Rebecca Hicks – MD, IBCLC
Dr. Hicks has worked as a general pediatrician and newborn hospitalist since 2009 with a focus on newborn medicine, lactation, pediatric environmental health, and dermatology. As one of the only pediatricians certified as a lactation consultant in Central Oregon, she is passionate about helping babies thrive and new moms breastfeed successfully. Trained at Stanford University, she has over 5,000 hours of hands on lactation consulting experience.
Dr. Hicks enjoys spending time with her husband and three children – hiking, nature walking, and doing all sorts of sports. She also loves to cook, focusing on providing nourishing whole foods to her family.
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certified
Pediatric Residency & Internship – Stanford University
MD – Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (Honors)
“It is a deep rooted goal of mine to improve the health of the community in which I live as well as the global community. The health of a population starts with its tiniest members. I love being able to make an impact on the lifelong health of a child as well as the community in which we live.”