Dr. Marilyn K. Laughead is an accomplished board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist with over 30 years of experience. She received both her undergraduate degree and medical degree from the University of Arizona. Dr. Laughead completed her residency training at St Joseph's Hospital in Phoenix.
Dr. Laughead practices both Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is a proficient, caring clinician and an experienced surgeon utilizing minimally invasive surgical techniques, including daVinci Robotic surgery. She is a designated surgeon and member of the Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at Honor Health (formerly Scottsdale Healthcare).
Being involved both locally and nationally in healthcare education, reform and policy making; Dr. Laughead currently serves as Department Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Honor Health Shea campus. She also serves or has served in a leadership position for the following organizations: Arizona Medical Association, American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Medical Association, American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine, Pacific Coast Ob/Gyn Society and Phoenix Ob/Gyn Society. She has spoken to other physicians, nurses and public on various topics related to Women's Health.
Dr. Laughead is married and has two grown daughters. When she is not working she enjoys being outdoors, camping, hiking, boating and birding.