Dr. Gretchen McCreless is originally from Cleveland, Ohio, where she received both her undergraduate and medical degrees from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland.  Dr. McCreless then completed residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where she also participated in research in the area of gynecologic cancer and ovarian masses.  She is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.  Dr. McCreless has a passion for women’s health, and she treats women of all ages with all varieties of gynecologic needs, including hormone management, menstrual irregularities, and contraceptive management and education.  She has a special interest in adolescent gynecology, as well as laparoscopic and robotic surgery.  Dr. McCreless strives to deliver personalized care for women at all stages of their lives.

Dr. McCreless and her husband are expecting their first child, a baby girl, in March.  They attend the Church of the Highlands where they are very involved in small groups.  Dr. McCreless has fallen in love with The Magic City and loves to explore all that Birmingham has to offer.  In her spare time, Dr. McCreless loves to travel with her family, and she has a passion for maintaining an active lifestyle through any variety of outdoor activities, fitness classes, and gardening.