Family Medicine Physician
Dr. Kate Gaynor is a board-certified Family Medicine physician. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Yale University with a major in Anthropology and attended Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons for her medical degree. Dr. Gaynor completed residency in Family Medicine at the University of Washington in 2004.
From 2004 to 2006, Dr. Gaynor served as an officer in the Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), assigned to the Disease Outbreak Control Division of the Hawaii Department of Health. Dr. Gaynor remained at the Hawaii Department of Health after completing her CDC assignment, working in epidemiology and emergency preparedness until 2011. Dr. Gaynor also practiced medicine in Hawaii at the Schofield Barracks Family Medicine Clinic and Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Centers. She was a member of the Hawaii Disaster Medical Assistance Team (DMAT) with which she responded to the 2009 tsunami in American Samoa.
Dr. Gaynor’s interests include global health and cross cultural medicine. She has traveled extensively, working in such diverse areas as Argentina, Fiji, American Samoa, Kyrgyzstan, and Sierra Leone.
Dr. Gaynor sees patients of all ages, both children and adults.