Melissa Morton is a board-certified Nurse Midwife and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. She received her BSN from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in 2008 and MS from Georgetown University in 2018. Melissa is a member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, as well as the ACNM Virginia-affiliate. She is passionate about empowering women through education, allowing women to feel confident making informed decisions about their healthcare and birth. She enjoys building a trusting professional relationship with her patients, their families, and partners, in order to provide a holistic approach to each individual’s health care and the birthing experience. She is a native of eastern North Carolina and began her career as a labor and delivery nurse in Greenville, NC and continued on to labor and delivery assignments in Charlottesville, VA, NYC, and Fredericksburg. She resides in Fredericksburg with her husband and their two dogs Scarlett and Butler..