Midwifery Care

Mary Tisdale, CNM, APN, WHNP
Kindred OB-GYN
2806 N Knoxville Ave
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 687-6500

Laura (Graham) Lawson, CNM
Dr. Nona Fulk
1300 Franklin Ave Suite 360
Normal, IL 61761
(309) 808-0940

Chris McAtee, CNM
Harrington OB-GYN
2709 Broadway Rd
Pekin, IL 61554
(309) 353-3330

Bernice Keutzer, CNM, APN, MS
Labor of Love Midwifery Services
32169-2050 N. Ave
Arlington, IL 61312
(815) 894-2507
Homebirth midwife

Brande Ruskusky, CNM
With Woman Midwifery Service
1924 W Laura Ave
Peoria, IL, 61604
(309) 258-3216
Homebirth midwife

Sherry Hartenbower, CNM
Teverbaugh Croland & Mueller Ob/Gyn & Associates, S.C.
8600 N Rt 91, Suite 330
Peoria, IL 61615
(309) 692-2025

Jolene Hamann, CNM
Obstetrics and Gynecology Care Associates, S.C.
1505 Eastland Drive, Suite 500
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 662-2273


Dr. Nona Fulk
(309) 808-0940
VBAC supportive (1 prior c-section)

Dr. Harold Nord
(309) 454-3456

Dr. Jeffrey Galvan
(309) 454-7400

Dr. David H. Kindred
(309) 687-6500
VBAC supportive

Dr. Douglas Harrington
(309) 353-3330
VBAC supportive

Dr. Sarah Dutta
(309) 664-3800

Dr. Daniel A. Nord & Dr. Richard Wellman
Nord & Wellman OB-Gyn
(309) 663-8888

Dr. Susan Svientek & Dr. Sherri M Thornton
Women for Women
(309) 888-9900

Dr. Lawrence Gratkins
Obstetrics & Gynecology II, Ltd.
(309) 454-1074

Dr Joe Santiago
Obstetrics and Gynecology Care Associates, S.C.
(309) 662-2273
VBAC Supportive

Teverbaugh Croland & Mueller Ob/Gyn & Associates, S.C.
(309) 692-2025
VBAC Supportive

Lactation Support

Sarah Musselman, Lactation Consultant
OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Birthing Center
(309) 665-4704

Newman Breastfeeding Clinic and Institute,
Dr. Jack Newman
Breastfeeing information and videos.

La Leche League of Bloomington-Normal
Catherine Preston-Schreck
Susan Mohr
Free mother-to-mother support group. Current meeting information can be found on their website

Arleta de Dianous
Right Start Lactation Consultants
(309) 452-2070

Breatfeeding and parenting site. Excellent resource for all your breastfeeding quesions. They have information regarding herbal supplements.

Chiropractic Care

Kabir Center for Health
Dr. Kabir
(309) 663-7011

Mitchell Family Chiropractic Center
Dr. Susan Mitchell
(309) 828-6200
Certified in the Webster Breech Turning Technique

Prairieland Wellness Center
Dr. Craig A Bowars, D.C.
820 E. Grove St.
(309) 829-3330

Kramer Chiropractic and Acupuncture Center
Dr. Keith Kramer
(309) 693-9600
Chiropractor, acupuncture, moxibustion

Eastland Chiropractic & Wellness Center
(309) 662-8418

Healthy Living Family Chiropractic
Dr. Maranda Wyatt
(309) 662-3600
Certified in the Webster Technique

Griesbaum Family Chiropractic
Dr. Timothy Griesbaum
(309) 268-9888

Brown Chiropractic Center
(309) 664-0102

Favorite Online Links

The Unnecessaren
Information and cesearean advocacy

The Brewer Pregnancy Diet
Information about pregnancy nutrition

Spinning Babies
Information on optimal fetal positioning

Heci Goer
Author and natural birth advocate

Penny Simkin
Author, doula, childbirth educator and birth counselor.

Childbirth Connection
Pregnancy and childbirth information

Plus Size Pregnancy
Pregnancy information

Welcome Baby
Baby and Pregnancy information

Birthing Naturally
Information about pregnancy and natural childbirth

Internation Cesarean Network

Midwifery Today
Midwife and birth publications

Pregnancy and natural childbirth articles

Pregnancy and parenting community

The Coalition for Breech Birth
Information and advocy for breech birth

Coalition For Improving Maternity Services
Birth advocay

Jennifer Block
Author of the book "Pushed"

Ask Dr. Sears
Pregnancy and childbirth information from the well known Dr. Sears

A Labor Of Love
Doula services serving Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Other Information

The Fine Print

The previous information on this page is provided for your information only. Nurtured Birth Chidlbirth Services does not endorse or recommend any of the practioners. You must do your own research before making a decision to use any of these resources. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us. If you have a favorite resource and would like it added, please don't hesitate to let us know.

Our Affiliations

DONA is a doula certifying organization

Information about the Hypnobabies childbirth education

Other Local Resources

Nurtured Baby Boutique
Cloth diapering and babywearing items. Local pickup in the Bloomington / Normal IL area available

Reflect Photography
Local photography studio with a unique flair. They do maternity and new baby pictures

S.A.S. BodyScapes
Local Massage Therapy & Prenatal Belly Casting

Tumbling Leaves Photography
Local Photography studio. They do maternity, new baby and birth photography.

Wise Women Birth Services
Offering placenta encapsulation services to women in central Illinois