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Below is a list of the IBCLCs in your state who have a specialized interest in oral function and tongue-tie and have completed the Master Class. Please be sure to fully inquire as to the experience and qualifications of any practitioner, including IBCLC, manual therapist/bodyworker or physician/dentist before choosing your care providers. 

Julie Alexander, BA, IBCLC
Temecula/Murrieta California


JA Lactation offers non-judgemental breastfeeding support for your breastfeeding journey! 

Michelle Anthonio, IBCLC

Los Angeles, West LA


Compassionate and knowledgeable care.

Consults offered in English and Spanish.


Megan Atol, RN, BSN, IBCLC

Tehachapi, CA


Registered nurse offering comprehensive and compassionate care to families to help them feed their babies.

Angie Bimat

Los Angeles, Ventura County, Orange County


Passionate about helping families reach their breastfeeding goals, in person or virtually

Dawn Bower, IBCLC, RLC

Antelope Valley, CA and surrounding areas. Telehealth offered for out of area.


In office or virtual infant feeding support offered. Many PPO insurances accepted with no out of pocket cost. Multidisciplinary office, including massage and chiropractic to help support your journey.

Dawn Bower, My Lactation Consultant

Lisa Boyd, IBCLC, LCCE

Central coast California Cambria, Cayucos, Morro Bay, Los Osos, inland, San Miguel (north) to Orcutt (south). Telehealth.


Private, in home or virtual/phone lactation consultations, holistic care, Lamaze certified childbirth educator, Student midwife CPM, LM.

Molly Brannigan, MA, IBCLC

East Bay (SF), California


I offer expert, non-judgmental support for all families. Prenatal/pre-adopt through weaning, including help with bottles and solids. Lots of experience with tongue-ties


Jami Carter, IBCLC Bloom Lactation Care

Los Angeles and surrounding areas

(310) 896-5622

Providing compassionate, personalized care that fosters confidence and joy throughout the journey of feeding your baby. Home and virtual visits available.

Bloom Lactation Care

Evelyn Cholakians, MA, IBCLC

Los Angeles Area

Consults offered in English and Armenian.

Jessica Christen, LM, CPM, IBCLC

SF Bay Area, California. Telehealth available for out of area.


Inclusive, compassionate and holistic in-home and virtual lactation support for growing families. In-home postpartum midwifery care also offered in the SF Bay Area.

Jessica Claire, IBCLC

Pasadena, CA and surrounding areas


Inclusive, compassionate, and flexible: help with breastfeeding, chestfeeding, bottlefeeding, pumping, weaning, and more!

Sharon Curtin-Bottomley

Los Angeles, Ca.

(818) 388-1299

I offer in-home and virtual consultations as a provider with The Lactation Network. Your lactation visits may be covered at 100% . You can find out by submitting your information at this link:

Sally Danto

Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley


Inclusive, compassionate and individualized lactation support. Experienced NICU nurse, pediatric nurse practitioner and breastfeeding mom.

Kristen Davis, IBCLC, RLC
Serving Families in Temecula Valley and surrounding cities. 
Offering in-home visits, office appointments (Murrieta, CA), and a free weekly support group.
Specializing in a compassionate, team approach to lactation and oral function. Helping parents reach their breastfeeding goals with confidence.

Dawn Dickerson, M.Ed., IBCLC, RYT;

Serving San Diego county.  


Offering in-Home and in-Office Lactation consults, support groups, infant movement classes, and Birth Story Listening; in-network with Aetna PPO and UCSD HMO.

Janet Dombro, Ibclc

Santa Clara Valley, San Jose


The Ibclc uses detective skills, inquiry and observations, leading to the best results for families. My skills come from all that I have learned about babies and parents in 40 years as a parent of 5 , volunteer and a professional.

Yolanda Fernandez, IBCLC

Area codes 323, 626, 909, 714


Specialized in Newborns, NICU Babies, increasing milk supply, and older babies

Consults offered in English and Spanish

Linda Goodman IBCLC RLC CMT

Los Angeles and Orange counties, Inland Empire


Home visits available. In office appointments also available in Whittier.


Courtney Gregory, RN, MS, IBCLC

San Francisco Bay Area -Sonoma, Marin, Napa Counties C


Offering in-home lactation consultation to help you with your infant feeding goals, whatever they may be. Experienced neonatal and pediatric nurse specializing in NICU graduates.

Lisa Grossman, BSN, RN, PHN, IBCLC, CLC, CLEC

South Bay, Los Angeles, CA


South Bay Baby Care provides private in-home consultations covering lactation & infant feeding, newborn care, prenatal education and infant + Toddler CPR training.

Adrienne Guirguis, IBCLC, CSOM

Bakersfield, CA and Virtual


I have many years of experience in dealing with all types of of breastfeeding issues. I work with the family to get to the root of the problem through a thorough history of the parent, birth and the feeding experience as well as an assessment of the infant and infant feeding.

Consults offered in English and Spanish

Ruth Hale, IBCLC & CD

Home visits in San Diego and virtual support available globally


In-home and virtual lactation support. Insurance accepted: Aetna PPO, Anthem/Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO, United Health PPO.

Inna Henry, MBA, IBCLC, PMH-C

Greater Los Angeles & San Fernando Valley, Virtual Worldwide


Highly skilled, compassionate lactation care with an emphasis on mental wellness for the whole family. Most insurance plans accepted. Inclusive, trauma-informed practice.

Consults offered in English and Russian

Jenna Henson Marshall, RDN, IBCLC

Mt. Shasta, CA


Nutrition and Breastfeeding support, can be reached at #510-207-8817 via phone or text; email:

Sarah Hogan, IBCLC

Joshua Tree, CA


Serving Yucca Valley, Joshua Tree, and Twentynine Palms in south central San Bernadino County. I have Twentynine Palms/MCAGCC base access. Some insurances accepted, Tricare included.

Laura Howells, IBCLC
Serving the San Francisco Bay Area


Lactation & postpartum doula support for families in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Julie Huisjen, IBCLC
Mercy Hospital Southwest, Bakersfield, CA

Meggie Inouye, MN/MPH, PNP, IBCLC

Truckee/Tahoe, CA


I provide pediatric primary care with a focus on supporting breastfeeding and early parenting support.

Consults available in English and translator services for other languages.


Tracey Jedrzejek, MA, IBCLC

San Francisco Bay Area

(650) 303-5953

I am a private practice lactation consultant with over 10 years of experience serving moms and babies. I love helping families meet their breast-feeding goals and supporting them throughout the process.

Robin Kaplan, M.Ed, IBCLC

Serving San Diego County

San Diego Breastfeeding Center


Offering in-home and in-office lactation consultations; In-network with Aetna PPO, UCSD HMO, and Tricare.

Sliding scale for MediCal and those with financial needs.

Michelle Kunschke IBCLC

Sacramento, Ca and surrounding counties, distance virtual consults possible.



Ariana Lapierre, IBCLC

Santa Clarita Valley and San Fernando Valley

(949) 342-8181

Offering compassionate and supportive lactation assistance in the comfort of your own home. I accept many PPO plans.

Andrea Levesque, IBCLC

San Fransisco Bay Area


As an IBCLC with over ten years of experience working with parents and babies, it is an honor to work with families on reaching their infant feeding goals, whatever they may be.

Mary Marine, MA, IBCLC

East Bay Area in San Fransisco Area in California

929 550-6459

home visit, experienced personalized care


Rachelle Markham, IBCLC, RLC 
Virtual consults and in-home visits in San Diego county. 


Carly Marks, RN, IBCLC

San Diego


In-Home Infant Feeding Support. Your goals are my goals.

Latasha Marston IBCLC (L--305749)

Northern California (north of Sacramento)


I specialize in exclusive pumping and work heavily with surrogates and intended parents.

Susie McCulloch, BA IBCLC

Sonoma County, Ca


County of Sonoma WIC

Angelica Merzigian, BS, IBCLC

Palm Springs, CA


I work together with families in developing plans that will bring their babies to full function at both breast and/or bottle. Every family and situation is different, and my hope is to always to leave parents with the education and tools they need to meet their unique goals.

Lora Miller RN, IBCLC

Tehachapi, CA


Assist with infant feeding support and oral restriction assessments.

Aileen Moradian MSN-ED, RNC-NIC, IBCLC

Ontario, CA | Inland Empire

(909) 703-3079

Offering in-person and virtual consultations. We don’t believe in a one-size-fits-all approach to personalized care. With a background in nursing and lactation expertise, we pride ourselves on taking the time to understand you and your baby’s health history and comprehensively assess your lactation related issues.

Samar Mroue, RN, BSN, IBCLC

Ventura County and Some of Los Angeles County (30 mile Radius from Newbury Park, CA)


In-Home and Virtual Lactation Consults, Support groups and classes. Accepting many PPO insurance plans, with no out-of-pocket cost to you.

Johnna Naraki, BS, RN, IBCLC

Orange County, California


I am a private practice lactation consultant with experience in maternal/newborn nursing since 1996. I have two office locations in Orange County, Ca and offer home visits for lactation support as well as CFT.


Katie Oshita, RN, BSN, IBCLC

Worldwide Telehealth

(Business licensed in CA)


Specializing in telehealth, making expert lactation care accessible to all.  Over 20 years of experience, expert working with breastfeeding issues, tongue and lip ties, complex challenges such as food intolerances, tethered oral tissues, low milk/over supply, prenatal visits and more.  Knowledgable and experienced with older babies 6 mo-2 year+.  Don’t suffer because there isn’t an expert near you, telehealth makes visits possible from anywhere and easy.  In-Network with Aetna and can usually accept BCBS PPO/Cigna.  More info on website.


Lisa Paradis, RD, IBCLC

Northern CA (Davis, Woodland, Sacramento, Roseville, Elk Grove, Rocklin, Dixon, Vacaville

(530) 999-1712

My services are intended to help nourish your baby and create a nurturing bond regardless of the feeding goals. Together, we will conquer any challenges that arise so that the initial months with your newborn are joyful and stress free.

Caitlyn Pender, IBCLC, CBE

Northern California


I provide thoughtful, individualized support in the families home.

Rose Rodriguez Phelan RN IBCLC CEIM CST

Northern California: Oakland, CA and Arcata, CA


Consults offered in English and Spanish.

Chelsea Poyo-Nieto, IBCLC

Greater Los Angeles


My focus is on supporting a physiologic childbearing year, and beyond! I support women in finding ease and joy in their pregnancies, facilitate healing on all levels in the early postpartum stage, and provide guidance so that THEY can help their babies to optimal function and competency.

Consults offered in English and Spanish


Bakersfield, CA


Helping moms and babies get what they want from their breastfeeding experience

Carlee Rivera, IBCLC

San Diego, CA

(858) 218-6455

Offering in-home, in-office and virtual lactation consults, support groups, infant movement classes, and Birth Story Listening; in-network with Aetna PPO and UCSD HMO.

Leora Robles, BS, IBCLC The Breastfeeding Center of Orange County

Orange County, California


The Breastfeeding Center of Orange County offers lactation support through private consultations, support groups and classes. Available in our Orange County office or in your home. Insurance coverage available.

Andrea Rodriguez

Los Angeles, CA


6+ years experience in the lactation world, hospital based lactation consultant with some house calls experience, Love to serve families and assist in achieving feeding goals

Consults offered in Spanish and English.

Paula Santi, IBCLC

Walnut Creek,CA

serving the East Bay 

Respectful, kind, professional lactation support. 

Jacqueline Schaefer, BA, IBCLC

Temecula and Murrieta, California. Serving Families in Temecula Valley and surrounding cities. Offering in-home visits, and office appointments.


Specializing in a compassionate, team approach to lactation and oral function. Helping parents reach their breastfeeding goals with confidence.

Wendy E. Sherman MBA, RN, RD, IBCLC



Hospital Based IBCLC Currently and Registered Dietitian in private practice.

Evonne Smith, IBCLC

Los Angeles (Pasadena and surrounding areas)


You deserve to feel like you’re on top of this whole "new parent” thing. Through pre- and post-baby classes, breastfeeding support, and newborn care services, we help you feel confident, capable, and well-supported during one of life's biggest transitions.

Victoria Talbot-Whittaker, IBCLC

Orange County, California


Located in Tustin, California, Victoria at All Bodies Nurture is proud to provide trauma-informed, inclusive care to families incorporating their cultural and traditional values and practices. Joyfully building self confidence in new and growing families through lactation care.

Jenica Willis LVN, IBCLC

Bakersfield, CA and surrounding area


We offer clinical lactation support through home, office and telehealth visits. Some insurances accepted.

Consults offered in English & Spanish.

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