Barbara Gurden, DO

An Employed Provider of Memorial Healthcare
Doctor of Family Medicine

About Dr. Barbara Gurden, DO

Dr. Gurden provides family care medicine services at Memorial Healthcare Family Medicine – Laingsburg. Dr. Gurden is also the Co-Director of our Urgent Care locations.

View the Memorial Healthcare Family Medicine (Laingsburg) website for additional information.

Memorial Healthcare Family Medicine (Laingsburg) is an employed physician practice of Memorial Medical Associates, a department of Memorial Healthcare.

Accepting new patients


Accepts children




Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine



Botsford Hospital
Healthone Center for Health Sciences Education



Family Medicine


Board Certifications

Family Medicine (American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians)





317 E. Grand River
Laingsburg MI 48848

Phone: 517-651-2801 Fax: 517-651-2310

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Reviews (127)

4.8 Stars Overall

4.8 out of 5 (121 Ratings, 16 Comments)

Oct 24, 2023

I recommend all my friends to go see Dr. Gurden she Is awesome.

Oct 18, 2023

We love Dr Gurden. She is very caring, and understanding. She keeps us alive.

Oct 06, 2023


Oct 01, 2023


Sep 29, 2023

Barbara Gurden has been my doctor my whole life and I absolutely love her.

Sep 29, 2023

I have gone to doctor Gurden for many years and I love her death but she never seems to really have the time to fully answer my concerns and questions. I know she has a quota she has to meet and that stinks.

Sep 15, 2023

Dr. Gurden is an excellent doctor & I highly recommend her to others.

Sep 15, 2023

Dr. Gruden listens very well to your complaints. I feel she really cares - had auto accident & she followed my care.

Sep 08, 2023

Dr Gurden is the best! Would never go anywhere else.

Aug 30, 2023

Dr. Gurden always listens to me and answers any questions I have.

Aug 11, 2023

Dr G is always the best for any questions I may have!

Aug 09, 2023

Always a pleasure

Jul 22, 2023

Love Doctor Gurden. Wonderful doctor

Jul 14, 2023

Doctor Gurden is the best. She is knows whats she is doing and I trust her with my life.

Jul 03, 2023

Dr. Gurden is always on top of what is going on with my health and provides clear answers with good solutions. She listens to my concerns and responds with clear actions.

Jun 21, 2023

I've been with Dr Gurden since 2010, and she's wonderful!

Jun 16, 2023

I like the receptionists , nurses and doctor at the office

Jun 02, 2023

I would recommend this Healthcare provider to everyone I know, in fact I have!

Jun 02, 2023

My PC is amazing and I have gone to her for over 20 years. She is compassionate and takes care of me in the most professional and courteous manner.Dr Barbara Gurden

May 27, 2023

Always a good experience with Dr. Gurden. Trust her completely.

May 12, 2023

Dr. Gurden is wonderful and I am so thankful for her

May 07, 2023


May 03, 2023

Dr. Gurden listens to my concerns, and we work out a plan together

Apr 06, 2023

Dr Gurden is AMAZING!

Apr 03, 2023

Dr Gurden listens to my concerns

Mar 24, 2023

I actually did recommend her to my friend the next day.

Mar 24, 2023

Great visit and follow thur with followup care.

Mar 18, 2023

She has been my primary care Dr. For 25 years. So we are good!

Mar 17, 2023

Other than being seen very late and being made to wait, Dr. Gurden is always a good listener and helps when I need her.

Mar 11, 2023

Did not feel like my doctor was listening to me and what I was feeling

Mar 01, 2023

Dr. Gurden is an excellent doctor. She is friendly, careful with details & answers your questions.

Feb 27, 2023

Physician always listens to my concerns and always discusses options and remedies

Feb 17, 2023

I couldn't ask for a better doctor than Dr. Gurden, she listens to my concerns, she always takes time addressing my questions. She is very compassionate and care. You never feel like a number, you almost feel like family.

Feb 17, 2023

Love Dr. Gurden, she is amazing. She listens to me and truly cares about me.

Feb 10, 2023

Dr. Gurden is awesome. She is the reason I put up with the extended wait times

Jan 28, 2023

Love Dr Gurden.

Jan 27, 2023

I've been a patient of Dr. Gurden's for years. No one else I want to treat with. She's absolutely the best!

Dec 30, 2022

Dr Gurden ordered an mri for me. She asked for a prompt appt. Very good and very appreciative.

Dec 24, 2022

I love dr gurden she takes time with her patients. She listen to what I have to say and then makes decisions about care..

Dec 24, 2022

I was even contacted after hours about abnormal lab results that resulted in me being in patient

Dec 23, 2022

Been going there for years, great doctor

Dec 21, 2022

Recommended I stay home for 3 days. Gave me a work note, but the test took an extra day to get back and that came back positive, and I had to leave work immediately, I wish someone in the office would have called to make sure that I would have seen that positive test result.

Dec 18, 2022

Love Dr Gurden. She always takes time and listens

Dec 09, 2022

Experience with Dr Gurden was great

Dec 09, 2022

Dr Barb is special. She knows her clients well and is on top of this new Ferritin issue I am dealing with.

Dec 09, 2022

What a wonderful experience.

Dec 02, 2022

The biggest issue I have is the follow up after the appt. For example, test results, referrals, or medication refills.

Dec 02, 2022

Dr. Gurden does a good job of listening to me and my concerns. She is prompt with responding to my questions through the portal. She takes great care of me.

Nov 27, 2022


Nov 23, 2022

Dr GURDEN is exemplary. She LISTENS, which is not usually the case.

Nov 14, 2022

My doctor always educates and listens to me

Nov 04, 2022

No problems

Oct 21, 2022

Dr. Gurden always is professional, knowledgeable snd personable. I give her 5/5 stars!!

Oct 19, 2022

I would recommend all my family and friends.

Oct 12, 2022

I love Dr Gurden, she has been very good to me throughout the years

Mar 26, 2022

I've been with Dr. Gurden over 20 years, she is always kind and informative!

Mar 04, 2022

Dr Guerden is such a rock star. I happened to call on a day that they were having phone issues and she was able to make it work for me to get what I needed. I needed an antibiotic for a cold symptom

Feb 26, 2022


Feb 12, 2022

We love Dr Gurden!

Jan 08, 2022

Love Dr Gurden. She's been by Dr for 25+ years.

Dec 30, 2021

Love Dr Gurden

Dec 07, 2021

Doctor talked with me. Not at me or down to me. She made sure I understood what she was saying.

Oct 29, 2021

Love this office

Oct 29, 2021


Sep 27, 2021

My family and I have been patients of Dr Gurden for probably 20 years. We have nothing but the highest regard for her, her staff, office, etc.

Aug 28, 2021

Face to face, Dr Gurden is an excellent listener.

Aug 27, 2021

Dr. Gurden is awesome, she is very in tune to your life and issues, always answers any question I have, and makes me feel confident about my health pathway.

Aug 15, 2021

Dr is always concerned about my health. She takes her time and listens to what I have to say

Jul 13, 2021

Dr Gurden is always willing to listen and consider all options. We discussed a self growth journal I found in the web at this visit.

Jun 02, 2021

would recommend Dr Gurden to anyoneX she is very caring and a very good Dr.

May 07, 2021

love Dr. Gurden, she is always compassionate and listens to me

May 01, 2021

Dr Gurden is the best!

Mar 19, 2021

Always highly recommend this office. Dr. Gurden provides EXCELLENT care!!!

Mar 19, 2021

Dr. Gurden always has my best care/options at the forefront of my visits.

Feb 24, 2021

Excellent physician. She is competent, friendly and knowledgeable. I trust her.

Jan 08, 2021

Dr Gurden is very caring, and very personable to her patients. I feel she is very thorough also, a good listener to her patients concerns.

Jan 05, 2021

love Dr. Gurden, she's been a great physician

Jan 04, 2021

i tell everyone that this office is great

Jan 04, 2021

That was the best female gynecological exam I have ever had in my 54 years. We went through all of my previous test results and got all of my upcoming tests ordered. She was very thorough.

Dec 01, 2020

Dr Gurden has always taken good care of me and my daughter, I have left Gurden a time or two cause of office staff, but have always went back to her, I really like the care Dr Gurden shows me, I trust her!

Sep 21, 2020

*Dr. Gurder is always so professional and very friendly. She is so smart and I wish there were two more of her around!

Aug 14, 2020

no complaints at all

Jun 26, 2020

Dr. Gurden is always very thorough and thought provoking.

Jun 08, 2020

I always receive excellent care from Doctor Barbara Gurden.

Jun 01, 2020

Dr Gurden knows me well and we have a great relationship.

Apr 28, 2020

she is a good doctor my whole family goes to her

Apr 16, 2020

didn't seem as concerned as I was

Apr 10, 2020

Dr Gurden is professional, knowledgeable and always thorough in conducting examinations and follow-up care.

Dec 07, 2019

Dr gurden has been great for me for over twenty years

Dec 02, 2019

We have recommended.

Nov 13, 2019


Oct 23, 2019

I love Dr Gurden! I have been going to her for years. she has been awesome in treating me.

Oct 19, 2019

wait time for Doctor to come in exam room to long

Oct 19, 2019

Dr. Gurden and her staff are the best! They all have always treated me and my husband wonderfully!

Sep 01, 2019

Above & beyond; always with a positive attitude!!

Aug 26, 2019

You sometimes wait a while for the dr. to come in but she never cuts you short of time when she is with you.

Aug 24, 2019

Dr Gurden always explains everything in a very informative way, easily understandable.

Aug 02, 2019

I love dr gurden!!! I will stay with her as long as possible

Jul 31, 2019

dr gurden cares about her patients

Jul 23, 2019

We love Dr Gurden!! She is always helpful and attentive.

Jul 06, 2019

always very thoughtful

Jun 27, 2019


Jun 21, 2019

Dr Gurden is wonderful.

Jun 05, 2019

love that she wants my input and listens, she values my comments.

Jun 04, 2019

I have given Dr Gurden's name to many of my friends! I highly recommend her! she is the absolute best !!!

May 31, 2019

Dr. Gurden personally called me the next day regarding a medical concern of mine that we discussed during my appointment. She also called a surgeon's office to set up an appointment for me. I really appreciated her taking time and showing genuine concern for my issues.

May 29, 2019

i trust this care provider with my life and my familys life

May 10, 2019

Dr. Gurden is the very best Dr. I have ever seen. She actually treats you like a human. She cares!!

May 10, 2019

Not very confident with this Doctor, thinking about changing and going else where.

Apr 29, 2019

Dr. Gurden has superior bedside manner, she is relatable and reflects care for her patients.

Apr 19, 2019

I always recommend Dr. Gurden even if people are not from the area.

Apr 11, 2019

Dr. Barb Gurden is always pleasant, friendly and concerned about her patients. She is thorough when trying to solve a patient's issues and listens to all questions as she responds with competent answers.

Apr 01, 2019

I am thankful to have such a great doctor

Dec 27, 2018

Always appreciate the amount of time that Dr. Gurden spends with her patients.

Dec 26, 2018

Will be moving out of state and will truly miss Doc and her staff. They are the best I've ever seen

Dec 10, 2018

very good

Dec 07, 2018

I told her she can never retire. Until I'm gone.

Dec 02, 2018

would love to reccomend this care giver to others, however, cannot because of the length of time it takes to get an appointment.

Nov 30, 2018

best provider on earth. I worked with and for medical professionals in my work career so this is a very informative claim.

Oct 28, 2018

I love Dr. Gurden

Oct 26, 2018

have recommended her often.

Oct 04, 2018

She's the absolute best care giver. No complaints whatsoever.

Sep 29, 2018

Gurden talks more about herself than anyone else. She didn't review my medical history with me at all. At one point she referred to my anxiety as depression and remarked that "it was probably just a phase". I have no faith in her ability to diagnose and treat me successfully.

Sep 14, 2018

I've been a patient with this physician for 22 plus years. Always treated with care & compassion

Sep 12, 2018


Sep 08, 2018

Huge Difference from the Last Visit - I actually left the office feeling like Memorial Healthcare and the staff truly cared about "me."

Sep 05, 2018

I always feel informed when I leave and I always feel like my provider truly cares about me personally!

Ratings Process

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • BCBSM Blue Preferred Plus
  • BCBSM Medicare Plus Blue PPO
  • BCBSM Traditional, HAP
  • BCN Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO/ Trust
  • Blue Cross Complete
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • HAP Empowered Medicaid
  • Health Alliance Plan of MI
  • Humana Military
  • Humana PPO
  • McLaren Commercial
  • McLaren Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Meridian Health Plan Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Palmetto GBA(Railroad Medicare)
  • PHCS
  • PHP Commerical
  • PHP Medicare
  • Physicians Health Plan Commercial
  • Priority Health
  • Sparrow Physicians Health Network
  • Tricare Standard
  • United Healthcare Commercial
  • United Healthcare Community Plan

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