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#1 of 3 Old 10-27-2009, 02:33 PM - Thread Starter
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I am new to this board. I am 24 weeks pregnant with our first child, preparing for a HB with Linda Perry and now looking for a pediatrician in NYC who will repsect that we are vegans and not interested in invasive medicine. Does anyone know of a like-minded pediatrician in NYC, especially one who accepts insurances? I saw a few names mentioned (I scrolled back about 10 pages worth of threads) but didn't see any threads dedicated to this, so hopefully this isn't a question that gets asked every single day!

Also, if there are other pg ladies in NYC who want to chat about HB, breastfeeding, etc., and share books and info, I am trying to connect with some like minded women and would love to hear from anyone.

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#2 of 3 Old 10-28-2009, 03:19 PM
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Congratulations on your pregnancy!

I was in the same boat re: Dr search this summer, and after going to The Center for Continuum Health,I'm really happy with my choice.

PM me for names and we can chat some more....

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Dr. Stephen Ajl at the Brooklyn Hospital Center is very breastfeeding-friendly, very laid-back, and okay with delayed vax. He's been mentioned on other threads - you could do a search on him. He accepts pretty much every kind of insurance. We like him a LOT.

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