Supporting Successful Breastfeeding
The Lactation Clinic of Samitivej Sukhumvit, in Bangkok was created to provide one-stop service to support successful breastfeeding. By 2001, Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital had become internationally recognized by the WHO, UNICEF and the Ministry of Public Health as the first private hospital designated as a “Baby-Friendly Hospital” in Thailand. We value the importance of breastfeeding to both mom and baby and tailor our clinical support for them during this amazing experience that unites and benefits them both.
We understand that breastfeeding challenges include both mom and baby. Our providers will see and evaluate both as part of your visit. After the lactation consultant spends time with you and your baby, she will create a personalized plan for care and follow up. To maintain our standards, our clinic is led by a Neonatologist, an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and lactation nurses. We’ll work with you to help you meet your breastfeeding goals, and to feel more comfortable and confident.
We offer prenatal breastfeeding classes for soon-to-be parents. Our focus is to get mothers off to the best possible start by providing comprehensive information on:
This prenatal breastfeeding class is for mothers and their partners. The class is kept very small and is structured to facilitate questions and discussions that you will enjoy.