The Katy/Houston area has a vibrant birth community with local and online resources that our clients have found helpful in the past.  Below are links to some of these resources.  None of them are affiliated with Katy Birth Center.  If you have a positive (or negative) experience with any resource, please let your Midwife know.  We try to keep this list as current as possible, but that requires feedback from our clients.

 

Acupuncturist:

Balance Houston Acupuncture – Stephen Stein, LAc

Harmony Medical Acupuncture

West U Wellness

Whole Mama Collective

 

Baby Wearing:

Babywearing International of Greater Houston

 

Car Seat Safety:

Car Seats for the Littles

 

Childbirth Classes:

Birth Boot Camp with Andrea Powell, BBCI

Birth Boot Camp with Cheryl Amelang, BBCI

Birth Boot Camp, Online

Bradley Method with Karen Sanderson, AAHCC

HypnoBirthing with Cliodhna Griffin

 

Chiropractors:

Dr Amber Smith

Dr Kim Tran

Dr Kimberlee Barnhart

Dr Megan Cox

Dr Megan Watier

Dr Stephanie Cohen

Dr Tedra Erickson Stanley

Dr Whitley Jagnanan

Cornelius Mobile Chiropractic

West U Wellness

 

Circumcision:

Dr Mark Gottesman

 

Donor Breast Milk:

HumanMilkBanking.org

Human Milk 4 Human Babies – Texas

MilkBank.org

MothersMilk.org

 

Doulas:

Beautiful Beginnings Katy Doula Services

Cheryl Amelang Doula Services

DoulaMatch.net

Houston Doula Cooperative

Jessica Gonzalez Doula Services

Karen Sanderson Doula Services

Katy Doulas

The Painted Doula

 

Lactation Services:

Baby Mama Lactation Consultant Services

Bay Area Breastfeeding & Education

Houston Area Lactation Consultants

Melissa Nealy, IBCLC

The Mother Baby bond

A Woman’s Work Babies & Breastfeeding Boutique

 

Local Events:

B.I.R.T.H. Fair Houston

Whole Mother talk show

 

Local Natural Parenting Stores:

Blossoming Mama

Sweet Baby Pearl’s Eco Emporium

 

Massage Therapy:

Dawn Riggs, LMT

Mobile Mama Massage

West U Wellness

Whole Mama Collective

 

Other Resources:

Consumer Safety Guide

Drug Dangers

Evidence Based Birth

Family Practice: Dr Navnit Mehta

Functional Medicine: Dr Paula Kruppstadt

Holistic Nutrition: Devon Choque, RD

Naturopathic Medicine: Dr Christina Silva Santisteban

Reiki & Craniosacral Therapy: Adrien Daniel, CST, RM, LMT

 

Pediatric Dentistry:

Amy Luedemann-Lazar, DDS, MS

Disha Mehta, DDS

 

Placenta Encapsulation:

Born Free Birthing

Mommy Phears Nothing Birth Services by Tara Phears

Selah Birth Services by Sara Fleeman

 

Postpartum & Family Counseling:

The Center for Postpartum Family Health

Bo’s Place Bereavement Counseling and Support

 

Prenatal & Postpartum Fitness:

BirthFit Houston

Hike it Baby

Yoga West

 

Tongue Tie Revisions:

Dr Ghaheri, ENT

Dr Julie Martinez, DDS

Dr James Liu, ENT

 

Training:

Birth Assistant Training

Midwifery Training

 

Ultrasound Services:

SonoMasters