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We found 5 providers matching gynecologic surgery and who accept Coventry near San Diego, CA.

Dr. Moneer M Jaibaji, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery
1001 B Avenue; Suite 108
Coronado, CA
 

Dr. Moneer Jaibaji's specialty is facial plastic surgery. Dr. Jaibaji obtained his medical school training at Al-Mustansiriya College of Medicine and The University of Mustansiriyah College of Medicine and performed his residency at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, cancer surgery, and dermabrasion. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Jaibaji is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is conversant in Arabic. He is affiliated with Scripps Mercy Hospital and Sharp HealthCare. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , labiaplasty

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Labiaplasty, Down Syndrome, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, ... (Read more)

Dr. James Jee-Ling Chao, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
200 West Arbor Drive
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. James Chao practices plastic surgery and hand surgery. Dr. Chao's clinical interests include dermabrasion, botulinum toxin injection, and breast augmentation. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Chao completed his residency training at Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Institute and NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Chao (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Sign Language, and Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, Scripps Mercy Hospital, and Sharp HealthCare. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , labiaplasty

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Labiaplasty, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable ... (Read more)

Dr. Craig Sean Saffer, MD
Specializes in Obstetrics
7695 Cardinal Court; Suite 240
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Craig Saffer is a specialist in obstetrics. He works in San Diego, CA. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cape Town and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Saffer attended the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg for medical school. Dr. Saffer's areas of expertise include the following: colposcopy, menopause, and female infertility. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Saffer takes. He has received professional recognition including the following: San Diego Super Doctors. Dr. Saffer is affiliated with Sharp HealthCare. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , robotic-assisted gynecologic surgery

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Cryosurgery, Incontinence, Laparoscopic Surgery, Intrauterine Device, Laser ... (Read more)

Dr. Kim Marie Goodwin, MD
Specializes in Other, Obstetrics & Gynecology
7695 Cardinal Court; Suite 240
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Kim Goodwin's specialty is obstetrics & gynecology. Dr. Goodwin's areas of expertise include the following: colposcopy, menopause, and female infertility. Her average rating from her patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. She takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Goodwin graduated from Brown University, Alpert Medical School and then she performed her residency at Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. She is professionally affiliated with Sharp HealthCare. She has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , robotic-assisted gynecologic surgery

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Cryosurgery, Incontinence, Laparoscopic Surgery, Intrauterine Device, Laser ... (Read more)

Dr. Rebeca Sandoval, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
2918 Fifth Avenue; Suite 100
San Diego, CA
 

Dr. Rebeca Sandoval is a medical specialist in general obstetrics & gynecology. Dr. Sandoval attended the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) for residency. Areas of expertise for Dr. Sandoval include sexually transmitted diseases (STds), colposcopy, and menopause. She has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. Dr. Sandoval is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. She is conversant in Spanish. Her professional affiliations include Scripps Mercy Hospital and Sharp HealthCare. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , robotic-assisted gynecologic surgery

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Cryosurgery, Loop Electrosurgical Excision, Diagnostic Evaluation, Multiple ... (Read more)

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What is Gynecologic Surgery?

Gynecologic surgery is surgery performed on a woman’s pelvic region. It is usually performed by an OB/GYN and can involve the bladder, rectum, or reproductive organs. Surgery in this area may be performed for many reasons, but the most common procedures include:
  • Hysterectomy
  • Fibroid removal
  • Treatment of endometriosis or other heavy bleeding
  • Cancer treatment, including cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancers
  • Removal of ovarian cysts
  • Infertility treatment
  • Treatment for incontinence
  • Sterilization or ‘tube-tying’
  • Surgery for pelvic organ prolapse
  • Repair of vaginal tears

More and more, gynecologic surgery is moving towards the use of minimally invasive surgery. Minimally invasive surgery uses several small incisions and tiny tools and scopes to perform the operation, rather than one large opening. While it is not appropriate in every case, minimally invasive surgery can lead to less scarring, less blood loss, faster recovery, and a lower chance for infection. Minimally invasive gynecologic surgery may be performed with a laparoscope, a thin tube with a camera on the end that allows the surgeon to see inside the body. It may also be performed robotically, using even smaller tools and cameras that a surgeon controls from a computer. Robotic surgery allows even better vision, precision, and control than laparoscopic surgery.

Over the course of a lifetime, many women need pelvic surgery to stay healthy. Qualified gynecologic surgeons will have the right tools at their disposal to provide care with a minimum of discomfort.