Michael J. Gunter, MD

Family Medicine
7455 W. Washington Avenue Suite 445
Las Vegas, NV 89128 Get Directions
Michael J. Gunter, MD
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Annual Membership Fee

450.00 every 3 months
900.00 every 6 months
1,800.00 each year

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My passion is quality of life. My philosophy is that each patient is a unique individual and must be cared for as such. My approach to medicine is tailored to each patient's needs. This is achieved by a thorough history and physical, nutrition and exercise guidance and preventive maintenance.

Dr. Gunter's Credentials

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Scottsdale Memorial
Scottsdale, AZ
Family Practice 1994-1996

Scottsdale Memorial
Scottsdale, AZ

Medical School:
University of Nevada School of Medicine
Reno, NV
Doctorate of Medicine 1993

University of Nevada
Las Vegas, NV
Bachelor of Science, Biology 1989

American Board of Family Medicine
Primary Care Sports Medicine, Certificate of Additional Qualification
American Academy of Medicine Acupuncture
National Board of Medical Examiners, Parts 1, II & III
Nevada State Deputy Coroner Investigator
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
Advanced Trauma Life Support
Neonatal Advanced Life Support
Certified Paramedic, LA County, CA and Clark County, NV
Scottsdale Memorial Family Practice Residency Program, Resident Teacher of the Year Award
Nominated Brazie Award, Outstanding Family Practice, 2nd Year Resident
National Institute of Health Research Grant Human Papillomavirus in Double Primary Neoplasms of the Head and Neck, Recipient
Consumers' Checkbook Top Doctor, Vegas Seven 2013
Las Vegas Life Magazine, Top Docs 2013
Opencare, Patient Choice Awards 2016
Chairman of Family Practice Summerlin Medical Executive Committee 2005-2010
Current Vice-Chief of Staff Summerlin Hospital
Scottsdale Memorial Family Practice Residency Program, Chief Resident 1995-1996
Scottsdale Memorial Family Practice Residency Program, Chair Quality Assurance Committee 1994-1996
Scottsdale Memorial Family Practice Residency Program, President Residents Association 1994-1995
ACLS for Medical Students, Co-Instructor 1991
AIDS in Nevada II, Co-Developer and Coordinator 1991
Arterial Blood Gas Techniques, Instructor 1990
Family Medicine Interest Group, President 1990-1991
Family Medicine Interest Group, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Vice President 1989-1990
Pre-Professional Association University of Nevada, President 1988-1989

Testimonials from patients of Dr. Gunter

from Delores in CA March 27, 2018 for Michael J. Gunter, MD

Dr. Gunter.

When I moved here from California, I looked in the phone directory and picked you on instinct. You have been the best doctor I have ever had. I appreciate you and your staff tremendously. I thank you for taking good care of me all these year and look forward to many, many more years with you.

Congratulations to you for a great practice and best wished to you and… See more

from Paul in NV March 22, 2018 for Michael J. Gunter, MD

Dr. Gunter is a healer, not only physically but mentally. He has made a significant difference in my well being just by being a part of my life and me knowing that I can rely on him and his team to help me survive. His skill as a Doctor and heart as a human proves to be the perfect combination for his chosen profession. And thank God for that.
Again Thank You for being You and for… See more

from La in NV March 21, 2018 for Michael J. Gunter, MD
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Hi Doc. Its La. u know I think you are the bomb!! I knew when u were taking care of Bill that I didnt want any other Dr. to take care of me!! You and your girls are the best! I hope you will keep me going for at least 25 more years. Keep up that good bedside manner and thanks for all the super care. La

from Donnell in NV March 20, 2018 for Michael J. Gunter, MD

Dr. Gunter practices medicine they way it should be done and has treated me like a friend. I have never felt like he was in a hurry and just wanted to see how many patients he could grind thru his office. It is so refreshing to have your doctor take the time to be sure you understand whatever is going on. I might not be alive if Dr. Gunter hadn't noticed irregularities in my blood work… See more

from Gail in NV March 13, 2018 for Michael J. Gunter, MD

I had a very thorough physical exam. I didn't have to determine what tests I needed. That was the main reason why I wanted to subscribed to the system. The system is the best one I have ever seen for medical exams reports. Dr.Gunter is very personable and I trust him. I never really liked going to see a doctor, but he makes one feel comfortable. He is open and honest about… See more

from Melanie in NV February 28, 2018 for Michael J. Gunter, MD

Dr Gunter and his team - Cindy, Gabi and Joanna are amazing. Smart, attentive, caring and friendly. Simply the best. I feel better and look better than I can ever remember. Thank you! Melanie

from Amy in NV February 28, 2018 for Michael J. Gunter, MD

When I was a little girl in the 1950s, I had a doctor who spent time making sure I felt cared for, safe and loved. I haven't felt that way again until I met Dr. Gunter. It's impossible to fully express how important it is to our health to have a professional who pays attention and doesn't look at us as a number, but as a human being--one in a vulnerable state, usually. Dr.… See more

from Russ in NV February 28, 2018 for Michael J. Gunter, MD

Dr. Gunter's recommendations regarding diet and exercise helped me to lose 36 pounds and greatly reduce my A1C level. He is a friend who gives you straight talk and is sincerely interested in your overall health. I would recommend him to anyone!