Area NFP Instructors & Physicians

The Church offers several scientifically supported methods for couples to actively care for their fertility and aid in their discernment of family planning. Listed below, you will find instructors who are available to help couples effectively learn any one of these methods. We encourage you to research the various methods in order to discern which model best fits your marriage. Is this totally new to you? Don’t worry – you can do this! Here’s a great video highlighting what Natural Family Planning is and how it works!

ABERDEEN-PIERRE AREA:

Aberdeen: Avera St. Lukes Fertility Care Services – (605) 380-5332 or msfike@abe.midco.net –  Creighton Model FertilityCare System

  • Marilyn Wachs, CFCP
  • David Wachs, MD, CFCMC, CFCP
  • Michael Knapp, DO, FCMC
  • Susan Gutenkauf, FCP
  • Krystal Stuwe, FCP

Pierre: Michele & Pat Snyder – 605-222-8319 or 605-222-8345 or snydermt@hotmail.com – Sympto-Thermal Method

BROOKINGS-HURON AREA:

Brookings:  Jody Thompson – 605-690-1529 – Creighton Model FertilityCare System
Huron:  Brad & Angie Schutt – 605-461-8887 – Sympto-Thermal Method (CCL)
Salem:  Sandra & Wayne Petree – 605-425-2325 – Sympto-Thermal Method (CCL)

MITCHELL AREA:

Mitchell:
Sandra & Wayne Petree 605-425-2325 – Sympto-Thermal Method (CCL)
Briana Mueller – 605-940-7903 or  brianafertilitycare@gmail.com- Creighton Model FertilityCare System

Chamberlain:
Dr. Renee C. & Matthew Schroeder 605-234-1534 – Sympto-Thermal Method (CCL)

SIOUX FALLS AREA

Sioux Falls:
Sandra & Wayne Petree – 605-425-2325 or www.ccli.org – Sympto-Thermal Method (CCL)
Meghan Krueger – 605-323-7320 or meghan1@me.com –  Creighton Model FertilityCare System
Avera McKennan Fertility Care Services: Barb Giles, RN – (605) 322-4434 –  Creighton Model FertilityCare System

WATERTOWN AREA:

Watertown:
Bridget Bauman, BSN, RN, NFP Student Teacher – (605) 886-4049 or icparishwatertown.org – Marquette Method

YANKTON AREA:

Yankton:
Donna and Chuck Kramer – 402-357-3596 or donna.kramer74@gmail.com (Fordyce, NE) –  Creighton Model FertilityCare System

 

Medical Consultants & Physicians

These physicians have extensive training with Natural Family Planning and Fertility Care. They do not prescribe contraceptives.

Aberdeen:
David Wach, MD, CFCMC, CFCP Avera St. Luke’s Fertility Care Services, Aberdeen & Family Practice, Avera Aberdeen Family Physicians (605)-225-0378
Michael Knapp, DO, FCMC, Family Practice (605)225-0378

Chamberlain:
Renee C. Schroeder, DO, Family Practice Avera Dakota Family Medical Center, Chamberlain (605) 234-6584

Sioux Falls:
Glenn Ridder, MD, Family Practice, Director of Avera McKennan Fertility Care Services & Family Practice, Sanford Clinic, Sioux Falls (605)-328-5800
Jane Gaetze, MD, Family Practice, Avera Medical Group Obstetrics & Gynecology, Sioux Falls (605) 322-8886