from the comfort of home
free lactation support, right at your fingertips
International Board-Certified Experts Online Live Video Visits After-Hours and Weekend Support HIPAA-Secure Insurance Accepted
motherhood can be exhausting,
we’re here to help
Is my milk in?
Why am I in pain?
Do I wake my baby to eat?
Why is my baby crying?
When should I pump?
How often should baby be feeding?
Is it normal to want to quit?
We’ve been there, we know what it’s like. The postpartum period can be full of emotions and, too often, frustration over lactation concerns can cloud the more beautiful moments.
Let us step in.
and…it’s freeThe ACA mandates that lactation support be a fully covered health benefit for all women.
For members of our partner networks, you may be eligible for up to 6 lactation visits with us, per pregnancy, with no out of pocket cost.
Once you schedule your visit, your eligibility with your individual health plan will be confirmed prior to your appointment.
Our current networks include:
And Coming Soon…
Tricare Prime and Standard
Health Net Federal (Veterans Affairs)
succeed today, shower tomorrow
Identifying nursing issues early helps ensure a happy and healthy breastfeeding experience.
Our board-certified lactation consultants (IBCLCs) provide easy access to feeding support for common newborn feeding-related concerns.
All of our providers are mothers themselves, with first-hand knowledge of the reality of nursing a newborn.
a personalized support team of fellow mothers
right at your fingertips
For new and seasoned mothers alike, nursing journeys are unique, and challenges arise along the way. Our babies and their needs are constantly changing.
Whatever your personal feeding goals may be, we will help you achieve them.
How we can help
Prenatal Lactation Education
Preparing for Success
Transitioning Home from the Hospital
Learning Baby’s Cues
Feeding During the
What is Normal?
Is Baby Getting Enough?
Nipple Pain and Bleeding
Oversupply & Let-Down Concerns
Maintaining a Healthy Milk Supply
RETURNING TO WORK
Pump Use and Care
Balancing Life with Nursing
Supplementing and Bottle-feeding
Safe Milk Storage
we make it easy for you
We accept and bill directly for members of:
Tricare Prime and Standard
Johns Hopkins Healthcare EHP
Most of these visits are covered at 100% with no copay or applicable deductible.
We are happy to verify your benefits for you upon confirming your appointment and prior to your visit.
Discounted rates are available for members of other networks, including Maryland Medicaid MCO and MCHP members, as well as those who are uninsured.
from back home, to back to normal
You're not alone. If you're struggling with even
the smallest lactation concern, let us step in to help reassure you that it does take a village.
Scheduling is easy. Simply book your appointment online, complete your previsit questionnaire and get the guidance you need today.
Book your appointment below
For lactation visits, book your “Online Lactation Visit” with an IBCLC below.
Our pediatric provider, Amanda Gorman, is available for follow-up with pediatric concerns as needed.
About Nest Collaborative
Nest Collaborative is a Maryland-based pediatric and lactation practice.
Our International Board Certified Lactation Consultants® (IBCLCs®) provide support to new and seasoned mothers in achieving their personal feeding goals.
Our online video telehealth visits provide on-demand access to expert lactation consultants when mothers need it most. We troubleshoot feeding concerns and provide lactation management during the postpartum period, in addition to any point of transition during a woman’s breastfeeding journey.
For nursing issues that require in-person management, referrals are always available.