Welcome to Northwest Ohio OB-GYN
Thank you for inviting us to participate in your healthcare. At Northwest Ohio OB/GYN, it is our pleasure to provide you with care, and we are happy that you have chosen us as your provider.
Desrene Brown, M.D., FACOG
Dr. Brown completed medical school at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, followed by four years residency at College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, Harlem Hospital Center, New York City. Dr. Brown is a board certified Obstetrician, Gynecologist and Surgeon. She is continually informed of the latest studies, advances and procedures in her field. A record of her credentials is available in office.
Blanchard Valley Regional Health Center (Bluffton and Findlay Campus)
Lima Memorial Hospital
Erika Simmermeyer, MSBS, PA-C
Graduated summa cum laude from Bowling Green State University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science in chemistry specializing in biochemistry. She went on to graduate from the University of Toledo Physician Assistant Program in 2010 with a Master of Science in Biomedical Science Physician Assistant degree. While there, she completed a scholarly project in the area of long-term, reversible, progestogenic contraceptive use in adolescents.
She has been certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) and is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) as well as the Ohio Association of Physician Assistants (OAPA). She holds a certificate to practice and certificate to prescribe in the state of Ohio.
Services We Provide:
Routine Women's Health Care
Yearly Examination, PAP test and screening procedures
Evaluation and treatment of abnormal PAP tests
Colposcopy and LEEP Procedures
Evaluation and treatment of incontinence
Treatment of sexually transmitted diseases
Counseling for PMS, perimenopause and menopause
Routine and High Risk Obstetrics
Obstetrical and Gynecological Emergencies
Gynecologic surgery (vaginal reconstruction)
In-office alternatives to hysterectomy (NovaSure)
Minimally invasive in-office permanent sterilization (Essure)