Lactation Consultant Support

Lactation Consultant Support is a service of UCSF Obstetrics Services that offers appointments with a certified lactation specialist. We provide breast-feeding information and support, and can help you address challenges such as:

  • Engorgement
  • Plugged ducts
  • Preventing mastitis
  • Sore nipples

Our goal is to provide you with all the support you need to have a pleasant breast-feeding experience with your baby.

Related services the resource center provides include:

  • Breast-feeding classes and MILK (Mother & Infant Lactation Kooperative) support group through the Great Expectations program
  • Rental and sales of breast-feeding equipment
  • Sale of breast-feeding supplies


To schedule an appointment, call the Women's Health Resource Center at (415) 353-2566.

We have two locations:

Obstetrics and Gynecology Services at Mount Zion
2356 Sutter St., First Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Obstetrics & Perinatal Specialties at Mission Bay
UCSF Betty Irene Moore Women's Hospital
1855 Fourth St., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158

Recommended Breast-Feeding Books

See breastfeeding books recommended by the staff at the Women's Health Resource Center.