help for you and your little ones,
where and when you need it

about us

Nest Collaborative is a Maryland-based pediatric practice specializing in pediatric and lactation telehealth.
Our innovative practice provides affordable access to quality care for pediatric and lactation concerns that can safely be addressed from home.

Accessible and Affordable

Easy Online Access
In-Network Providers
After-Hours and Weekend Appointments

Our practice meets the demand from today’s busy family for convenient and easy access to affordable and trusted, quality care. With the overabundance of advice and opinions offered to parents, we deliver parents an evidence-based home-based approach to lactation and pediatric care that meets their unique needs and desires.

trusted,
team-based approach

Board-Certified Providers
Evidence-Based Guidance
Patient-Centered Care

Our top-notch providers strive to be a part of your family’s wellness team. Our model includes routine collaboration with your family’s pediatricians, obstetricians and in-person lactation specialists. We respect the values unique to each family while preserving the integrity of your families medical home.

OUR PROVIDERS

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AMANDA GORMAN, CRNP, CBS

Amanda Gorman is a board-certified pediatric nurse practitioner, specializing in primary and urgent pediatric care. An early adopter of health technology for the family, she founded Nest Collaborative in early 2017 to address the growing need for affordable and easy access to reliable healthcare for families with young children.

Amanda holds undergraduate degrees in Nursing and Psychology from Columbia and Fordham Universities, and received her graduate nursing education in Pediatric Primary Care at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Prior to her transition to primary care in 2011, Amanda spent 6 years in emergency and peri-operative nursing at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Washington Hospital Center, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles and UCSF. Additionally she has consulted for the US Department of Labor’s Job Corps program, as well as provided patient support for One Medical Group’s virtual clinical support team. After relocating to Maryland in 2014, Amanda provided audit and compliance review services for a small pediatric organization in Baltimore City.

She and her husband, a family physician, have two small children, and live in Northern Baltimore County.
Amanda is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.


Kiki Pelletier, RN, IBCLC

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Kiki is a Registered Nurse and an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. Kiki has
primarily worked in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit as well as in the Newborn Nursery setting.
She holds a Degree in Nursing from Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences. Prior to
becoming a Nurse, Kiki graduated with a degree in Marine Biology at Florida Institute of
Technology. She has a strong passion for educating and assisting new moms in their
breastfeeding journey, and understands the compassion needed for moms who need support.

ANN BENNETT, IBCLC

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Ann has been an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant in private practice for over 11 years, helping Moms and babies since 1998. She nursed her own two boys gaining “real world experience” of that, along with her professional certification. She knows that having a new baby can at times be overwhelming for Mom, working for a new “boss” who does not use words! Ann believes most breastfeeding problems can be solved with good information and support. She looks forward to helping mothers trouble shoot the problem and getting them the help they need.

EASY

No need to uproot your family when trusted answers are just a click away. Check in with a specialist conveniently from the comfort of your home.

RELIABLE

Individualized care based on today’s guidelines, with consideration for your family’s unique needs and preferences.

CONVENIENT

After-hours and weekend answers when you need them, and when your regular provider may not be available.

TRUSTED

Our modern practice guarantees your family the same privacy and security you’d expect from every health care office.

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