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Sawyer Family Health Center

Sawyer - Feb. 2018

Our Providers

Emily Starr, NP-C
Family Medicine

Janet Del Valle,

Behavioral Health

Caitlin Koskey, LMSW
Behavioral Health

Melissa Hinkhouse, PMHNP-BC
Behavioral Health

Lisenia Collazo, DMD
Dental Services

Colleen Vallad-Hix, DO*

T. Michael Kates, MD
Family Medicine & Addiction Medicine

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

Sawyer Family Health Center provides integrated medical, behavioral, and oral health services.

Phone: (906) 346-9275


  • Monday 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location: 301 Explorer St., Gwinn, MI 49841

After Hours Services

A provider is on call for the health center 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.