Capital Area Breastfeeding Professional Resources

Lactation Consultants – Hospital-based

McLaren Greater Lansing – 517 975-7330  Deb Kline, RN

Sparrow Lactation Support Services (at Sparrow Only) – 517-364-2652

  • Tammy Ashley, RN, MSN, CFNP, IBCLC
  • Tina Brenner, RN, BSN, IBCLC
  • Kathleen Chandler, RN, IBCLC
  • Lori Johnson, RN, IBCLC
  • Kathy Malone, LBSW, RN, IBCLC
  • Karen Twyman, RN, MS, MSW, IBCLC
  • Kristin Caverly, BSN, RN, IBCLC  517-364-2844 RNICU only

Lactation Consultants– Fee-for-Service

  • Tina Brenner, RN, BSN, IBCLC – 517-282-4399     
  • Linda Gewirtz, RN, IBCLC, Say Yes to Breast, 989-415-9991
  • Bosom Buddies:  Kathy Malone, LBSW,RN, IBCLC — 810-229-3328 Livingston County
  • Laura Spitzfaden, IBCLC –, Bills insurance.  517-285-7819 website:
  • Abbie Mullins, IBCLC, LCCE, CLC, BSN, RNC-MNN  773-870-2899

Breastfeeding Clinic: Sparrow Out Patient Breastfeeding Clinic is located in the Sparrow Professional Building, opposite the main hospital. A doctor and lactation consultant team help moms and babies that are having problems with breastfeeding. Appointments are made by referral from the mother’s or the baby’s primary healthcare provider.

Drop-In Breastfeeding Clinic held Mondays and Fridays from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Next Generation Lactation Service located at 3333 S. Pennsylvania, Suite 101, Lansing, MI inside Willow Tree Family Center. A Certified Nurse-Midwife and Lactation Counselor are available to help with breastfeeding problems. Sliding Fee Scale. (517) 574-0802

Breast Pump Rental and Sales

Sparrow Regional Medical Supply and Pharmacy

Lansing – Phone: 517-371-2115; Fax: 517-371-122

St. Johns – Phone: 989-224-6730; Fax: 989-224-3245

Breastfeeding Support and Counseling – 517-339-3038– Tina Brenner

Sobak’s Home Medical (Owosso) – 989-723-8927

MSU Clinical Center Pharmacy – 517-353-4930

Bosom Buddies Lactation Support (Livingston County) – 810-229-3328

Healthy Mother, Healthy Baby Brown’s Advanced Care (Jackson) – 517-789-7302

Bundle of Joy (Eaton Rapids) – 517-230-9629

Hygeia —   888.786.7466

Medela – 800-435-8316