Excellent minimally invasive Obstetricians

Mt Sinai (East 98th St and 5th Av)
• Village Obstetrics - Dr. Jaqueline Worth and Dr. George Mussalli
• MFM Associates - Drs. Bender, Rebarber, Silverstein and Miller
• Dr. Leipzig

Mt Sinai West - Roosevelt (West 59th and 10th Av)
• Dr. Farris Fahmy - Aster OB/GYN (birth center and L&D)
• Drs. Nabizadeh, Bradley, Rhee and Shulina (birth center and L&D)
• Dr. Renuka Paka and Midwives (midwives in birth center, Paka on L&D)
• Dr. Gae Rodke
• Dr. Allegra Cummings

 Lenox Hill (East 77 between Lex and Park)
• Dr. Elliston and Dr. Ng
• Dr. Mary Lee Rivera-Casamento

NYU (East 31st and 1st Av)
• Downtown Women
• Dr. Andrew Scheinfeld

NYP Cornell (East 68th and York)
• Dr. Leonard, Dr. Dobrenis and Dr. Hockstein

NYP Downtown Hospital (Financial District)
• Dr. Bernadith Russell
• Dr. Jacques Moritz, Dr. Harry Sing Lee and practice
• Dr. Raymond Wong

Hospital Midwives
Metropolitan Hospital (East 97 St and 2nd Av)
• Village Maternity - Midwifery care + Dr. Jaqueline Worth and Dr. George Mussalli

Mt Sinai West - Roosevelt (West 59th and 10th Av)
• Community Midwifery
• CBS Midwifery
• Central Park Midwifery

NYP Downtown Hospital (Financial District)
• Coralie Macqueen, CNM; Susannah Donahue-Negbaur, CNM; and Rita Wagner, CNM     
Jacques Moritz, MD, who will co-manage any complications of pregnancy/labor. 

Holy Name Hospital (Teaneck, NJ) 7 mins from the GWB 
• Lauren Pine-Bildner, CNM; 973-981-1123, tubs for waterbirth, very supportive of 
unmedicated birth and all postpartum rooms are private

Pascack Valley Medical Center, (Westwood, NJ) 20-30 mins from the GWB
• Lonnie Morris; 201-567-0810, tubs for waterbirth, very supportive of 
unmedicated birth and all postpartum rooms are private

Homebirth Midwives
• Find a Homebirth Midwife in NY
• Martha Roth
• Valeriana Pasqua-Masback
• Miriam Schwarzschild
• Barri Malek
• Nuranisa Rae
• Jenna Houston
• Marcy Tardio

Pediatricians - click to download list

Childbirth Education
• Happy Healthy Child - The Ultimate Childbirth Education - DVD Series
• Pain to Power Online Childbirth Experience - online classes
• Mary Esther Malloy's Bradley class - Chelsea
• Parent Craft - Park Slope, Brooklyn
• Baby Zone Crash Courses - Gramercy, UWS and private in your home
• Pregnancy and Parenting - Tribeca, Chelsea and Prospect Heights, Brooklyn
• Prenatal Yoga Center - UWS
• Bend and Bloom Yoga Park Slope
• Ellen Chuse Park Slope
• Birthday Presence SoHo and Park Slope
• Tanya Wills' Bradley class - UWS/Morningside Heights
• Julia Mannes - private and group classes
• Ceridwen Morris/NYC Birth Prep - private in your home
• Ecstatic Birth Training Sessions - online classes
• Preparing for Beastfeeding with Ayelet Kaznelson - The Motherhood Center/Midtown East

Physical Therapy
• Pamela Morrison and Luba Starostiaker West 66th St.
• Renew PT Flatiron and Park Slope
• Bob Turner/Movement CoLab Chelsea
• Lindsey Vestal home visits
• Gobi Pillai at Brooklyn Health PT Park Slope, Brooklyn
• Dhay Sese at Well Nest PT Midtown East

Personal Training
• Anthony Nehra/NYCFit  Chelsea
Personal trainer, nutrition coach and author behind

• Christiane Mauro Acupuncture W 14th St./Chelsea
• Qi Li Acupuncture & Acupressure Center W 94 St./UWS
• Angela Le/Fifth Avenue Fertility Acupuncture E 86 St/UES
• Michelle LaDue/Moonflower Acupuncture W 23rd St./Chelsea
• Sarah Frolich/Juniper Wellness W 23 St./Chelsea
• Sujaan M. Grimson Fifth Ave/Union Square
• Miriam Pinales/Conscious Health & Wellness Seventh Ave/Midtown West
• Rachel Koenig/Aurora Healing Arts Park Slope and Bay Ridge
• Shane Hoffman/Turning Point Acupuncture Lincoln Center area/UWS
• Yiska Obadia W 111 St/UWS

• Vera Krijn Reflexology  ARCB certified with 18+ years experience

Chiropractic - Webster Technique practicioners
• Dr. Randi Jaffe, Chiropractor
• Beth Forgosh, Discover Chiropractic

Pre/Postnatal Massage
• Medical Massage Group
• Robyn Rubenstein LMT/Manhattan Massage
• Yiska Obadia/Acupuncture and Massage
Prenatal/Postnatal Massage with skills to accomomdate pregnant bodies/bellies

Breastfeeding/Lactation Consultants
• Ayelet Kaznelson, IBCLC Lactation Consultant 917-620-4068
Teaches prenatal breastfeeding/newborn care and is an IBCLC lactation consultant
• Susan Burger, IBCLC Lactation Consultant 917-912-8066
IBCLC lactation consultant and President of the NY Lactation Consultant Association
• Freda Rosenfeld, IBCLC Lactation Consultant 718-469-5990
• Meredith Fein Lichtenberg, IBCLC Lactation Consultant
Director of A Mother Is Born, IBCLC, postpartum doula, parenting educator and writer

Breastfeeding Doctors
• Dr. Scott Siegel 212-204-7923, 23 West 45th Street
Oral/Maxillofacial Surgeon, Pioneer of Lip/Tongue-tie Surgery, specializing in the treatment of babies
• Mona Gabbay MD, IBCLC 914-632-7999
The Breastfeeding Doctor
• Dr. Linda Dahl 212-920-3047
Board certified and specializing in the treatment of babies, tongue tie/breastfeeding difficulties

Breastfeeding Clinics (women only)
• Ayelet Kaznelson, IBCLC in Midtown East  • Susan Berger IBCLC at Kinected in Chelsea
The Motherhood Center, 205 Lexington Ave,151 W 19th St, 2nd floor, btwn 6/7 Aves
10 FL, Thursdays 3-5pm $50       Tuesdays 9-11am drop-in group clinic Register​ 
no clinic on holidays, no registration required

• Tribeca Parenting Breastfeeding Clinic     • Susan Berger - Columbus Circle
at Tribeca, Gowanus, Ft. Greene &      211 W 56th St, Suite 34D
Jersey City locations    Saturdays 10am-12pm
multiple times/days $40      semi-private group clinic 
Register/see schedule          Register

Placental Encapsulation
• Moonflower Healing Arts Michelle LaDue 718-415-1583
• Erica Shane, Holistic Postpartum Doula & Placenta Care  941-400-4347
• The Placenta Sisters - AJ & Veronica  612-298-4016(V) 347-881-5698( AJ,

Postpartum Doulas
• Dominique Weiss, L&D and Mother Baby Nurse, Doula, IBCLC
• Meema Spadola, PCD (DONA), CLC
• Caitlin FitzGordon
• Maiysha Campbell
• Jess Frederick
• Doula Care Postpartum Service
• NYC Doula Collective Postpartum Doula

Childcare/Babysitters/Nanny Services
• RCG Kids
• SitterCity

Baby Nurse/Newborn Babysitter
• Dominique Weiss, L&D and Mother Baby Nurse, Doula, IBCLC
• Elizabeth Hall, Baby Nurse, NICU and Peds ER LPN 
• Lullaby Baby Nurse Services
• Frances Stewart Agency
• Valerie Halls
• Deborah Ramirez
• Nadine Hewitt
• Kadisha Willacy
• Rose Campbell

Newborn Photography
• Big Apple Portraits
• Emily Burke Photography

New Mom's Groups
• Mary Esther Malloy Tues in Chelsea, Thur in Inwood

Postpartum Depression & Transitioning to Motherhood
• The Motherhood Center
• Dr. Kelly Brogan
• Ellen Krug, MSW, LCSW

Baby Sleep Specialist
• Erica Shane

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