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

Childbirth Educators

Robin Ross

Sarah Page

Christine Sheets Nutile

Cloud Nine Birth Services

Natural Birth Classes (click here to sign up)

Birth Doulas

Stephanie Hattan, HCHD (Joliet)

Robin Ross

Meg Smith (Naperville)

Allison Castaneda

Jordan Dorsey (Naperville)

Samantha Doula Services (Warrenville)

Postpartum Doulas

Meg Smith (Naperville)

Samantha Doula Services

Fertility Specialists

Randy Morris, MD (Naperville, Plainfield)

Home Birth Midwifery Care

My Mindful Birth (Naperville)

Midwives Care LLC

Gentle Birth Care

Hospital Based Midwifery

OMG Women’s Health Care

Lactation Consultants

Melissa Preitauer, IBCLC (Naperville)

Crunchy Mama Lactation Services, IBCLC

Maternal Mental Health Therapists

Charlene Sanaude, MSW, LCSW (Naperville)

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

Mental Health Therapists

Nick McDonald (Naperville)

Massage Therapists

Anderson Therapeutic Massage (Naperville)

Mercier Therapy

Jennifer Mercier (St. Charles)

Sandra Lambatos, DC (Elmhurst)


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

Dr. Dan Pesavento (Barrington)


Willow Pediatrics & Lactation (Chicago)

Next Generation Pediatrics (South Elgin)

Whole Child Pediatrics (Yorkville)

Prenatal/Postpartum Fitness

BirthFit Prenatal and Postpartum Series (Chicago West Suburbs)


Women’s Health/Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

Body Gears Physical Therapy (Wheaton, Chicago)