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A Note from Karissa

Thank you for visiting my site. I hope that you have found it easy to navigate and informative. I put it together with the intention of providing resources to Families, while also offering readers a sense of who I am.


It is an amazing adventure you are embarking upon, and you deserve knowledgeable people with whom you can collaborate.  Finding individuals who meet your needs and understand your sensibilities can go a long way towards being comfortable.  I often joke that if you line up five LCs you'll get 15 different right answers, because most of us strive to provide options for our clients. This is your journey. We simply walk beside you and offer guidance.... okay, sometimes we catch and carry you when you stumble, but only until you have found your footing again.  If this site, or particularly,  my resource page, hasn't answered your questions, please drop me a line and I will help point you in the right direction. 


I look forward to hearing from you- Karissa


Our Locations

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Our Apex Lactation Clinic

Our office is located at 1021 W Williams St, #105 Apex, NC 27502 . This serene space is available for lactation consults throughout the week and on weekends by appointment.  


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Lactation Home Visits

Triangle Families have the convenient option of lactation home visits. Karissa will come to you and offer the same consult experience as in the office, but in the comfort of your own home. We serve Apex, Cary, Fuquay- Varina, Holly Springs,  Morrisville and surrounding Raleigh-Durham areas.


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Online Video Appointments

 Second Nature offers Telehealth conferencing for prenatal and follow up consults as well as for pumping guidance. 


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Patients of Cary, Apex and Fuquay-Varina Pediatric Centers

 Karissa works at Cary Pediatrics three mornings a week and serves all practice patients. If your baby is seen by Apex, Cary or Fuquay-Varina Pediatric Centers, please call 919-467-3211 to make an appointment. This care is separate from Second Nature Lactation.  

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Drop Karissa a line, or ring her at 919-961-9885. Please note that this mode of communication is not secure nor is it HIPAA compliant and sensitive information should always be sent via portal.

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