Designated as a 10–step hospital by the Texas Department of Health and the Texas Hospital Association, Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital encourages new moms to breastfeed their newborn as the preferred method of feeding. This initiative combined with the health benefits scientific findings continue to reveal that breastfeeding has on children well into adulthood as well as in the postpartum recovery of new moms, every effort is taken to help with breastfeeding questions and concerns.
While respectful of any decision a new mom makes for herself and her child, the Houston Methodist Willowbook provides certified lactation consultants to those with questions about breastfeeding. The specialized nursing staff is also qualified to assist breastfeeding mothers as well as those choosing bottle methods.
To learn more about lactation support at Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital call 281-737-1000.