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After years of practicing as an OB-GYN in the Tri-cities area, Dr. Fox moved to Idaho to be closer to his family. In 2008, he founded Locust Grove Women’s Health, a gynecological practice.

Gloria Beery provides comprehensive general health care for women aged 12-65. After over 35 years of working for others, she decided to break out on her own. Dr. Fox had space to share at Locust Grove, so the two joined forces.

In 2014, Laura Bainbridge joined the team. With her enthusiasm and passion for helping people, as well as her experience with mental health services, she has been a great addition to the practice!

Our staff prides themselves in providing personalized, competent, and compassionate care. See a bit about each one of us below!

Doctors

Dr. John Fox

Born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi, Dr. Fox obtained a Bachelor of Science in Zoology from Brigham Young University in 1977, graduated from the University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine in 1981, and then completed an OB/GYN residency at the University of North Carolina in 1985. Prior to moving to Boise, he practiced in Richland, Washington, limiting his practice to gynecology since 2000. He enjoys white-water kayaking, biking, snow skiing, and playing the guitar. He and his wife, Debra (Bruneel), enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren.

Gloria Beery

Gloria Beery is a born and raised Idahoan. She received her RN licensure from Boise State University in 1975 and went on to become certified as a family nurse practitioner from the same institution in 1979. She has been working for over 35 years as nurse practitioner doing general medicine primarily for women ages 12 to 65. She continues to love her job which allows her to be involved in women’s lives and improve their health. In her free time Gloria enjoys skiing, hiking, sewing, baking, and reading. Gloria and her husband, John, have two adult children and one beautiful grandson!

Laura Bainbridge

Laura is a mid-west native who relocated to Boise in 2000 to enjoy the recreational life Idaho has to offer. She began her career as a physical therapist assistant, working in inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation in the Treasure Valley. Laura earned her BSN degree from Idaho State University and worked as a women's health nurse for several years. She completed her Family Nurse Practitioner degree, also from Idaho State, in May, 2014. Laura was thrilled to join Locust Grove Women's Health and continue to pursue her passion of caring for women. She currently works part-time at LGWH while also spending time each week working in psychiatric mental health. When she is not at work, Laura loves mountain biking, gardening, hiking in the foothills, and spending time with her husband and two young children.

Staff

Bobbie

Bobbie graduated from St. Al’s. School of Nursing (Boise) in 1969. She worked in NICU and the delivery room at St. Luke’s for 2 years followed by work in a private office as an OB/GYN nurse and private surgical scrub nurse for 35 years. She also worked as a surgical nurse for 2 years. Bobbie has 2 sons and 4 grandsons and enjoys biking, hiking, golfing, cross country skiing, kick boxing, and reading. She is a volunteer at the Idaho Humane shelter.

Cheri

Cheri is an Idaho native and a graduate of BSU. She is a Registered Nurse who has spent her 30 year career in women's health. Her experience has been in Obstetrics, Labor & Delivery, GYN surgery and general women's health. Cheri and her husband have 3 adult children, 2 grandchildren and a dog. She enjoys the outdoors, gardening, reading and chocolate!

Heather

Heather has been a Registered Medical Assistant for 12 years. She has worked in a multi-physician family practice with emphasis on heart health, diabetic care and currently women's health. Heather and her husband have three children and enjoy hiking, biking as a family as well as reading.

Linda G.

Linda G. has recently returned to Boise after a brief diversion in Texas. She is a Registered Nurse, graduated from BSU and has worked in OB, pediatrics and public health. Linda is mom to three grown children, two lovable pugs and grandma to an adorable grandson. She loves to laugh and enjoys the outdoors, yoga, and DIY projects.

Linda T.

Linda Thompson has worked in the medical field for 28 years. She is married and has two wonderful children and two beautiful granddaughters. She enjoys quilting and loves to golf.

Vana

Vana Jordan has worked in an OB/GYN practice for over 30 years. She and her husband have 2 daughters and 7 grandchildren. She enjoys sewing, crocheting, reading, baking, and golfing.