We found 4 gynecologists who accept United Healthcare Managed Indemnity near Berkeley, CA.

Dr. Beth Ann Matlock, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
2500 Milvia Street
Berkeley, CA
 

Dr. Beth Matlock's medical specialty is general gynecology. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Alta Bates Medical Group (ABMG), and Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation (SEBMF). Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Dr. Matlock attended the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. Dr. Matlock is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Contraception, Hormone Therapy, Gynecological Problems, Fibroids, Endometriosis, Gynecologic ... (Read more)

Dr. Katarina Elizabet Lanner Cusin, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
2500 Milvia Street
Berkeley, CA
 

Dr. Katarina Lanner-Cusin is a general gynecology specialist. Dr. Lanner-Cusin studied medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. She honors several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. She has received the following distinction: San Francisco Super Doctors. Dr. Lanner-Cusin (or staff) is conversant in Swedish, Spanish, and German. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Alta Bates Medical Group (ABMG), and Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation (SEBMF). She is accepting new patients.

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Dr. Risa Kagan, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
2500 Milvia Street
Berkeley, CA
 

Dr. Risa Kagan is a specialist in general gynecology. Patients gave her an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Alta Bates Medical Group (ABMG), and Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation (SEBMF). Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kagan honors. She is accepting new patients. She attended Albany Medical College and then went on to complete her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).

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Dr. Pantea Pahlavan, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
2500 Milvia Street
Berkeley, CA
 

Dr. Pantea Pahlavan works as a general gynecologist in Fairfield, CA, Berkeley, CA, and Albany, CA. Dr. Pahlavan (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, French, and Persian. Dr. Pahlavan is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Alta Bates Medical Group (ABMG), and Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation (SEBMF). She graduated from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Pennsylvania Hospital. She is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. She is open to new patients.

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What is Gynecology?

Gynecology is the medical specialty dealing with the female reproductive system and women’s health. Gynecologists provide preventive care and treatment for any health issues occurring in the uterus, ovaries, vagina, vulva, or breasts. Today, most gynecologists also train as obstetricians and offer pregnancy care, becoming obstetricians / gynecologists or OB/GYNs. However it is possible for a physician to specialize specifically in gynecology.

Gynecologists see patients all the way from puberty into childbearing, throughout adulthood, and into the senior years. They encounter a wide variety of issues, which may include:
  • Menstrual disorders, such as irregular or heavy periods
  • Vaginal infections, such as yeast infections or bacterial vaginosis
  • Birth control prescriptions
  • Infertility treatment
  • Abnormal development of the reproductive organs
  • Breast care and breast cancer screening
  • Uterine fibroids, benign growths in the uterus
  • Endometriosis, a painful condition where uterine tissue grows outside the uterus
  • Menopause
  • Cancer of the reproductive organs

A gynecologist’s work is varied and may include a range of procedures at various practice locations, depending on the provider. Gynecologists examine and treat their patients directly in settings such as hospitals, clinics, or private offices. At certain locations, gynecologists may perform surgeries, such as hysterectomies or tubal ligations, or they may perform imaging scans using ultrasound.