Frederick County Resources

Frederick County Resources

Birthing Circle Partnered Providers

(Partnered Providers are listed here, see below for full resource list)

Arise Chiropractic Wellness Center provides quality, family chiropractic care and massage therapy services in Frederick, MD and the surrounding areas.
We believe everyone deserves to be healthy and express their fullest potential from the time they are born through their last breath of life. This includes you!
The providers at Arise are specifically trained to care for pregnant mothers, infants and children.  Dr. Lisa Hinkle is a pediatric board-certified chiropractor by the Academy of Chiropractic Family Practice.   She is also certified in the Webster Technique, which allows for optimal pelvic alignment for easier, safer pregnancy and birth.
Call 301.662.4220 to schedule your appointment!
Visit us at www.arisewellness.com to learn more!


Metropolitan Breastfeeding is the largest and most experienced lactation consultants’ business in the DC Metro area.

Our mission is to promote and encourage the breastfeeding experience.

Our goal is to provide sound advice, education, and emotional support for breastfeeding families.

We recognize that each family is unique, and we work with the individual needs of each, helping them set and achieve their own personal goals, so that they can enjoy the breastfeeding relationship.

Our consultants are all International Board Certified Lactation Consultants and have extensive training and experience in all aspects of the breastfeeding process.


Shifrah’s Sisters Holistic Birth Services

Elizabeth Reiner is a homebirth midwife, CPM, LDEM, serving the Frederick, MD area and serving all flavors of families within about 60 miles.

Complete prenatal, birth and postpartum care is done in your home to build a trusting relationship throughout your pregnancy. I incorporate mindfulness techniques, nutrition, exercise and other holistic counseling into our hour-long visits and encourage connection with your baby, your partner and any other family members of your choice. Aquadoula birth pools and access to my extensive lending library are available for my clients.


Spring Ridge Chiropractic

Spring Ridge Chiropractic

Dr. Lisa Ortiz

Chiropractor
Dr. Ortiz received her Bachelors degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. She obtained her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College in 1995. Dr. Ortiz is a Graston Technique® certified provider and has completed post graduate work in whiplash traumatology and chiropractic rehabilitation. She served as a faculty member at New York Chiropractic College and has enjoyed private practice in New York and Maryland. Dr. Ortiz is a firm believer in giving back to the community. She is an active member of the Rotary Club of Carroll Creek and is currently serving as a board member.

Dr. Chris Hinchman

Chiropractor
Dr. Hinchman received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College in 1993.  Following graduation he served as a faculty member at New York Chiropractic College until 2000, when he left to open a private practice in Laurel, Maryland.  In 2006 he and his wife, Dr Lisa Ortiz, purchased Spring Ridge Chiropractic.

 

 

Acupuncture

Acupuncture & Herbology Center- Erika Weshinskey

304-535-9999  www.erikasacupunctureandherbs.com

Holistic Health Assoc.

301-620-1414      www.hhamd.com

The Turning Point

240-405-7878       www.theturningpointacupuncture.com

 

 

 

Babywearing Support

 

 

 

Blue Ridge Babywearers

facebook.com/groups/blueridgebabywearers

 

Belly Binding

Doulas of Central MD

410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmaryland.com

Helping Hannes Doula Services (Eimile Hannes)

240-422-8199 www.helpinghannesdoula.com

Hub City Doulas (Frances Pierce & Jillian Potter)

240-452-1123 www.hubcitydoulas.com

NoVa Birth Services (Andrea Proper)

571-367-9817 www.novabirthservices.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller)

240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Sarah Scolaro

304-616-2129 doula.scolaro@gmail.com

Two Rivers Childbirth

540-539-7991 www.TwoRiversChildbirth.com

 

Birthing Centers

 

Frederick Birthing Center (Frederick, MD)

240-815-5309  www.frederickbirthcenter.com

Premier Birth Center (Winchester, VA)

540-709-1737 www.Premierbirth.com

Special Beginnings (Arnold, MD)

410-626-8982 www.specialbeginnings.com

The Natural Birth Center at INOVA Loudoun (Leesburg, VA)

https://www.inova.org/healthcare-services/womens-health/locations/inova-loudoun-hospital/childbirth-services/natural-birth-center

 

 

Birth Classes

 

 

NOVA Birth Partners

571-406-7705 www.NOVABirthPartners.com

Abundant Birth Support (Camille Nyman)

315-882-0040 www.abundantbirthsupport.com

Birth You Desire (In person & Online)

www.birthyoudesire.com

Birthworks – Lindsey Welch

240-626-6856 www.lindseywelchphotography.com

Bradley Method – Bella Rose Birth Services (Alyssa Kinney)

www.bellaroseborn.com

Informed Birth Choices (Alison Knotek)

410-941-9422 www.informedbirthchoices.org

Lavender Birth Services (Eva Street)

443-804-0950 www.mothersassurance.com

My Birth Companion, LLC – Odile Penet

443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

NoVa Birth Services (Andrea Proper)

571-367-9817 www.novabirthservices.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller)

240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Your Birth Experience – Two Rivers Childbirth

540-539-7991   www.TwoRiversChildbirth.com

 

 

Breastfeeding/Chestfeeding Support Meetings

Frederick Memorial Hospital-

Every Friday at 1:30-3:00pm, enter through the Labor & Delivery entrance

La Leche League of Frederick, MD –

www.lllofmd-de-dc.org/index.html or https://www.facebook.com/groups/309640211861/
24 hour hotline 877-452-5324

 

 

Cesarean Section & VBAC Support

 

 

 

 

 

International Cesarean Awareness Network ICAN (Ellie Landru, Laura Soisson, & Brandy Firth)

1-800-686-4226 EXT 179 www.facebook.com/icanofhagerstownmd

 

Chiropractors

 

Dr. Lisa Hinkle, Arise Chiropractic- Webster Certified

301-662-4220 www.arisewellness.com

Chiropractic First- Webster Certified

301-829-4040 www.chiropractic-first.com

Dr. Angela Grove, Dancingspine Chiropractic- Webster Certified

301-748-0327 www.dancingspine.com

Family Chiropractic Center

301-695-5332 www.fredericklowerbackpainchiropractor.com

McLaughlin Family Chiropractic

301-898-8005 www.dr-mimi.com

Park Bench Chiropractic

301-378-0334 www.parkbenchchiropractic.com

Rosemont Chiropractic & Rehab

301-698-8282 www.SpinesRUs.com

Spring Ridge Chiropractic – Webster Certified

301-668-2222 www.springridgechiropractic.com

 

Circumcision & Intact Care Information

 

Sarah Fangmeyer- Intact MD

IntactMaryland@gmail.com www.facebook.com/IntactMD  

 

Cloth Diapers

 

Two Rivers Cloth Diapering

www.facebook.com/groups/blueridgeclothdiaperingnetwork

Cloth Diaper Classes-  Enkore Kids, Boonsboro

301-668-0837 www.enkorekids.com

 

Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Support

 

Heartly House, Inc.

301-662-8800 www.heartlyhouse.org

 

Doulas

NOVA Birth Partners

571-406-7705 www.NOVABirthPartners.com

Maryland State Doulas

410-302-0562  https://www.marylandstatedoulas.com/

Abundant Birth Support (Camille Nyman) Birth Doula

315-882-0040 www.abundantbirthsupport.com

Bella Rose Birth Services (Alyssa Kinney) Birth & Postpartum Doula

www.bellaroseborn.com

Big Belly Hug (Roni Zelivinski) Birth Doula

www.bigbellyhug.wordpress.com

Birth You Desire (Ursula Sabia Sukinik, Ashley Medley, Carling Sothoron, Lynn Converse)

www.birthyoudesire.com

Cecilia Roberson Postpartum Doula & Breastfeeding Specialist

210-913-5046 cecilia.l.roberson@gmail.com

Doulas of Central Maryland Birth & Postpartum Doula

410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmaryland.com

Echo Morris Birth Doula

240-409-6474 www.mamaecho.com

Ellie Landru (Specializes in working with multiples) Birth & Postpartum Doula

elizabethlandru@gmail.com

Eva Street Birth & Postpartum Doula

443-804-0950     www.mothersassurance.com

Family Ways (Rachel Frier Carbonneau) Birth & Postpartum Doulas

301-412-2976 www.family-ways.com

Frederick Moms and Doulas (Brittany DeFrehn & Sarah Hetrick) Birth & Postpartum Doulas

www.frederickmomsanddoulas.com

Hand Waves Birth Services (ASL Doulas- Ally Balsley & Brittany Noschese) Birth & Postpartum Doulas

www.HandWavesBirth.com

Helping Hannes Doula Services (Eimile Hannes) Birth & Postpartum Doulas

240-422-8199 www.helpinghannesdoula.com

Hub City Doulas (Frances Pierce & Jillian Potter) Birth & Postpartum Doulas

240-452-1123 www.hubcitydoulas.com

Informed Birth Choices (Alison Knotek) Birth Doula

410-941-9422 www.informedbirthchoices.org

Jessica Kent Birth & Postpartum Doula, Breastfeeding Support

240-285-3785   www.JessicaKentBirthServices.com

Kate Lynch – Birth & Sibling Doula

301-514-0186 Katet2231@Yahoo.com

Little Flower Doula (Kelly Shealer) Postpartum Doula

240-405-9747 www.littleflowerdoula.com

Morning Light Midwifery (Andrea Goldstein) Birth & Postpartum Doula

304-725-6516 www.morninglightmidwifery.com

Mother Journey Birth Support (Jen Sincevich & Courtney Buhrman) Birth & Sibling Doulas

301-662-3434 https://www.facebook.com/MotherJourneyBirthSupport/

My Birth Companion, LLC (Odile Penet) Birth Doula

443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

NoVa Birth Services (Andrea Proper) Birth & Postpartum Doulas

571-367-9817 www.novabirthservices.com

Overnight Newborn Care Postpartum Doulas

301-526-2811  www.overnightnewborncare.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller) Birth & Postpartum Doula

240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Sarah Scolaro Birth Doula

304-616-2129 doula.scolaro@gmail.com

Stonepath Birth (Shawna DeWitt, Erika Weshinskey, & Heather Self) Birth Doula

571-271-5977         www.stonepathbirth.com

Two Rivers Childbirth (Bergen Howlett, Julie Miller, and Kaylah McCourtney) Birth & Postpartum Doulas

540-539-7991 www.TwoRiversChildbirth.com

 

 

 

Fertility

 

 

 

Dr. Russell at Serenity Natural Health Care

240-397-6771 www.serenitynhc.com

The Journey Counseling- Psychotherapy (Iwona Gerner, LCPC)

301-712-9015 www.thejourneycounseling.net

 

Fitness (Prenatal & Postpartum)

 

FIT4MOM

Frederick.fit4mom.com

Lisa Nelson (Trainer, Instructor)

www.SquishableBaby.com

 

Hypnoanesthesia

 

An Excellent Birth (Leslie Ann Picket, MCHt)

240-415-1200    www.ExcellentBirth.org

 

Homeopathic Care & Natural Medicine

 

Acupuncture & Herbology Center– Erika Weshinskey

304-535-9999 www.erikasacupunctureandherbs.com

Center for Mind Body Therapies- Dr. Donna Acree, N.D.

301-631-2936 www.cmbt.net or www.DoctorDonna.net

Serenity Natural Health Care

240-397-6771 www.serenitynhc.com

SustainablyWell- Silke Weiss, Traditional Naturopath, Natural Health Practitioner

240-422-7457 www.SustainablyWell.net

 

Lactation Consultants (IBCLC)

 

NOVA Birth Partners

571-406-7705 www.NOVABirthPartners.com

Blue Ridge Breastfeeding

301-744-9566 www.blueridgebreastfeeding.com

Breastfeeding Center of MD

301-355-3280 www.breastfeedingcenterofmd.com

Kathy Lee

240-478-2920 www.kathyleeRN.com

Metropolitan Breastfeeding

301-943-9293            www.metropolitanbreastfeeding.com

The Lactation Room

301-529-5433 www.lactationadvisor.com

 

 

Massage

 

 

Debbie Couture (Arise Chiropractic- Fertility, Pre & Post Natal Massage, Infant Massage)

301-662-4220 www.arisewellness.com

Frances Pierce, LMT

249-527-3494

Renee Henning (Ruhamah Massage Therapy)

www.facebook.com/ruhamahmassagetherapy

 

Midwives - FMH

 

Midwifery Care Associates (partnered with Simmonds, Martin & Helmbrecht, Chtd OBGYN’s)

301-414-2300 www.midwiferycareassociates.com

 

 

Midwives- Homebirth

Frederick Birthing Center (Frederick, MD)

240-815-5309  www.frederickbirthcenter.com

Birthroot Midwifery (Shanna Mastrangelo & Zellene Struble)

304-876-3516 www.birthrootwv.com

Loudoun Homebirth & Healthcare (Hilary Biesecker)

540-336-0310    www.loudounhomebirth.com

Morning Light Midwifery (Liz O’Shea)

301-788-0113 www.morninglightmidwifery.com

Mother Care Midwifery (Sarah Branson, Brittany Coffman)

541-731-7612 www.mothercaremidwifery.org

Riverside Midwifery, LLC (Nannette Jenkins, Chris Bontrager)

240-341-4974 www.riversidemidwifery.com

Shifrah’s Sisters Holistic Birth Services  (Elizabeth Reiner)

202-446-4400 www.shifrahssisters.com

 

 

Miscarriage and Infant Loss

 

 

Face 2 Face Frederick (support group- Jeanie Watts)

240-578-2923   www.facebook.com/Face2Face-Frederick-125915394145733/

Isaac Delisle Foundation

www.isaacdelislefoundation.org

Hospice of Frederick County

240-566-3030 www.hospiceoffrederick.org

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep (Lindsey Welch, coordinator)

240-626-6856 www.nowilaymedowntosleep.org

The Journey Counseling- Psychotherapy (Iwona Gerner, LCPC)

301-712-9015 www.thejourneycounseling.net

 

Mother Blessings/ Blessingways

 

Family Ways

301-412-2976 www.family-ways.com

Lisa Feiertag

240-515-4590 lisa@ariveroflove.com

Mare Cromwell

240-405-4265 www.MareCromwell.com

Two Rivers Childbirth

540-539-7991 www.TwoRiversChildbirth.com

 

 

Nutrition

 

Whole Health, RD (Nicole Holovath, MS, RN, LDN)

240-397-9807 www.WholeHealthRD.com

Original Nourishment (Taylor Fury, MS, CNS, LDN, RYT-200)

240-205-6730 www.OriginalNourishment.com

 

OBGYN’s (provide delivery at FMH)

 

Capital Women’s Care

240-215-0439    www.capitalwomenscarefrederickobgyn.com

Maryland Perinatal Associates (High Risk Pregnancies)

240-529-1663 www.mdperinatal.com

Simmonds, Martin & Helmbrecht, Chtd.

301-620-7144   www.smhobgyn.com

OB&GYN Center

301-663-4545 www.obandgyncenter.com

 

Placenta Encapsulation

 

NOVA Birth Partners

571-406-7705 www.NOVABirthPartners.com

Ana Paula

240-801-0499

Doulas of Central MD

410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmaryland.com

Ellie Landru & April Clemons

elizabethlandru@gmail.com

Family Ways

301-412-2976          www.family-ways.com

Helping Hannes Doula Services (Eimile Hannes)

240-422-8199 www.helpinghannesdoula.com

Hub City Doulas (Frances Pierce & Jillian Potter)

240-452-1123 www.hubcitydoulas.com

Maryland Placenta Nurse (Heather Rawlett)

843-957-4690 www.marylandplacentanurse.com

Monocacy Birth Services (Kendra Coates)

301-788-3200 www.kbcbirthservices.com

My Birth Companion, LLC (Odile Penet)

443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

NoVa Birth Services (Andrea Proper)

571-367-9817 www.novabirthservices.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller)

240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Two Rivers Childbirth

540-539-7991              www.TwoRiversChildbirth.com

 

 

Postpartum Support

NOVA Birth Partners

571-406-7705 www.NOVABirthPartners.com

EMBRACE Support Group (Frederick)-

1st Saturday morning of every month Gerner@thejourneycounseling.net

Ahimsa Therapy- Psychotherapy (Alicia Barmon, LCPC, ERYT)

617-319-1162 www.ahimsatherapy.com

Four Branches Therapy & Wellness (Katie Marsh Lyburn, LCWS-C)

240-818-8090 www.fourbranchestherapy.com

Lisa McCrohan, MA, LCSW-C, RYT- Psychotherapy

240-324-7409   www.lisamccrohan.com

Kindred Tree Healing Center – (Meghan Murphy, LCSW-C)

443-579-4383 www.kindredtreehealingcenter.com

The Journey Counseling- Psychotherapy (Iwona Gerner, LCPC)

301-712-9015 www.thejourneycounseling.net

 

 

Reflexology

 

Alicia Platter

301-331-6414 platter.alicia@gmail.com

Frances Pierce, LMT

249-527-3494

 

Reiki

 

Frances Pierce, LMT

249-527-3494

Judy Buchanan

240-397-6771 www.serenitynhc.com

Laura Soisson

301-639-1006 www.babydaysdoula.com

 

Specialty Stores

 

Baby MoonShine (All natural baby products)

www.BabyMoonShine.com

Blessed with Baby (Handmade local cloth diapers & more)

www.blessedwithbaby.com   or   www.etsy.com/shop/blessedwithbaby

Breastmilk & Placenta Jewelry- Nicole Brown

301-514-1931 nicolembrown117@gmail.com

Bum de Yada (Cloth Diapers & Baby Gear)

www.Facebook.com/BumDeYadaDiapers

Cherapy Therapeutic Heat Pillows

www.cherapy.com

Enkore Kids

301-668-0837 www.enkorekids.com

Flaxie Packs (Flaxseed thermal packs)

301-620-1491 www.flaxiepacks.com

Kindred (baby & children’s clothes, registry)

301-698-2633 www.kindredislove.com

Little Jay’s Bows (baby accessories)

www.etsy.com/shop/littlejaysbows

Lucy’s Consignment, Mount Airy

lucysconsignment.com

Momme Meals (Energy & Lactation snacks- Kristen Bocanegra)

703-395-4893 www.mommemeals.com

Up On The Hill, Shepherdstown

www.uponthehilldiapers.com/store

 

 

Tongue Tie Treatment

 

 

Dr. James Ryan (Evolution Oral Services)

301-916-6000 www.evolutionoralsurgery.com

Dr. Michael Virts (Mount Airy Children’s Dental Associates)

301-829-6588 www.mtairysmiles.com

Dr. Robert Marcus

410-526-5050 www.robertmarcusdds.com

Mouthology (Courtney Bray – Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy)

301-275-6350  www.mymouthology.com

 

 

Women's Health Physical Therapist

Lynn Schill, PT (FMH Rehabilitation)

240-215-1425   lschill@fmh.org

Yoga- Prenatal & Maternal

 

 

 

Homegrown Yoga

410-775-6304 www.homegrownyogastudio.com

Little Family Yoga at Dancing Bear

www.commonmarket.coop/event/little-family-yoga

Mountain Spirit Yoga- Carla McAdams

301-730-6861 www.mountainspirityoga.com

Mommy & Me Yoga– Kayla McCourtney

Shala Wellness- Allison Dapsauski, Mommy & Me Yoga

301-682-9642 www.shalawellness.com

Sol Yoga

301-620-0027 www.solyoga.org

 

 

Revised June 30, 2018

Compiled by The Birthing Circle

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