We will strive to provide our patients with compassionate, individualized, and up-to-date care for all of their obstetrical and gynecological health care needs. We will work with each patient so that together we can assure that her individual goals and needs are met.
Gail A. DesNoyers, M.D.
Dr. DesNoyers has practiced Obstetrics and Gynecology in Big Rapids since 1977. She received her undergraduate degree in biology from Alma College in 1969 and her medical degree from Wayne State University in 1973. Her OB/GYN residency was at Oakwood Hospital in Dearborn, Michigan.
She enjoys working with women of all ages including pregnancy and general gynecology. Her outside interests include gardening, advancement activities with the Boy Scout Troop 114, and participation in the United Church bell choir.
*Dr. DesNoyers is not accepting new patients
at this time
Frederick C. Guenther, M.D.
Dr. Guenther is a Board certified OB/GYN. He specializes in the care of non-pregnant women. Dr. Guenther received his Bachelor's degree in biology at Michigan Tech University in 1975 and his medical degree from Wayne State University in 1979. His residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology was at Oakwood Hospital in Dearborn, Michigan. He has practiced in Big Rapids for 32 years.
*Dr. Guenther is accepting new patients for any of the following medical needs:
Kathryn L. Anason, M.D.
Dr. Anason graduated from the University of Michigan in 1978 with a Bachelor's degree. She attended Wayne State University School of Medicine and earned her M.D. in 1982. From 1982 to 1986, she was at Oakwood Hospital in Obstetrics and Gynecology since 1988 through the present time. Dr. Anason has been in private practice in Big Rapids, Michigan since 1986.
She enjoys working with women and girls of all ages and with a wide variety of medical needs, including: Annual well-woman appointments, pediatric and adolescent gynecologic issues, periods/menstrual problems, birth control concerns, initial infertility evaluations, bladder control problems, and peri-menopausal and menopausal concerns. She likes to stress the empowerment of patient education and the patient' s understanding of her own health and well-being issues, as well as the judicious and appropriate usage of pharmacologic and surgical management of all of the above topics.