Island Hospital
Make a Lactation Appointment
Is breastfeeding your newborn harder than you thought it would be? Breastfeeding is healthy for baby and can be very enjoyable for both mom and baby. However, sometimes nursing doesn't come naturally. We can help! Call for an appointment with our lactation specialists and physician, Dr. Susanne Wilhelm, today.
Center for Maternal & Infant Care, Breastfeeding Help

Call (360) 293-3101 today!

Get the support you need

  • Appointments may last up to one hour, if needed
  • Patients are seen by International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and Physician 
  • All are welcome, you do not need to be an established patient
  • Both mom and baby will be registered and seen

How to prepare for your appointment

  • Bring your insurance information
  • Try to bring your baby hungry; limit feeding to two (2) hours before appointment, if possible
  • Bring your own supplies such as pump and bottles, or nipple shield, if you have one
  • Leave siblings at home, if possible; if not, that's okay too, although we do not have childcare available


  Contact Us
Center for Maternal & Infant Care
Island Medical Center
1213 24th Street, Suite 100
Anacortes, WA 98221

(360) 293-3101

Located in the Fidalgo Medical Associates clinic.