Dr. MILK  
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M.others I.nterested in L.actation K.nowledge

WELCOME!  


Doctor M.others I.nterested in L.actation K.nowledge (Dr. MILK) provides evidence-based support and education for physician women to reach their breastfeeding goals and apply that knowledge to their medical practice.


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  • for information about breastfeeding & imaging please visit        
                     https://www.acr.org/~/media/ACR/Documents/PDF/QualitySafety/Resources/Contrast- 
                       Manual/2016_Contrast_Media.pdf/#page=105
  • for information about medications in mother's milk please visit
                     www.infantrisk.com
  •  for information about breastfeeding after surgery or anesthesia please visit    
                     http://www.bfmed.org/Media/Files/Protocols/Protocol_15_revised_2012.pdf


Are you a physician and pumping breast milk for your child?

Are you struggling to maintain your milk supply?

Do the hours and pressure of work make breastfeeding and breast milk expression difficult?

Are you looking for tips and advice from other physicians who have been in your shoes?

Do you want to give the best breastfeeding advice to your patients?

Do you want to share your experiences to help other women achieve their breastfeeding goals?

 If you answered YES to any of these questions.... 

you are in the right place!  Please Join Dr. MILK


We are 5000+ Dr. MILK® members-strong from several different countries and every specialty of medicine: 

Pediatrics, Family Medicine, OB GYN, Emergency Medicine, Child Neurology,  Surgery, Neonatology, Neurosurgery, Endocrinology, Internal Medicine, Urology, Anesthesiology, Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, Dermatology, PM&R, Psychiatry, Genetics, Infectious Disease, Pathology, Radiology, Plastic Surgery and more! 

Dr. MILK® members are MD/DO medical students, residents, and beyond

We have chapters in Phoenix, AZ, New Orleans, LA, Dallas, TX, Hershey, PA, and Birmingham, AL.

Contact us to start a Dr. MILK® chapter in your city


READ MORE:

"Dr. MILK: Support Program for Physician Mothers" in the journal Breastfeeding Medicine 2013: Dr. MILK publication