Local Resource List

NOVA, DC & MD Pregnancy, Birth, Breastfeeding, Postpartum & Newborn Resources

  1. Premier Birth Center, Chantilly, VA
  2. GWU Midwives @ George Washington University
  3. Midwives Chloe Rios and Traci Marin with Centreville OBGYN at INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital (also have an office in Reston with delivery at Reston Hospital as an option)
  4. Family Health and Birth Center, Washington, DC
  5. Loudoun Community Midwives at Stone Springs Hospital in Dulles, Va
  6. BirthCare, Old Town Alexandria, VA
  7. Midwifery Care Associates (MCA) at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital
  8. NOVA Home Birth Midwives
  1. Dr. Amr Madkour and other OB/GYNs and Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialists at the GW Medical Faculty Associates, GWU Hospital
  1. Dr. Erica Statman, Maimonides Chiropractor, Fairfax, VA
  2. Dr. Andrino Flovotomous and Dr. Ashley at Chiro Group, Alexandria VA
  3. Dr. Lynn Canzano of Canzano Chiropractic, Herndon, VA
  1. Red Moon Yoga with Kate Miller- Washington DC
  2. Pure Nurture at East Meets West Yoga- Tysons, VA
  3. Flow Yoga: Go With It– Ashburn, VA
  4. Beloved Yoga– Reston
  1. Najwa Awad with Amanah Counseling, in-person and online, Maryland.  For online/video-conference consultations and new mom coaching, check out Smiling Mom
  2. Postpartum VA– online postpartum resources for the NoVA area
  3. DMV Perinatal Mental Health Resources

(Very useful in postpartum healing! Everyone who has been pregnant should get a consultation. )

  1. Megan Smith Anderson, Alexandria VA
  2. Rachel Aronson, Core Elements Physical Therapy, Arlington, VA
  3. Christine Chappell, Bodies in Motion, Fairfax, VA
  4. Lauren, Sterace, Restore Physical Therapy and Wellness, Leesburg, VA
  5. Ann Udofia and Marisa Alonso, Body Connect Health and Wellness, Washington DC- & now offering sessions on Fridays at Birthcare in Old Town Alexandria
  6. Carrie Pagliano, Georgetown University Hospital, Georgetown, Washington DC
  1. Shirl at Canzano Chiropractic, Herndon, VA
  2. Silbia at Feeling Great Massage, Falls Church & Vienna, VA
  3. Elizabeth Shrader at The Well, Washington DC- prenatal
  1. All Pediatrics
  2. Dr. Matt Irwin (many local doulas recommend)
  3. Drs. Murphy and Staats
  4. NOVA Pediatrics- Dr. Atiyeh
  1. La Leche League of Alexandria–  Monthly Support Meetings at BirthCare, 3rd Tuesday of month
  2. La Leche League of Ashburn– 1st and 3rd Thursday at Panera Bread
  3. Local La Leche League Chapters in NOVA
  4. Local LLL Chapters of DC and Maryland
  5. Babywearing Groups in DC, MD, NOVA
  6. Beltway Babywearers– meetings in Tysons, Silver Spring, Lorton, Centreville
  1. Traci Marin and Chloe Rios, Midwives with Centreville OB/GYN,  and Reston Women’s Health  Attend births at INOVA Fair Oaks including VBA2Cs
  2. George Washington University Midwives, Washington DC, Northern VA and Rockville/Bethesda, Maryland
  3. MedStar Midwives at Washington Hospital Center, Washington DC

Womb Steaming

Muneera Fontaine, Peaceful Earth, Graceful Birth, Washington DC

For fertility, pregnancy, labor and postpartum.

  1. Njemile Carol Jones, Fertile Living, Old Town Alexandria, VA
  1. Micah Simmons Photography- birth/newborn/family photography