Getting Pregnant and Infertility

For many, getting and staying pregnant can be a challenge. The Martha's Vineyard Hospital offers basic diagnosis, support, and referrals to infertility specialists in the Boston area. Additionally, some people find alternative therapies effective.

Boston IVF


Kimberly Dowling, DAc (RI), LAc, Dipl.OM, MAOM

Kimberly Owen Dowling Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
Yoga Haven
517 State Road
Tisbury, MA 02568

Kimberly is a board certified and licensed acupuncturist in Massachusetts, Doctor of Acupuncture in Rhode Island and Chinese herbalist. A graduate of New England School of Acupuncture, having earned a Master of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine, she practices both Chinese and Japanese styles of acupuncture and is trained in non-insertive techniques for younger and needle-sensitive patients. She works with various ages and all stages of life and wellness.

Danielle Kilroy, CPM, LM, CD

Home Born Midwifery

Danielle studied midwifery at The Matrona in Asheville, NC and completed a two year apprenticeship before starting Home Born Midwifery in 2012. She has served families throughout New England and Wisconsin, and is delighted to be offering her services on Martha's Vineyard. In her spare time she gardens, hikes with her dog, crochets, and volunteers as an on-call sexual assault advocate.

Marcie Mueller, Lic. Ac. 

Nationally Board Certified Oriental Medicine Practitioner
Harmony Healing
455 State Rd, Unit 12
Vineyard Haven, MA


Cathleen Vincent, Lic. Ac.

The Yoga Barn
1153 State Road
West Tisbury, MA
508-645-9642, ext. 4

Cathleen Vincent is board certified and licensed to practice acupuncture by the Massachusetts Board of Medicine. She practices acupuncture and lives on Martha’s Vineyard and offers individually tailored treatments for people seeking wellness and health.  Common conditions that often improve with acupuncture include stress management, digestive problems, fertility support, pregnancy health, chronic illness, orthopedic injury, and mood balance.