Specialty

Greening the Womb: Nutrition Counseling During Pregnancy

At GetzWell Pediatrics, we know whole kid care begins before birth. Research clearly points to the important ways a pregnant woman’s diet and lifestyle influence her unborn child’s health–for a lifetime! We are experienced in helping women achieve the highest level of health and well being during pregnancy in order to decrease the risk that their children will develop asthma, eczema, food allergies, autism, ADHD, autoimmune illness, etc.

Why Should I Come in For Nutritional Counseling During Pregnancy?

Awareness about the toxicity of food, water, and the environment has grown and myriad studies show that an expectant mother’s exposures can affect her developing baby’s brain, immune and hormone systems. Our recommendations derive from the cutting edge field of epigenetics and integrates information about nutrition, intestinal health, greening your home, and avoiding toxins. We call it “greening the womb” and it includes (but isn’t limited to):

During your appointment, we will create an individualized plan to positively influence your growing baby’s lifetime health. Your child’s physical health and neurological development are our main concerns and we want to help you give him/her the best possible start to a vital and long life.

Professional Ear Piercing Services

GetzWell Pediatrics offers professional ear piercing. What should I know about scheduling an appointment?

Ear piercing is available for both members and non-members of all ages. The patient need only have received at least one DTaP vaccine. Ears are pierced one at a time. There is a $165 charge for the appointment and single use, sterile 24K gold plated stud earrings are included. The $165 fee may not be submitted to insurance and is due at the time of making the appointment.

Call us to schedule an appointment with one of our providers.