Health & Birth Related Links
Local References

Placenta Encapsulation Services:

Betsy Sheldon, RN   608 606 6364,  Viroqua, Wi

Gena Reitano, LM  608 209 5250

Jade Ann Moseti  608 386 6687, LaCrosse, Wi

Susan Glass 608 313 4851, Lone Rock,  Wi

Childbirth Education:

Angie Boisen, Midwifery Assistant
608 293 1081

Angela Albert, Bradley Method 608 386 3674

Allied Health Services :


Coulee Health Spine and Bodyworks, West Salem, Wi
Erica Boland, DC 608 498 4669

Feils Knapp Chiropractic and Wellness Center, Onalaska, Wi
Carolyn Feils Knapp, DC 608 783 9355

Naturally Aligned Chiropractic and Wellness, La Crescent, MN
Kasey Heichel, DC  507 895 8100

Live Well Chiropractic and Wellness, La Crosse, Wi
Angie Frank, DC 608 782 6800

Mcnally Spinal Care LLC, Tomah, Wi
Matthew T Mcnally, DC 608 372 5900

Quality of Life Chiropractic, Viroqua, Wi
Paul and Paula Grenier, DC  608 637 6767

Renata Anderson, DC,  Onalaska, Wi   608 783 7735

Center of Chiropractic Neurology, LLC
Dr. Donald Pfau,  Sauk City, Wi   608 370 7328

Arvigo Technique Mayan Abdominal Massage:

Kate Chantry, LM   608 632 0833,  Westby, Wi

Lisa Varnes-Epstein, PA, LM , Soldiers Grove, Wi
608 872 2191

Angie Roherty, LMT  Viroqua, Wi   
608 334 5511

Other (Massage, Chiropractic, Accupuncture, Cranial-Sacral Therapy, Zero Balance Therapy, Prenatal Fitness, Yoga):

Tapestry Yoga, Viroqua, Wi 608 632 0759
Anna Kimm, Yoga and prenatal fitness, Viroqua, Wi

Holistic Health Center, Viroqua Wi 608 637 7272

Viroqua Healing Arts Center, 608 637 7600

Pay for service health care (affordable,  no insurance accepted):
Neighborhood Family Clinics, LaCrosse, Winona, Viroqua, and Sparta  608 781 9880


Angie Boisen, Viroqua Wi  608 293 1081

Erica Boland

Arrival Arts (Doulas in the LaCrosse, Wi area)
563 379 6268

Stacy Petersheim, Certified Doula Viroqua, Wi
608 632 1139

Sally Hansen, Winona, Mn area 507 779 2165
Patient Faq's


Medical Council on Vaccinations: (also look on youtube for Dr. Suzanne Humphries lectures and podcasts)

Nutrition/Diet in Pregnancy

Morning Sickness/ultrasound/vitamin K

Tips for surviving prodromal labor

Fitness in pregnancy and postpartum

Birth related links

Consumer web site providing evidence based information on breastfeeding and parenting issues:

Information about fetal postioning:

A national not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of maternity care:

Web site of the Coalition for Improving Maternity Services whose mission is to promote an evidence-based wellness model of maternity care:

Site for the American College of Nurse-Midwives offering consumer education and find a midwife resource:

Citizens for Midwifery, a national consumer based group providing information and resources and references promoting midwifery and out of hospital birth:

Professional association that represents Licensed Midwives in Wisconsin, offering consumer education and finding a midwife resource:

Offering information on the different types of midwiferyand a national find a midwife resource:

International cesarean awareness network providing support and refernces for natural birth, VBAC, and prevention of cesarean section:

La Leche League International, the original breastfeeding support and education organization:

Dr. Mercola’s site on alternative medicine:

Healthcare Providers


Dr. Modupe Omule OB/GYN
Dr. Rebecca Scareth, DO
Dr. Costa Sousou, OB/GYN
Dr. Jessica Sosso, Family Medicine
Dr. Jacqueline Van Manen, DO, Integrative Medicine
All Certified Nurse Midwives


Chen Her, MD Family Medicine
Brandi Strong, MD   OB and Family Medicine
Jennifer Karnowski, MD  OB/GYN
Mary Kuffel, MD  OB/GYN
Charles Schauberger, MD OB/GYN
Jill McMullen MD, Osteopath
All Certified Nurse Midwives

Vernon Memorial:

Complementary Medicine at Vernon Memorial Healthcare, Viroqua, Wi 
608 637 4799

La Farge Medical Clinic-VMH                                  LaFarge, WI  608 625 2494   OB providers:  Dr. Sedgwick, Dr. Pfaff, Dr.Lawler