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Carol Chamblin, DNP, APN, RN, IBCLC

Philosophy of Care

Provide lactation-related care based on research. Provide accurate information to assist mothers in making informed choices for breastfeeding or feeding pumped breast milk. Assist mothers in the continuation of breastfeeding for as long as they plan.

  • General


    • Pediatrics


    • International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)

    Accepts children


    • English

    Breastfeeding, breastfeeding-related jaundice, infant weight gain problems, preterm infants, tongue-tie, disorganized suck, breast refusal, transferring to breastfeeding after taking bottles, low milk supply, sore nipples, mastitis, other mom-associated problems that may interrupt breastfeeding such as high blood pressure, obesity, diabetes, hypothyroid, prior breast surgery & preterm birth

    My dog, reading, Zumba and kickboxing

  • Education

    School College of Nursing Rush University
    Graduation Date 06/2012
    Degree Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

    School Loyola University
    Graduation Date 06/1986
    Degree Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN)

    School University of Illinois College of Nursing
    Graduation Date 06/1989
    Degree Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN)

  • Memberships

    • Association of Women's Health
    • Obstetric & Neonatal Nursing (AWHONN)
    • Illinois Society of Advanced Practice Nurses (ISAPN)
    • International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA)
    • United States Lactation Consultant Association (USLCA)
Health Topics Posts
By Carol Chamblin, DNP, APN, RN, IBCLC, Karen Manning, APN, IBCLC
Breastfeeding is natural but it doesn't always come naturally. Our International Board Certified Lactation Consultants have put together this list to help you prepare!

Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health, Pregnancy & Women's Health
By Carol Chamblin, DNP, APN, RN, IBCLC
Check out our five quick and simple tips that can provide you with the foundation for successful breastfeeding.

Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Infant Care
By Carol Chamblin, DNP, APN, RN, IBCLC
Having trouble getting your baby to latch? You’re not alone. Check out our five simple steps to properly position your baby for a successful latch.

Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Infant Care
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