Heather Dvorak, IBCLC, RLC
Heather is an Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant with a degree in Applied Psychology. She is a TOTs (Tethered Oral Tissues) trained professional and has completed extensive training in supporting infants with tongue and lip ties. She had the opportunity to complete her 1,000 clinical hours required to become an IBCLC in a variety of settings including a local hospital Mother Baby Unit, Level III NICU, and as a Breastfeeding Counselor through Breastfeeding USA.
She and her husband live in Glen Ellyn and have twin daughters and two singleton sons. Prior to opening her private practice, Heather worked with children from birth through age 3 with developmental delays and disabilities in Early Intervention for 11 years.
Heather provides home visits in the western suburbs of Chicago including Glen Ellyn, Wheaton, Boomingdale, Roselle, Addison, Lombard, Elmhurst, Naperville, Lisle, Downers Grove, St. Charles, West Chicago, Elk Grove, Schaumburg, Arlington Heights, Hoffman Estates, and surrounding suburbs. She also sees patients at her office in Glen Ellyn.
She is particularly passionate about supporting families with multiples, premature babies, children with special needs, and children with food allergies. She is committed to assisting families in reaching their breastfeeding goals and has additional interests in nutrition, natural healthy living, and natural birth.
Amanda Kosanda, IBCLC, RLC
Amanda is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant with a degree in Animal Sciences from the University of Illinois. She has extensive experience with exclusive pumping, multiples, food allergies and tethered oral tissues.
Amanda and her husband live in Cambridge, WI with their twin daughters, singleton son, and effervescent Vizsla. Amanda is available for in-home lactation consultations in much of South Central Wisconsin including Baraboo, Beloit, Delafield, Elkhorn, Janesville, Lake Mills, Madison, Middleton, Sun Prairie, Waukesha, Whitewater and surrounding areas. She also provides in-home lactation consultations in Illinois along the I-90 corridor between the Illinois-Wisconsin State line and Schaumburg including, but not limited to, Elgin, Huntley, Rockford and St. Charles.
Amanda is committed to supporting families in reaching their unique breastfeeding goals. She is particularly passionate about providing services to farm communities, small towns and other rural areas.
I was in pain, exhausted, and totally overwhelmed and Heather was incredibly knowledgeable, encouraging, and supportive!
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