The establishment of the Premature Infant Nutrition Clinic (PINC) is an extension of the SPIN program. PINC offers a team approach to helping mothers and their premature infants after NICU discharge by providing services focused on improving infant's growth, nutrition, and transition to breastfeeding. Mothers are provided with one-on-one instruction and guidance aimed at optimizing and promoting breastfeeding.
Boies, MD is the Medical Director of PINC and is a general pediatrician
with expertise in the post-discharge care of premature infants and
human milk nutrition. Terry Lawson, RN, IBCLC is an experienced NICU
lactation consultant with PINC. Additional clinic staff include,
lactation nurses, dieticians, staff nurses, and occpuational
therapists allowing PINC to provide a full coverage of nutritional
support for mothers and infants.
PINC meets on Thursday 8am - 11:30 am
at Cambridge Physicians Office Building, 7910 Frost Street, Suite 350.
To make an appointment, call 858-496-4800.
For more information about PINC, including support literature, please visit the PINC main webpage.