Business, Services and Providers that are recommended by Dr. Leighton

Childbirth Educators

Robin Ross, Hypnobirthing

Sarah Page, Birth with Confidence

Cloud Nine Birth Services

Natural Birth Classes (click here to sign up)

Birth Doulas

Alex Hughart

Robin Ross & Leah Lichy (Blissful Births and Babies)

Meg Smith & Kelsey Haliti (Cloud Nine Birth Services)

Postpartum Doulas

Blissful Births and Babies

Cloud Nine Birth Services

Samantha Doula Services

Fertility Specialists

Randy Morris, MD (Naperville, Plainfield)

Home Birth Midwifery Care

Isabelle Guillou, CNM: My Mindful Birth (Naperville)

Gentle Birth Care (Wheaton)

Hospital Based Midwifery

Elmhurst Midwives

OMG Women’s Health Care

Lactation Consultants

Heather Dvorak, IBCLC

Melissa Preitauer, IBCLC (Naperville)

Crunchy Mama Lactation Services, IBCLC

Massage Therapists

Leah Lichy, LMT: MAMAssage

Amy Washington, LMT

Maternal Mental Health Therapists

Charlene Sanaude, MSW, LCSW (Naperville)

Shannon Merkin, LCSW (Naperville)

Bricolage Wellness (Aurora, Chicago-Lakeview/Lincoln Park, Lombard)

Mental Health Therapists

Nick McDonald (Aurora): Taking Control Counseling, Specializing in teen ADD/ADHD/ASD

Mercier Therapy

Jennifer Mercier (St. Charles)

Sandra Lambatos, DC (Elmhurst)


Dr. Michael Riermaier, MD (Elgin)

Dr. John Carrol (Carol Stream, St. Charles)

Dr. Dan Pesavento (Barrington)


Dr. Jennifer Eisenstein, APRN, DNP (Naperville, Arlington Heights)

Willow Pediatrics & Lactation (Chicago)

Next Generation Pediatrics (South Elgin)

Whole Child Pediatrics (Yorkville)

Pediatric Dental: Lip/Tongue Tie Revision

Dr. George Lin (Buffalo Grove, Crystal Lake)

Prenatal/Postpartum Fitness

BirthFit Prenatal and Postpartum Series (Chicago West Suburbs)

Prenatal Yoga with Alex Hughart

Pilates By Carrie

Women’s Health/Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

Kirk Center for Healthy Living (Lockport)

Carrie Koziol, PT

Body Gears Physical Therapy (Wheaton, Chicago)