Dr Alison Soerensen
MBBS (Hons), BMedSci (Hons), DCH, DipBM, IBCLC, FRACGP
Dr Alison Soerensen is a specialist GP with an interest in maternal and infant health, breastfeeding and “the fourth trimester.”
She is also an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) with a Diploma in Breastfeeding Management from the Australian Breastfeeding Association.
Issues she can support families with include:
– Antenatal breastfeeding assessment and planning
– Postnatal breastfeeding assessments and education regarding positioning and attachment
– Nipple pain and trauma
– Low supply
– Suboptimal infant growth
– Lactation induction
– Unsettled newborns
– Postnatal depression/anxiety
– Safe prescribing while breastfeeding
– Tandem breastfeeding
– Infant Sleep
Her books are currently closed to new patients except for women/infants up to 12 months post-partum. If you have a breastfeeding related issue, please call and flag this with reception as she has reserved slots each day to facilitate timely review.
Dr Soerensen is a private billing doctor. Children and health care card holders will be billed privately.