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Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Support Group

The Breastfeeding Support Group provides support and information to all new moms, and is facilitated by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) registered nurse. Together, moms will have the opportunity to share experiences in a supportive environment. This support group will be held virtually via Zoom. Instructions on how to access Zoom and meeting login details will be provided through email confirmation, once participants have completed the registration process. For questions, call 949-764-BABY (2229). Registration is required. Register Online.

August Support Group
​To join the August Breastfeeding Support group after August 4, please call 800-400-HOAG (4624) to register by phone. Support group meeting dates include, August 4, August 11, August 18 and August 25.

September Support Group
By signing up for September 1 you will automatically be enrolled in all support group meeting dates that include, Septemer 1, September 8, September 15, September 22 and September 29.

Breastfeeding Clinic: One-on-One Consultations

A 1 hour one-on-one consultation with an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) registered nurse provides new mothers with support, encouragement and answers to questions that commonly arise when their newborn comes home from the hospital. One support person is strongly encouraged to attend.

The Breastfeeding Clinic is located at the Hoag Health Center Newport Beach 500 Superior Avenue, Suite 300B Newport Beach, CA 92663.

One-on-one consultation includes:

  • Individual attention to your specific concerns; latching and positioning
  • Help with breastfeeding the difficult nurser
  • Nutritional information
  • Instructions on pumping and storage of milk

Appointments are required and there is a $40 fee. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call Hoag's BabyLine at 949-764-2229 (BABY).

For more information, view our Lactation Support Information Sheet.

Breast Pump Rentals

OB Education provides a breast pump rental service for mothers needing a hospital grade pump for either short or long-term use. Contact the Hoag BabyLine at 949-764-2229 (BABY) for availability.

Hoag Pacify App

As Hoag's further commitment to support breastfeeding, Hoag Pacify is here. Hoag Pacify offers a valuable complement to the personal one-on-one breastfeeding support provided at the Hoag Breastfeeding Clinic open weekdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This app is ideal when one-on-one support isn't possible or if you find yourself in need of breastfeeding support after hours. Learn more.

On-Demand Breastfeeding Classes