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Prenatal/Lactation

Nicolette Marak, MD -  - Pediatric Clinic

Ross Bridge Medical Center Pediatrics

Nicolette Marak, MD

Pediatric Clinic located in Hoover, AL

At Ross bridge Pediatrics we believe that breastfeeding benefits the baby, mother, and family. We are committed to doing everything we can to support mom and baby and to help meet mom's individualized breastfeeding goals while ensuring that baby is growing and developing well.

 

What can the lactation services at Ross Bridge Pediatrics help me with?

Pain while nursing, Nipple damage, Latching difficulties, Milk transfer concerns, Supply management, Pumping, Bottle refusal, Comprehensive feeding plans, Returning to work, and more! 

If breastfeeding is something you are interested in being a part of your feeding plan for your baby, call and schedule a prenatal appointment to learn more about our services and how we can come alongside you with care and support. 

Your visits may be covered by your insurance provider. Call your provider to see what lactation services are included in your policy. Cash pay for lactation visits is also offered should your policy not cover lactation care.

Our Lactation Services are offered by our wonderful Nurse Practitioner, Marjorie Eiland!

Meet Marjorie Eiland, CRNP, CLC!

Marjorie Eiland, CRNP, CLC, originally from Tuscaloosa, graduated from Vanderbilt University with her Masters of Science in Nursing in 2014. She is a board-certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with a specialty in Primary Care. She is also a Certified Lactation Counselor and enjoys helping mom and baby establish breastfeeding. Prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner, she worked at Children's of Alabama in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit. Marjorie loves watching patients grow up and encouraging parents along the way.

She and her husband, Jon, reside in Hoover, AL with their two children, Graham and Charlotte. They enjoy being outside, watching college football, and Braves Baseball.

Lactation Service Hours:

Consults are scheduled on Mondays and Wednesdays 8 am to 4 pm. Follow-up visits are scheduled on an as-needed basis.

To schedule an appointment, you may call us at 205-494-7337 or text us at 205-927-2112 and our team will be happy to help you!