Now doing in person lactation consults, both home and office - with appropriate precautions, of course. Telehealth also still available. I accept Blue Cross/Blue Shield and Cigna PPOs, along with Aetna and its subsidiaries like Meritain. For all others, you pay a deposit and I submit the insurance paperwork for you. If you have one of the insurance plans listed above, please call, text or use the contact form to make an appointment instead of using the online scheduler.
Professional, supportive lactation consultant (IBCLC) for nursing families in Bellingham, Ferndale and the surrounding area.
Fairhaven Lactation helps parents achieve their breastfeeding and chestfeeding goals with nurturing, nonjudgemental clinical care. Mary Francell is committed to serving all individuals regardless of race, religion, gender identity or ability. Lactation consults are available in your home or in Mary’s cozy home office in Bellingham’s Fairhaven neighborhood.
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