BABIES & KIDS

Breastfeeding & bottle-feeding: Whether it's boob or bottle- we speak your language. By assisting breastfeeding mummas with their intake, it will ensure bub gets all the energy and nutrients to blossum. We provide individualised feeding plans and advice to ensure bub grows and develops at a healthy rate, as well as assistance with choosing and making up formulas, decreasing the risk of and/or managing allergies, intolerances, feeding difficulties, catch up growth, introducing solids, healthy poo’s and wet nappies, and so, so much more.

 

How we support Bubbas, Toddlers & Preschoolers:

We tailor nutrition support to your child to ensure adequate nutrition for your bub's healthy growth and development, whether that be from your boob, a bottle, or family foods. We take the stress out of feeding and food intake and ensure the correct balance of vital nutrients for bub's long term health, growth and development, assist with introducing solids correctly and safely, progressing through textures, key nutrients at different stages and ages, decreasing the risk of and/or managing allergies, intolerances, feeding difficulties, catch up growth, we provide healthy homemade baby food recipes and lunch box ideas, ensure healthy poo’s and wet nappies, give recommendations for healthy digestion, assist fussy eater to increase their food options, and so much more.

We work closely with pediatricians with the management of chronic conditions including iron deficiency anemia, autism spectrum disorders, cystic fibrosis, coeliac disease, diabetes mellitus, and gastrointestinal issues.

 

We know you want the best for bub, but there's never enough hours in the day to spend preparing gourmet food and scrolling through 'how to give your child the best start to life' articles. That’s where I come in, I’m here to help & support you and bub with recommendations based on the strongest up-to-date scientific research translated into mum talk to save you time, money, and stress. 

 

Let me do the hard work for you so you can focus on what matters most- yourself and your family.

How to access a Paediatric Dietitian:  

You don't need a referral from your general practitioner or pediatrician, but this can offset the cost of dietetic services. 

Nikki Brown-Shepherd

wholisticbynikki@gmail.com

Fax: 07) 5604 1121

John Flynn Private Hospital- Specialist Suites

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