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Britt Pados
Lactation Consultant
Wellesley, Massachusetts
18 years of experience
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About me

Hello! My name is Britt Pados and I am neonatal nurse practitioner and certified lactation counselor in Wellesley, MA. I have a PhD in nursing where I studied feeding infants with medical complexity and have extensive experience in the neonatal intensive care unit caring for infants born prematurely or with special medical needs. In my practice at Infant Feeding Care, I provide trauma-informed, non-judgemental support for breastfeeding, bottle-feeding, growth-monitoring, and management of reflux, colic, and gastrointestinal issues.

Education

PhD, Nursing, Univ of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC (2015)

Master of Science, Nursing (Neonatal NP), Univ of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (2005)

Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA (2003)

Certification and training

Certified Breastfeeding Counselor, Prepared Childbirth Educators (2006)

Certified Lactation Counselor, Academy of Lactation Policy & Practice (2020)

Certified, Trauma Informed Professional, Caring Essentials (2021)

Memberships and affiliations

International Association for Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing

National Association of Neonatal Nurses

American Academy of Pediatrics

Fellow of the American Heart Association

Fellow of the National Academies of Practice

New England Association of Neonatal Nurses

Credentials
CBC CLC NP RN
Specialties
Breastfeeding Assistance and Support Breastfeeding Consultation Breastfeeding Support Caring for Special Needs Children Childhood Growth and Development Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Exclusive Pumping/Bottle Feeding Infant Care Lactation Consultation Latch Issues Low Milk Supply/Over Supply Multiples Newborn Care Nipple and Breast Pain Returning to work (pumping, breastmilk storage, etc) Telehealth
Languages

English

Service introduction

I provide bottle-feeding, breastfeeding, and lactation support services. I can also help with growth monitoring and management of reflux, colic, and gastrointestinal issues.