Dr. Jayashree Jayakrishnan
Consultant- Obstetrics And Gynaecology, Lactation Counselor, Paediatrics
Fortis Malar Hospital, Adyar
Qualification: MBBS, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, PT, IBCLC
Dr Jayashree Jayakrishnan, She is the Senior Lactation Consultant certified from International Board Certified Lactation Consultant Association (IBCLC), IBLCE is valued worldwide as the most trusted source for certifying practitioners in lactation and breastfeeding care. Nationally she is a member of Breastfeeding Promoting Network of India. She is the First person in India to receive the Prestigious IBCLC Care Award for two consecutive years.And she is listed out as one of the best person in the best NICU practices in India.She is in Voluntary services for Under privileged patients in offering her services.She is best in treating Breastfeeding related issues Latch, Feeding issues,nipple or breast pain,abscess,mastitis,insuffic ient milk supply etc. She is into many Breastfeeding related researches and articles. In International Lactation Consultants Association (ILCA) Canada , Presented research article on The Effect of Oxytocin during Labor, LATCH Scores, Breastfeeding Self Efficacy and Early Breastfeeding Rates in South India. She is the pioneer in Induced Lactation and Relactation Specialist in India. Induced Lactation is the practice of helping a woman who has not been pregnant produce milk. One of the most common reasons someone may want to do this is so that they can breastfeed an adoptive baby or baby born by gestational carrier (also known as a surrogate). She has successfully helped mother who go through surrogacy treatment process been able to breastfeed their babies. Relactation is to help mothers to re start her breastfeeding practice who had discontinued for various reasons like illness of mother or baby. She is expert in handling preterm babies and helped many to do exclusive breastfeeding practice for pre term and for twins babies.
Areas of Expertise
- Languages : English , Hindi, Tamil
- Gender : Female