Lori is a Registered Nurse and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) with more than 3000 hours in training and 15 years in experience helping mothers and babies learn the entricaces of breast feeding. She completed her RN degree at Northern Virginia Community College in 1998 and participated in a Maternal/Baby care fellowship at Alexandria INOVA Hospital prior to becoming an IBCLC. She lives in northern Virginia with her husband and has frequent visits from her five, now grown, children. She provides lactation consultations to patients and non-patients of Advanced Pediatrics in a dedicated lactation consultation room in our clinic. She offers prenatal breastfeeding classes, postnatal mother's nursing groups and individualized lactation consultations with mother and baby. She may be consulted during a regular medical office visit and/or a specific appointment can be made. Learn more about lactation services offered at Advanced Pediatrics.