Our Mission

We all know that breastfeeding is best for our children, but it is not always easy. Our mission is to support you and your baby so that you can meet your breastfeeding goals. Breastfeeding takes two. We work with the parent and child as a unit to meet the needs of the dyad.

IMPORTANT CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

Dear Patients,

We are taking the current situation regarding Covid-19 seriously and want to keep you, your family, our staff, and the community as protected as possible. Due to the high rate of disease transmission and severity of disease, we are taking measures to limit face-to-face contact as much as possible. For this reason, we are strictly implementing the following measures:

  1. We are reducing our office staff to limit person to person contact.

  2. Only ONE ADULT will be permitted to accompany the infant patient into the office suite and into the exam rooms. Limiting person to person contact is the best strategy for preventing the spread of this virus.

  3. The accompanying adult must wear a mask covering the mouth and nose while in the office suite. 

  4. No siblings or other children will be permitted in the office suite or exam rooms.

  5. Wound checks for frenotomy patients will be performed remotely at 1 week after the procedure. Please click here for instructions on taking a proper picture or video of your child's wound site to be emailed for review. You will then be contacted regarding healing and will be provided with any additional instructions as appropriate.

  6. We understand that these measures do not foster the ideal patient experience, but feel strongly that it is the most responsible course of action at this time. If you are not comfortable with our current clinical plan and would like to cancel your scheduled appointment, please let us know by email or phone as soon as possible. 

  7. Lastly, if you have a fever, cough, or cold symptoms or you have been diagnosed with or exposed to someone with known or suspected coronavirus, please cancel your appointment and keep yourself safe.

We appreciate your patience and understanding.
Thank you,


Dr. Schecter and Staff
 

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1140 Bloomfield Avenue

Suite 216

West Caldwell, NJ 07006

973-826-9226

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