The Martha’s Vineyard Hospital’s Center for Women’s Health has announced that Nancy Leport, a certified nurse midwife, has joined the center’s medical practice.

Ms. Leport, a longtime Island resident, completed her midwifery training at Columbia University in 1997. She previously served the Vineyard community as a nurse in the maternity department of the hospital.

The hospital’s center provides routine gynecologic and infertility evaluations, advanced laparoscopic surgery, contraceptive management and prenatal care. For an appointment with Nancy Leport or any of the center’s team, call 508-696-7294.