Montgomery County Resources

Montgomery 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

 

 

 

 

 

 

East West Wellness

www.eastwestwellnesscenter.com

Nikki Richman

www.metsuyanwellness.com

Sabrina Uy

240-432-3392 www.acujourneys.com

 

Babywearing Support

 

Beltway Babywearing   

beltwaybabywearers.blogspot.com

Bringing Home Baby (Consultations & Shop, Silver Spring)

www.bringinghomebaby.biz

 

Belly Binding

 

Doulas of Central MD

410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmd.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller)

240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

 

Birthing Centers

 

Frederick Birthing Center (Frederick, MD)

240-815-5309  www.frederickbirthcenter.com

BirthCare Beginnings Birth Center (Alexandria, VA)

703-549-5070 www.birthcare.org

Premier Birth Center (Winchester, VA)

540-709-1737 www.Premierbirth.com

Special Beginnings (Arnold, MD)

410-626-8982 www.specialbeginnings.com

 

 

Birth Classes

 

 

Birth You Desire (In person & Online)

www.birthyoudesire.com

Family Ways (Rachel Frier Carbonneau)

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

Hands and Heart Childbirth Services (Dani Schuman)

www.facebook.com/handsandheartbirthservices

Lindsey Welch (Birthworks)

www.lindseywelchphotography.com/natural-childbirth-education-classes

Mother’s Assurance Birth Services (Eva Street)

443-804-0950 www.mothersassurance.com

My Birth Companion, LLC – Odile Penet

443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller)

240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

 

Breastfeeding/Chestfeeding Support Meetings

 

Breastfeeding Center of Greater Washington (Classes)

202-293-5182 www.breastfeedingcenter.org

F&P Birth & Breastfeeding Services (BF Counseling)

www.women-serving-women.com

La Leche League of Montgomery County, MD

www.lllofmd-de-dc.org/index.html or https://www.facebook.com/groups/129852933908/

24 hour hotline 877-452-5324

La Leche League of Takoma Park

www.facebook.com/groups/llloftakomapark

Holy Cross Hospital & Breastfeeding USA MoCo Chapter

www.holycrosshealth.org/documents/maternity_center/breastfeedingusa.pdf

Meetings every 3rd Tuesday of the month at Holy Cross

 

 

Cesarean Section & VBAC Support

 

 

International Cesarean Awareness Network ICAN

www.facebook.com/ICANofMontgomeryCounty

 

Chiropractors (Webster Certified)

 

Health & Fitness Chiropractic Clinic

301-770-9601 http://drmyoung.chirodirectory.com/

Kadin Family Chiropractic

240-430-1004 www.kadinfamilychiro.com

 

 

Circumcision & Intact Care Information

 

Sarah Fangmeyer- Intact MD

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

 

Cloth Diapers

 

Blue Ridge Cloth Diapering

www.facebook.com/groups/blueridgeclothdiaperingnetwork

Cloth Diaper Classes

*See below Specialty Stores for local retail options

 

Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Support

 

Family Justice Center

240-773-0444 https://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/fjc/

Heartly House, Inc. (Frederick, MD)

301-662-8800 www.heartlyhouse.org

House of Ruth (DC)

202-667-7001 www.houseofruth.org

My Sister’s Place(DC)

202-529-5991 www.mysistersplacedc.org/domestic-violence

 

Doulas

Maryland State Doulas

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

 

 

Baby Days Doula (Laura Soisson)

301-639-1006 www.babydaysdoula.com

Bethany Silva

www.bethanydoula.com

Big Belly Hug (Roni Zelivinski)

www.bigbellyhug.wordpress.com

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

www.birthyoudesire.com

Brittany DeFrehn

301-514-4747 http://www.brittanydefrehnphotography.com/doula-services/

Body Ways of Natural Healing

202-271-8143 https://squareup.com/store/thebodysway

Doulas of Central MD

410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmd.com

F&P Birth & Breastfeeding Services

www.women-serving-women.com

Family Ways (Rachel Frier Carbonneau)

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

Hands and Heart Childbirth Services (Dani Schuman)

www.facebook.com/handsandheartbirthservices

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

www.Facebook.com/HandWavesBirth

Hardwick Birth Services (Gemma Manino)

917-995-6017 www.hardwickbirthservices.com

Informed Birth Choices (Alison Knotek)

410-941-9422 www.informedbirthchoices.org

Jenn Whitaker

www.jenndoula.com

Jessica Kent Birth Services

240-285-3785    www.jessicakentbirthservices.com

Mother’s Assurance (Eva Street)

443-804-0950       www.mothersassurance.com

My Birth Companion, LLC (Odile Penet)

443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller)

240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Shannon Serrano

https://doulamatch.net/profile/14266/shannon-serrano

Silver Spring Doula

www.silverspringdoula.com

Starlight Birth (Laura Marks)

Maryland State Doulas

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

 

Essential Oils

 

 

 

Birth You Desire (Ursula Sabia Sukinik)

www.birthyoudesire.com

Kimberlea Pirrone (DoTerra)

919-928-4638 www.mydoterra.com/healthyfortomorrow

 

Fitness (Pregnancy & Postpartum)

 

Katie King

703-909-9164 lovelifefitmd@gmail.com

Valerie Wiest

240-547-7063 www.valeriewiest.com

 

Lactation Consultants (IBCLC)

 

Breastfeeding Center of Greater Washington

202-293-5182 www.breastfeedingcenter.org

Breastfeeding Center of MD

301-355-3280 www.breastfeedingcenterofmd.com

Metropolitan Breastfeeding

301-943-9293        www.metropolitanbreastfeeding.com

The Lactation Room

301-529-5433 www.lactationadvisor.com

Traveling Baby Nurse

703-713-2370 www.travelingbabynurse.com

 

Massage

 

Body & Soul Healing Arts (Angela Ferri)

www.bodyandsoulhealingarts.com

Body Ways of Natural Healing (Prenatal/Postpartum & Infant Massage)

202-271-8143 https://squareup.com/store/thebodysway

Dana Durand

240-753-3823 www.danadurand.com

Infant Massage- Bringing Home Baby

www.bringinghomebaby.biz

 

 

Midwives

Frederick Birthing Center (Frederick, MD)

240-815-5309  www.frederickbirthcenter.com

Birthroot Midwifery (Shanna Mastrangelo & Zellene Struble)

304-876-3516 www.birthrootwv.com

M.A.M.A.S. Midwives (Bilingual English & Spanish)

www.mamasmidwives.com

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

301-414-2300 www.midwiferycareassociates.com

Mother Care Midwifery (Sarah Branson)

541-731-7612 www.mothercaremidwifery.org

Red House Birth (Amy Miller)

240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Riverside Midwifery, LLC (Nannette Jenkins, Chris Bontrager)

240-341-4974 www.riversidemidwifery.com

Sacred Journey Birthing Services (Diane Sellers)

410-227-6174 www.sacredjourneybirthing.com

Shifrah’s Sisters Holistic Birth Services  (Elizabeth Reiner)

202-446-4400 www.shifrahssisters.com

 

 

Miscarriage and Infant Loss

 

 

Chesapeake Life Center

www.chesapeakelifecenter.org

Family Ways (Rachel Frier Carbonneau)

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

Isaac Delisle Foundation

www.isaacdelislefoundation.org

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

240-626-6856 www.nowilaymedowntosleep.org

 

Mother Blessings/ Blessingways

 

Family Ways (Rachel Frier Carbonneau)

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

Lisa Feiertag

240-515-4590 lisa@ariveroflove.com

 

Nutrition

 

Health Solutions (Jason Erichsen, Juice Plus consultant)

240-997-3971 jasonerichsen@gmail.com

Kadin Family Chiropractic

240-430-1004 www.kadinfamilychiro.com

Melanie Nupp Nutritional, Fundtional Nutritionist

240-720-2614 www.melanienupp.com

 

 

OBGYN’s

 

Comtemporary OBGYN Associates

301-468-0073 www.contemporaryobgynassoc.com

Simmonds, Martin & Helmbrecht, Chtd.

301-620-7144   www.smhobgyn.com

 

 

Pediatricians

 

Childrens First Pediatrics

www.childrenfirstpediatrics.com

Coleman Pediatrics

301-468-9225 www.coleman-pediatrics.com

 

Placenta Encapsulation

 

Ana Paula

240-801-0499

Doulas of Central MD

410-871-8148 www.doulasofcentralmd.com

Ellie Landru & April Clemons

elizabethlandru@gmail.com

Family Ways (Rachel Frier Carbonneau)

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

Jenn Whitaker

www.jenndoula.com

Maryland Placenta Nurse (Heather Rawlett)

843-957-4690 www.marylandplacentanurse.com

My Birth Companion, LLC (Odile Penet)

443-739-0113 www.mybirthcompanion.com

Red House Birth (Amy Miller)

240-643-8768 www.redhousebirth.com

Silver Spring Placenta

www.silverspringplacenta.com

 

 

Postpartum Support

 

Support Group at Holy Cross:

http://www.holycrosshealth.org/postpartum-depression-support-group

Emily Griffin (Psychotherapist, LICWS, LCSW-C)

www.happyparentshappybabies.com

Home Postpartum Services, LLC

202-798-2098 www.homepostpartum.com

Dr. Julie Bindemann (Psychotherapist, Psy-D)

240-505-5751 www.greaterwashingtontherapy.com

Traveling Baby Nurse (Deborah Donahue, RN)

703-713-2370 www.travelingbabynurse.com

 

Pregnancy, Birth & Baby Photographers

 

Angie Klaus

www.angieklausphotography.com

Brittany DeFrehn

www.brittanydefrehnphotography.com

Christin Lewin

www.christinlewin.com

Faith Kelchaw

www.faithkelchawphotography.com

Jessica Huey

www.family-ways.com

Kimberleigh Schneider

www.kimberleighschneiderphotography.com

Lindsey Welch

www.lindseywelchphotography.com

Sarah Rachel Photography

www.sarahrachaelphotography.com

Tara Beth Olson

www.tarabetholson.com/photography

 

Specialty Stores

 

Bringing Home Baby

www.bringinghomebaby.biz

 

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

 

 

Yoga- Prenatal & Maternal

Rebecca Zarrella (Family Ways)

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

Thrive Yoga

301-294-9642 www.thriveyoga.com

Willow Street Yoga

301-270-8038 www.willowstreetyoga.com

 

 

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Revised June 30, 2018

Compiled by The Birthing Circle

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