Louise Ormerod


Core competencies

  • Antenatal breastfeeding education
  • Initiation of breastfeeding and continued support
  • Assessment and management of low milk supply/over supply
  • Management and support with mastitis and other breast conditions
  • Assessment and diagnosis of infant oral dysfunctions such as tongue tie, lip tie, hypotonia, hypertonia.
  • Infant weight loss/poor weight gain
  • Breastfeeding support for multiple births


Louise has 19 years of experience in midwifery, providing care to women both in the UK, Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Over the last 10 years she has made the transition from providing labour and delivery care, to concentrating on postnatal support, specifically lactation support.
Louise’s passion for helping women to have a smooth and enjoyable breastfeeding experience drove her to complete the International Board Certified Lactation Consultant qualification and Louise now works full time as Mediclinic Parkview Hospital’s lactation consultant.
Louise is licenced by the DHA, The International Board of Lactation Consultants and The Nursing and Midwifery Council UK.


IBCLC Lactation Consultant, BSc Midwifery UK


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