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Gwinn Family Health Center

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Our Providers

Catherine Kroll, DO
Family Medicine

Leah Abbott, MD
Family Medicine

Ashley Croasdell, NP-C
Family Medicine

Shayna Orlich, NP-C
Family Medicine

Ericka Distefano, NP
Family Medicine

Kathryn Kurtz, LMSW
Behavioral Health

Colleen Vallad-Hix, DO*

*Visiting UGL physician providing on-site and telehealth pediatric services.

Accepting New Patients!

Phone: (906) 346-9275


  • Monday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location: 135 East M-35, Gwinn, MI 49841

After Hours Services

A provider is on-call after hours, on weekends and during holidays. For urgent after hours needs, call (906) 372-3025.

In an emergency, go to your local emergency department or dial 9-1-1.

Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center (UGL) is a Federally Qualified Health Center and is a Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) Deemed Facility.
UGL receives funding from The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and has Federal Public Health Service deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims for itself and its covered individuals.
This project is/was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number H80CS26511 Health Center Cluster, total award amount of $1,839,050 with 89.9 % financed from nongovernmental sources. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.