Are you expecting, have a baby in the house, or hope to be expanding your family soon? Check out our Guide to Pregnancy, Baby, & Postpartum!
Having a baby is such an exciting time in a mother’s life! There is so much to learn, and the unknown can come with many questions from where can I find OBs in Wichita to who can I talk to about how I’m feeling during postpartum? Our hope is that this Pregnancy, Postpartum, & New Motherhood Guide will serve as a place to begin with your research in finding the best experts to lead the way.
We have teamed up with local businesses, providers, and services, who specialize in all things related to the journey into motherhood. We want to thank all of the featured sponsors and businesses listed below for helping bring this guide to you.
Pregnancy & Postpartum Guide for New & Expecting Moms | In & Around Wichita, KS
Their team is passionate about working with pregnant women and children. As a mother herself, Dr. Thompson understands the demands a pregnancy has on a person’s body. Being a new mom is hard and a fussy baby makes it harder. Chiropractic care can help make the transition to motherhood easier by helping mom and baby feel their best!
Are you looking for the best place for your new little one? Honey Tree and Branches Academy provides high quality educational programs for toddlers through middle school students. Their Academy provides caring, highly qualified educators that will guide children through a path of life-long learning and are dedicated to helping your child grow cognitively, physically, socially, and emotionally. Their curriculum, developed by an Early Childhood Education Specialist, incorporates thematic activities that encourage exploration, investigation, problem solving and discovery that will prepare children for success in school and beyond. They admit children starting at 12 months old and walking! Be sure to schedule a tour and get on the waiting list to ensure your child’s placement!
Pearl OBGYN is a full-service Obstetrics & Gynecology clinic. They deliver babies (prenatal care), perform Cesarean Deliveries & Gynecologic surgeries such as Hysterectomies and ovary surgeries. They provide complete preventive Women’s health care including pap smears, breast cancer screening, STD testing, and Infertility testing and treatment. Pearl was created to provide the absolute best care for the women of this community in a beautiful and comforting setting that is unlike any practice in Wichita.
Countless Wichita families have relied on The Wichita Baby Company for experienced in-home support in the postpartum period, and help at night with babies who aren’t big fans of sleeping. WBC is here to fulfill those needs for modern parents who want to get their life with baby off to the best possible start, and create memories of the postpartum period that are sweet, rather than fraught with anxiety and exhaustion. Featuring world-class postpartum doulas, newborn care specialists, registered nurses, and certified sleep consultants to provide professional and compassionate support whether day or night.
Lyndsey Buseman is a Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist who specializes in working with women and supporting them as they navigate through their own journeys. Lyndsey enjoys walking alongside each client as they face their own challenges and obstacles in life. She will work together with you to help create solutions that work uniquely to your own journey and to take the steps needed to get you where you want to be. Lyndsey has specialized training and experience in perinatal and maternal mental health, postpartum mood and anxiety disorders, infertility counseling, pregnancy trauma and loss, women’s issues, relationships and EMDR Therapy.
Beautiful Bond Breastfeeding Services offers prenatal and postpartum feeding support for new families. They focus on both mom and baby’s needs and optimize breastfeeding and baby’s oral function. They are committed to protecting and supporting the breastfeeding relationship between mother and baby through professional and compassionate care. Their goal is to help families meet their own set goals and walk alongside them on their journey of feeding baby.
Dr. Rachel with Family First Chiropractic has loved growing her prenatal and pediatric practice. After receiving chiropractic care during her pregnancy, Dr Rachel wanted other women to have the benefits of prenatal adjustments. Dr Rachel is Webster Technique certified through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) and has specialized in prenatal and postnatal care in practice.
The Village ICT is a clinic dedicated to the mental health needs of pregnant and postpartum women. They believe that a mother’s wellness is vital to the health of families. Visit with one of their five highly skilled therapists who specialize exclusively in perinatal mental health. They offer both in-person and virtual sessions. You will feel right at home in our judgement-free environment surrounded by providers who welcome you just as you are.
-Psychiatric Medication Management
* Their office serves all incomes and insurances
You are not alone! Your mental health matters. Your Village is waiting.
Have you noticed that your baby responds when you play a song in the car or sing to soothe him? Babies are naturally musical—and you don’t have to be a great singer or dancer yourself to nurture their love of music! In Riverside Music Together Babies classes, they’ve created a warm environment that supports your baby’s natural musicality—and their overall development. In the Babies music classes (pre-mobile babies, under 8 months), you’ll learn lots of ways to interact musically with your infant. And as you sing, laugh, and learn together, you’ll bond with your child and the other new parents in class!
Busy parents don’t always have the time to fit a group class into their schedule; that’s why Katie created a self-paced childbirth course, that you can do on YOUR schedule, and in the comfort of your own home! Holistic Childbirth Preparation incorporates many of the lessons & techniques that she learned in years of experience as a birth & postpartum doula; including evidence-based information, presented in an unbiased & comprehensive curriculum that will prepare you for the birth experience that YOU want.
With 10 modules full of content, including videos, exercises, quizzes, workbooks, a birth planning worksheet, and handy cheat sheets for your birth; this course will have you feeling confident and prepared for birth! Plus – you can enroll using your HSA or FSA!
Feeling lost after having a baby? Parenthood can be overwhelming. If you recently welcomed a new baby, and are feeling isolated in your struggle, know that you are not alone. If you’re looking for support, Flourish has your back.
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Pregnancy, Birth, & Postpartum Resources in Wichita
Via Christi Pregnancy & Birthing Classes (childbirth prep, breastfeeding, carseat safety, infant massage, and more)
Wesley Family Life Education Classes
– Early/Mid/Late Pregnancy Classes
– After Birth Classes (breastfeeding, infant massage, etc.)