Lactation Consultants of East Texas partners with a billing agency called "The Lactation Network". They can verify insurance benefits and pre-approve home lactation visits for clients with:
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
If you have Aetna insurance, we are in network with them and can verify your benefits before scheduling. Please call ahead to confirm coverage (903) 521-3248
For insurance companies not listed above, a medical receipt (super bill) will be provided after your appointment for you to submit for reimbursement. Many insurance companies do reimburse for lactation services.
Remember, this is an investment for yourself and your baby. Don't let finances be a reason you don't seek professional help and support. If necessary, a payment plan can be set up.
This is an exciting and busy time for you and your family as you welcome your new little one in to the world. With the right support and knowledge, you can be confident in and more satisfied with your breastfeeding experience. Home or virtual consultations are available. If you live outside the service area a travel fee may be applied.
A first time consultation for those experiencing breastfeeding difficulties such as
Infant not gaining weight
Low milk supply or over supply
Assistance with pumping
Your baby was born premature
Breastfeeding is not going as well as you had hoped.
Back to work pumping/feeding plan
Appointment is 1-2 hours and includes a full health history, weights, a written care plan, report to your health care provider, and follow-up phone and email support.
A travel charge may be applied for clients out of our immediate service area.
Allyson Robertson BSN,RN,IBCLC
Many parents find themselves in need of breastfeeding or bottle-feeding assistance and would benefit from the support of a board certified lactation consultant. Allyson Robertson, IBCLC of Lactation Consultants of East Texas is a board certified and registered health care professional with over 10 years experience, specializing in evidence-based infant feeding. It is within her scope of practice to support you in any phase of your infant feeding journey.