Richard K. Gutknecht, MD, FACOG

Richard K. Gutknecht

Contact Information

  • Office 816-478-0220
  • After Hours 816-478-0220
  • Fax 816-795-3456


Main Location

Independence Women’s Clinic
19550 East 39th Street
Suite 300
Independence, MO 64057
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Hospital Affiliations

Centerpoint Medical Center
Centerpoint Ambulatory Surgery Center

Areas of Interest

Gynecology, Colposcopy, Family Planning, Contraceptive Management, Hysterectomy, Menopause Symptoms


Dr. Gutknecht is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology and is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. (ACOG). He is also a member of the American Medical Association, Missouri State Medical Association, Metropolitan Medical Society, and the Kansas City Gynecological Society.

Outside of work, Dr. Gutknecht enjoys traveling and photography.

Dr. Gutknecht accepts all major insurances. For more information, please visit our Insurance page.


Residency: Truman Medical Center West
Medical School: University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Certifications & Organizations

American Board Of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American Medical Association
Missouri State Medical Association
Metropolitan Medical Society of Greater Kansas City
Kansas City Gynecological Society