Kristin Head, M.D.


Dr. Head received her undergraduate degree in Microbiology from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. Once completing her medical degree from Indiana University, she moved to Denver to do a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Exempla St. Joseph Hospital. In 2008, she began practicing with The Women’s Health Group in Thornton. She strongly believes that healthcare is a partnership between a patient and her physician. Dr. Head focuses on all aspects of Obstetrics and Gynecology, especially High Risk Obstetrics, infertility, menstrual irregularities, and menopause. She is trained in minimally invasive surgery and in office procedures to ensure faster patient recovery.

What makes Colorado home to you?

The Colorado mindset of being active outdoors year-round.

What are your passions outside of work?

Health and fitness, being active with my kids.

Why did you become an OB/GYN?

I became on OB/GYN to work with women throughout their full life-span. Women’s health care is often neglected in society and it effects more than 50% of the population. I wanted to be able to help women with significant issues that can impact their quality of life.

What in your career are you most proud?

I am lucky that I have the opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives. I don’t underestimate that responsibility.

What is the most important part of your job?

The most important part of my job is listening to patients. They need to be heard and understood before treatment can begin. Creating an atmosphere of partnership is necessary in a doctor/patient relationship.

Are you accepting new patients?


Honors and Awards:

  • Department Chairman from 2014 – 2018

Work related Committees:

  •  Peer Review, Medical Executive Committee

Specialties at The Women’s Health Group:

High risk obstetrics


Contraceptive counseling


Abnormal bleeding

OPTIFAST certified provider


Undergrad: Indiana University

Medical: Indiana University

Residency: St Joseph’s Denver

Medical experience:

14 Years



Office Location(s):

The Women’s Health Group, PC-Thornton

9195 Grant St., Suite 410
Thornton, Colorado 80229
Phone: (303) 280-2229 (BABY)
Fax: (303) 280-0765

Updated Policy

If you are fully vaccinated masking is optional in our offices; if you have not been vaccinated masking for your protection is strongly encouraged. This is subject to change as COVID levels fluctuate in our community

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