Paging Dr. Milk: How physician moms find breastfeeding support

Dr. Laurie Jones and her daughter, Caroline. Photo courtesy of Dr. Jones Pediatrician and new mom Laurie Jones, MD, just couldn’t get her first-born daughter, Caroline, to latch. She’d been to three lactation consultants. Nothing worked. “I knew how good it was for...
Sharon Olson, BS, IBCLC, RLC

Sharon Olson, BS, IBCLC, RLC

Sharon began assisting breastfeeding families in 1992 as an accredited volunteer with an international breastfeeding mother-to-mother support organization. She earned her certification as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant in 2002. An educator at...
Ramya Kumar MS CCC-SLP

Ramya Kumar MS CCC-SLP

Undergraduate College and Degree: BA in Psychology from The University of Massachusetts Lowell Master’s Degree:  MS in Biological Sciences from The University of Massachusetts Lowell MS in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Baylor University Board Certified:...
Laurie B. Jones MD, FAAP, IBCLC, FABM

Laurie B. Jones MD, FAAP, IBCLC, FABM

Undergraduate College and Degree: Georgia Tech, B.S. Applied Biology Medical School: Medical College of GA Residency: University of Alabama at Birmingham Board Certified: Yes Recognition: Founder of Dr. MILK, a physician mother breastfeeding support network of 14,000+...

Swing For the Kids

All children are SPECIAL, but how about children with special needs and rare diagnoses… At Agave Pediatrics we are striving hard to support our very special children who have rare diagnoses and need a little bit more care and research, for their continued care....
Jessica Etchells PA

Jessica Etchells PA

Undergraduate College and Degree: Bachelors of Science in Biochemistry, Arizona State University PA School: Midwestern University Interests: Hiking, barre, yoga, watching and going to sporting events Family: Lives in Phoenix with my husband, Steve. Professional...
Nichole Thomas DO, FAAP

Nichole Thomas DO, FAAP

Undergraduate College and Degree: Miami University, Oxford, OH. B.A. in Zoology. Medical School: Midwestern University [Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine], Downers Grove, IL Residency: Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL [2006-2009]. Awarded the Advocate...
Diane Smith, CPNP

Diane Smith, CPNP

Undergraduate College and Degree: Arizona State University Board Certified: Yes Interests: Yoga, reading and traveling Family: Married to her husband Charlie and is the proud mom of two adult children, Lindley & Shane. Professional Memberships: Member of the local...
Rachael Blumenthal DO, FAAP

Rachael Blumenthal DO, FAAP

Undergraduate College and Degree: University of Arizona- dual bachelor degrees in Biochemistry and Anthropology/Judaic Studies Medical School: Midwestern University- AZCOM Residency: Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C. Board Certified: Yes Interests:...
Rajeev Agarwal MD, FAAP

Rajeev Agarwal MD, FAAP

Undergraduate: All Institute of Medical Sciences New Delhi (AIIMS) Medical School: All Institute of Medical Services New Delhi (AIIMS) Residency: University of Texas, Medical Branch Fellowship: University of Florida Board Certified: Yes Recognition: Top Doc: 2010,...