Carol Gunnett, MD, PhD
Specialty: Cornerstone Family Practice, Primary Care
Location: 200 Main St. Guttenberg, IA 52052
College/Medical School: Bachelors in Biochemistry & PhD in Cardiovascular Pharmacology – University of Georgia. Medical School – Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Residency: NE Iowa Family Practice in Waterloo
Bio: Carol A. Gunnett, MD, PhD is board-certified in Family Medicine with 15 years of experience in the Cedar Valley Area. Dr. Gunnett comes from rural Pennsylvania. She was raised in a large family with 9 children, and has been interested in science and medicine since childhood. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry and PhD in Cardiovascular Pharmacology at the University of Georgia. In 1996, she came to the University of Iowa to do cardiovascular research. During her 10-year career in medical research, she won awards from the American Diabetes Association, the American Heart Association, and the National Institute of Health. Throughout her education and career, Dr. Gunnett has been interested in how other cultures treat illness. During her time at the Carver College of Medicine in Iowa City, she was a founding member of the Alternative Medicine Club and Career Fair in 2005. Dr. Gunnett loves a wide variety of music, is an avid reader and gardener, and likes to go camping with friends and family for relaxation.