Dr. Valerie Gathers was born and raised in Indianapolis. She earned her bachelor of science in biology from Indiana University and obtained both her master of science in physiology and biophysics and medical degree from the University of Louisville. Dr. Gathers completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at Flushing Medical Center in Queens, NY. During her residency, she served as chief resident and received several accolades in student and resident teaching. Dr. Gathers was also recognized by the AAGL for her minimally-invasive surgery skills.
In her free time, she enjoys traveling, scrapbooking and spending time with family and friends. Dr. Gathers is excited to return to Indiana and particularly Anderson, where some of her family resides.