain;
  • Prematurity;
  • Cleft palate, Down syndrome and other medical conditions effecting feeding.

The clinic is staffed by a pediatrician (Dr. Strumba) and lactation consultants. Mothers can self refer or be referred by their physician. Please contact us directly at tel. 248-465-3887 to find hours of operation and to schedule an appointment. Most insurance plans are accepted. The outpatient clinic is located on the 3rd floor of the “Providence Pavilion” building at the Providence Hospital Southfield campus.

About Anna Strumba MD, FAAP, IBCLC

Dr. Strumba is an internationally certified lactation consultant and a Board certified pediatrician, Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.