Resources

Local Providers

OBGYN & Associates
Attends births at Summa Health System Akron and Cleveland Clinic Akron General

Summa Midwives
Attends births at Summa Health System Akron

Local Hospitals & Birth Centers

Summa Akron Campus
CNM and OBGYN care, 4 tub rooms, special care nursery

Summa Barberton Campus
OBGYN care, 1 tub room

 

Labor & Birth Preparation

Amy Julian Childbirth
Classes
 

Evidence Based Birth
Classes, podcasts and resources
 

Spinning Babies
Online classes
 

Bundle Birth
Online classes

 

 

Breastfeeding & Pumping Support

Summit Lactation (Akron, Ohio)

Breastfeeding consultations

The Breastfeeding Center (Massillon, Ohio)
Breastfeeding classes and consultations

Cara Wewer, Certified Lactation Consultant (Akron, Ohio)
330-289-2905

Appalachian Breastfeeding Network
24/7 Breastfeeding Support

Kelly Mom
Troubleshooting, Support & Tips

My Baby Experts
Virtual Breastfeeding Class

LactMed Database
Database of medication and chemicals and the levels passed through breast milk, possible concerns associated with each and possible alternatives to consider

 

 

 

Formula Feeding

The Formula Mom
Formula guide

 

 

 

Chiropractic Care (Pregnancy, Post Natal and Infant)

Webster Technique Information
 

Webster Technique Provider Locator

 

 

 

Cesarean and VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean) Support

International Cesarean Awareness Network (ICAN)
 

ICAN Summit County Chapter

Monthly meetings in Summit County
 

VBAC Facts