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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

Doxology Health

Attends births at Summa Health System Akron

Local Hospitals & Birth Centers

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


Labor & Birth Preparation

Kara Figueroa


Amy Julian Childbirth

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)

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




Mental Health Support

River Root Counseling

Uniontown, OH

Elizabeth Fiocca

Brecksville, OH

Dancy Perinatal

Nationwide Online Classes




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

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