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We found 3 gynecologists who accept Blue Shield PPO near Palm Springs, CA.

Dr. Ernest Soyoung Han, PhD, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
1180 No. Indian Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, CA
 

Dr. Ernest Han's specialty is gynecologic oncology. He graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. Dr. Han trained at a hospital affiliated with Brown University for his residency. He has indicated that his clinical interests include gynecologic cancer surgery. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Han has received the following distinctions: Southern California Super Doctors; Top 100 Reviewer for American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; and APGO Scholars Program Award. He speaks Korean. He is professionally affiliated with City of Hope.

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Clinical interests: Gynecologic Cancer Surgery

Dr. Amy Aisha Hakim, MS, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
1180 No. Indian Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, CA
 

Dr. Amy Hakim sees patients in Duarte, CA and Palm Springs, CA. Her medical specialty is gynecologic oncology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Hakim include gynecologic cancer surgery. She is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. She graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Dr. Hakim is affiliated with City of Hope.

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Clinical interests: Gynecologic Cancer Surgery

Dr. Maher Ali Abdallah, MD
Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Other, Gynecology
1199 N. Indian Canyon Drive; Suite A
Palm Springs, CA
 

Dr. Maher Abdallah specializes in reproductive endocrinology and infertility and gynecology. Patients gave Dr. Abdallah an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is professionally affiliated with Eisenhower Medical Center and MemorialCare Health System. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Abdallah honors. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Abdallah attended SUNY Upstate Medical University and then went on to complete his residency at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center. He has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Super Doctors. He speaks Arabic.

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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.