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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. 


Susan Boehning RN, BSN, IBCLC

Houston, Texas


50 years RN with Pediatrics, Newborn, NICU and 15 years IBCLC. Retired from full time in hospital and passionate to share my expertise in homes.

Stephanie Brown, RN, IBCLC
Nourish and Nurture Lactation Consulting 
Dallas, TX  

In-home consults and classes

Erica Campbell, BSN, RN, IBCLC

Houston, Texas

Deirdre Cannon, IBCLC

Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (and surrounding areas)


Individualized care to help families overcome breastfeeding difficulties. I offer virtual, office, and in-home visits.

Tonja Carpenter, IBCLC, RLC, PCD(DONA)

Central Texas


Lactation Services of Waco is a highly skilled lactation consultant practice specializing in newborn assessment, infant oral dysfunction, maternal milk supply, and myofunctional therapy as it relates to pre-crawling infants. We offer in person and virtual lactation care.

Naiomi Catron RNC-OB, IBCLC

Austin, TX


We offer in-home, in-office, and virtual consultations, and accept several PPO insurance plans.

Cara Caudle, IBCLC, CD(DONA)

Lubbock, Tx (and surrounding areas)

Caroline de Ville, Family Physician, IBCLC,

West Houston, TX

In-home lactation consultation.

Jessica DeAses RN IBCLC

North Houston, Woodlands, Conroe, Spring


I want to help mommas feel empowered to care for their babies, feeding in whatever way they choose!

Courtney Deitch, IBCLC

Southwest Louisiana and Southeast Texas


My passion involves supporting you during this special time-and giving you the confidence you need to thrive. You CAN love and enjoy breastfeeding. If that sounds like a dream, please know, it can happen when we get to the root of your issues.

Tiffani Dickerson RN-Ibclc

Dallas, Texas


Supporting the dyad by instilling confidence and competency.


Erin Dorr, BSN, RN, IBCLC

Tyler, Texas


I specialize in functional assessments of oral ties as they pertain to infant feeding. Our practice offers a comprehensive treatment package, including infant bodywork, lactation support, frenectomy, and thorough postop care.

Jennifer Fitzsimmons, BSN, RN, IBCLC, PMH-C

Houston, TX and surrounding cities


Providing holistic, evidence based support and care in an empathetic, educational, and empowering manner. In home and virtual visits offered, some insurance accepted.

Ali Flores, BSN, RN, IBCLC

Houston, TX

(281) 305-0411

We serve the greater Houston area with expert, compassionate support for all infant feeding concerns. Home, office, and virtual appts. Many insurances accepted.

Jimi Francis, IBCLC, PhD, RDN

Tyler, Texas
Private practice, home visits, and Skype consultations. 25 years experience providing guidance to families with breastfeeding challenges.

Kathy Gabel, BSN, RN, RNC-MNN, IBCLC

Cypress, TX


Calm and caring practical guidance to help you reach your breastfeeding goals. Collaboration with parent and babies doctors to troubleshoot problems and avoid early weaning and supplementation. Care plans and management based on each individual breastfeeding dyad with integration of partner/family support.


Valeri Gatlin MA, HC, IBCLC, RLC.

Lubbock, TX 


Rosalba Gutierrez MS, IBCLC, COMS
Houston, TX 

Bilingual Spanish/English
Phone: 281-725-8200
Specializing in complex breastfeeding issues affecting mother & baby. 
Team member of integrative frenotomy clinic. Oral habilitation and myofunctional therapy post release for babies and toddles.

Medora (Dodie) Hamrick, IBCLC

East Dallas, Rockwall, Wylie, Greenville


I provide in-home lactation support and prenatal breastfeeding education in the Rockwall area. Ask me about using your insurance benefits.

Mary Herrington




Consults offered in English and Spanish

Natalie Holladay, IBCLC

Bryan/College Station, TX

A group practice of IBCLCs caring for babies and toddlers of any age! In-home and virtual visits plus classes available.

Tenise Hordge

Dallas - Fort Worth, TX USA


Serving the southern DFW Metro Plex We offer, in office, virtual, and home visits

Debi Iarussi RN BSN IBCLC

Houston, Cypress, and surrounding areas

(512) 653-3633

As a RN since 1981 & an IBCLC since 1995, I'm prepared, ready, & happy to assist families achieve their lactation goals. My background includes consulting in hospital, NICU, home, & office settings. I'm grateful to encourage parents & babies!


Tiphany Illyes

SE Houston, TX, Webster, Tx, League City, TX, Pearland, TX, Galveston County,


We serve the greater Houston area with expert, compassionate support for all infant feeding concerns. Home, office, and virtual appts. Many insurances accepted.

Barbara Kalmen RN, IBCLC

Greater Houston area


I have over 40 years of experience working with mothers and babies and a passion for helping them met their goals

Sheree Kemp Jernigan RN, IBCLC 
Deer Park, TX
We are a team of professional and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), offering all-inclusive support for breastfeeding in office or in home. We can help mothers with newborn and older infants regarding a broad spectrum of issues and subjects, including infant oral assessment, low milk supply, and latch problems. Our practice is located in Southeast Houston with offices located in Clear Lake and Pearland.  (The Next Breast Thing)

Leah Jolly, BA, IBCLC, RLC 
Offering In-home and in-office lactation consultations in Houston and surrounding areas.

Suzanne Harris Juel, IBCLC RLC

Houston (in person) and Worldwide (Virtual)


IBCLCs in our practice who have taken the Masterclass: Suzanne Juel IBCLC, Tessa Gardin IBCLC, Nicole Kerbow RN IBCLC, Tiphany Illyes IBCLC, Ali Flores RN IBCLC, Kyna Patrick IBCLC, Melissa Nealy IBCLC, Karen Zacharias RN IBCLC Inclusive group practice providing advanced lactation support throughout the lifetime of lactation (prenatal - weaning). Areas of expertise include oral restrictions, weight-gain issues, low milk supply, reflux, allergy and complex lactation issues. In home, in office and virtual visits available - 5 office locations (Houston, Kingwood, Cypress, Conroe and Pearland). Some insurance accepted (Aetna, BCBS PPO, Cigna PPO, and select UnitedHeathcare PPO)

Stephanie Housley, BSN, RN, IBCLC

Fort Worth, Burleson, Mansfield, and Surrounding Areas

(817) 382-1314

Offer Office, Home, & Virtual lactation consultations as well as Prenatal breastfeeding classes. Accept some insurances: BCBS PPO, Cigna PPO, and Anthem.

Nicole Kerbow, B.A., BSN, IBCLC, RLC

SE Houston, TX

Clearland, TX

Pearland, TX

phone: 361-443-8626
We are a team of professional and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), offering all-inclusive support for breastfeeding.

We can help mothers with newborn regarding a broad spectrum of issues and subjects.

Our practice is located in Southeast Houston with offices located in Clear Lake and Pearland.


Amanda C. Kosanda, IBCLC

Rockwall County and southeastern Collins County, TX


We offer in home and in office individualized lactation consultation, private and group prenatal breastfeeding and multiples classes. From conception through weaning, we are here to support you in every way! We specialize in multiples, tongue and lip ties, prematurity, pumping, and return to work support. We accept several insurance plans.

Heather Martin, IBCLC,RLC
Beyond the Breast 
Ft. Worth, TX

In home consults and classes 


Nichole McCloy, RN IBCLC

Fort Worth, Texas and Worldwide Telehealth


Nichole has been helping mom's and babies navigate pregnancy and postpartum for over 19 years and it is an absolute joy to be able to love on you and help you reach your goals, whatever they are.

Karina Medina, BSN, RN, IBCLC

Spring, Texas

+1 (281) 770-0323

Thrive Lactation strives to empower you with the knowledge you need to achieve your desired lactation experience

Consults offered in English and Spanish

Veronica Muniz, MS, RD, LD, IBCLC

Houston, Texas


Support in Pediatric Nutrition and Postpartum Nutrition and Lactation

Lindsay Myers, BS, IBCLC

New Braunfels, TX


telehealth, office and in-home consults

Shelly Nalbone, MS, IBCLC, APRN, CPNP

North Houston


I provide well check visits, lactation consults, and care for sick children.

Melissa Nealy IBCLC, CPM

Southwest Houston area


I am primarily a midwife. I believe in a team based approach to holistic care for mom and baby.

Megan Oggero, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, IBCLC

Houston, TX


In-clinic appointments only. Clinic is grant-funded with all services available at no cost. Primarily serving WIC, Medicaid, and CHIP participants and those who cannot access lactation services in other settings due to insurance restrictions or financial limitations. I specialize in complex cases with a focus on infants and parents with concurrent medical conditions, prematurity, oral motor dysfunction, inadequate weight gain, low milk supply, oversupply, or other related issues.

Translation services available for more than 240 other languages

Brittany Outlaw RN IBCLC

Greater Houston Area (Central, south, southeast)

(281) 626-8241

Individualized in home lactation services provided throughout most of the greater Houston area to help meet your personal feeding goals. In office visits available in Atascocita. Many insurances accepted!


San Antonio and surrounding areas


San Antonio’s longest provider of skilled and caring breastfeeding services. Now 30 years in clinical practice, Kathy can help you determine the issues and work with you to meet your feeding intentions. Providing office, home, and virtual consults for your convenience.

Samantha Peairson, MSN, RN, IBCLC

Parker, Tarrant, Hood, Wise, Johnson, and Palo Pinto Counties (Texas)


I have breastfed 4 babies successful, and assisted many friends and family members. My goal is to provide support and education specific to each family unit. I love to include parent's partners and older siblings in the consults!

Allyson Robertson BSN, RN, IBCLC

East Texas


Holistic, family centered breastfeeding assistance to help you meet your infant feeding goals.

Kara Rosales IBCLC

Dallas/Fort Worth


I am an inclusive lactation and infant feeding provider. I offer home visits, office visits in Dallas, and virtual consultations to help with milk supply, latching, pumping, bottle feeding, and infant sleep in relation to feeding.

Kay Rybiski, BSN, RN, IBCLC

Austin, Texas and surrounding area


Specialize in complex breastfeeding problems and provide individualized care with in-office, in-home and virtual visits. Lactation Consultant since 1991.

For Babies’ Sake 
Mellanie Sheppard IBCLC , Deirdre Cannon IBCLC, Kara Rosales IBCLC

Dallas, TX

Ft. Worth, TX

Private in-home and in-office consultations in Dallas/Fort Worth and surrounding areas. Free weekly support group, and other classes offered.

Kellye Skaer, IBCLC

The Woodlands, TX and surrounding communities


Offers holistic, compassionate care for all forms of infant feeding and complex mother/baby issues with home/virtual/office visit options, accepts some insurance plans. IBCLC at The Woodlands Tongue Tie Center.

Laura Stafford BSN, RN, IBCLC

North Texas, Denton County and Surrounding Areas


More Joy, Less Stress in your breastfeeding journey. My mission is to help empower, educate and support each family in their feeding journey.

Tedra Erickson Stanley, DC IBCLC

Houston, TX


Combination practice of Bodywork and Lactation support, with emphasis on TOTS.

Kim Steele, M.A., CCC-SLP, IBCLC

Houston, Texas: North and Northwest Houston, Cypress, Jersey Village, Katy, Spring, Tomball, Memorial, Hockley, Acres Homes, and Prairie View, Texas


I provide comprehensive in-home and virtual prenatal education and infant feeding support. I have a special interest in oral dysfunction, PCOS, and working with rainbow babies.

Alice Stegmann, RN, BSN, IBCLC

Austin, TX


Compressive, evidence-based lactation support delivered in the privacy of your home.

Jenna Sundquist, M.Ed, IBCLC



Our team of lactation specialists offer in home, virtual, and office consults throughout the greater Houston area

Diba Tillery RN, BSN, IBCLC, CEIM

Austin, TX and Dallas, TX


Our lactation consultants are here to empower, educate and support you toward achieving your desired breastfeeding relationship. Your goals are our goals. We accept most major insurance, and our team works together to keep up-to-date on research, practices and trends.

​Katina Wong, IBCLC

Austin, TX & surrounding areas


Home visits covered by insurance.

Consults offered in English and Spanish.

Jaimie Zaki, IBCLC

Wichita Falls, TX, Lawton, OK, Virtual


Currently supporting families in person & virtually. Accepting insurance with TRICARE East and The Lactation Network.

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