Northwood Obstetrics & Gynecology

Peter T. Bump, MD
Kristen Scholten, MD
Diana L. Novak, MD
Melissa E. Bibicoff, DO
Caitlin K. Schmidt, DO


We believe that knowledge and experience can make a difference in healthcare outcomes. Medical care decisions can be daunting and we are here to accompany you on this path: to provide up to date medical care and help you make the best healthcare choices accessible


Our Doctors and clinical support staff have a wealth and breadth of experience and training amongst them. We believe healthcare should be a partnership and that your involvement is essential to success. We strive to be accessible to our patients and work together as a team to achieve the best care possible for you.

Our physicians are board certified or board eligible in Obstetrics and Gynecology and have full staff privileges at Munson Medical Center.

We are also a teaching facility: Michigan State Medical Students rotate through our office as part of their clinical education.

Diana Novak, MD

Diana L. Novak, MD

Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Novak joined Northwood Ob/Gyn in 2008. She attended Michigan State College of Human Medicine, graduating in 2000. She then chose a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Synergy Medical Educational Alliance in Saginaw, Michigan, which she completed in 2004. She is married and has four children. She loves to camp, hike and be outdoors and is involved in youth hockey and dance with her kids.

Caitlin K Schmidt, DO

Caitlin K Schmidt, DO

Board Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology

Dr. Caitlin Schmidt graduated from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2011, completing her residency at Sparrow Hospital where she was Chief Resident. Dr. Caitlin Schmidt enjoys caring for women in all aspects of OBGYN care. She has a particular interest in treating infertility, heavy menstrual bleeding, or consulting for contraceptive management. She strives to foster a healthy pregnancy and safe birth experience for all obstetrical patients. Dr. Schmidt is also Da Vinci Robotic Surgery trained. In her spare time, Dr. Schmidt spends time with her two young daughters and husband, and also enjoys an active lifestyle through hiking, yoga and swimming.

Obstetrics & Gynecology

3960 West Royal Drive
Traverse City, MI   49684

Phone: 231.947.0404
Fax: 844.258.9900

Office Hours

Monday through Friday 8:30AM – 4:30PM
Closed 12:30-1:30 daily for lunch