We found 3 ob/gyns who accept SutterSelect near Watsonville, CA.

Dr. Kelli Rae Beingesser, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
550 S. Green Valley Road
Watsonville, CA
 

Dr. Kelli Beingesser is a general obstetrician and gynecologist in Fresno, CA, Santa Cruz, CA, and Watsonville, CA. Dr. Beingesser's areas of expertise include women's health issues. She is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Maternity and Surgery Center of Santa Cruz, and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Dr. Beingesser attended medical school at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Her average rating from her patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Beingesser honors several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE. She has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Colposcopy, Adolescent Gynecology, Laparoscopic Myomectomy, Incontinence, Hysteroscopy, Cervical ... (Read more)

Dr. Katherine Gabriel Cox, MPH, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
550 S. Green Valley Road
Watsonville, CA
 

Dr. Katherine Gabriel-Cox is a general OB/GYN in Santa Cruz, CA and Watsonville, CA. She has indicated that her clinical interests include women's health issues. She is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Gabriel-Cox attended medical school at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. Her medical residency was performed at Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Medical Center. She is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Gabriel-Cox's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Maternity and Surgery Center of Santa Cruz, and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Hysteroscopy, Women's Health Issues, Pregnancy, Infections

Dr. Cheryl L Northey, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
550 S Green Valley Road
Watsonville, CA
 

Dr. Cheryl Northey specializes in general obstetrics & gynecology. In addition to English, Dr. Northey speaks Spanish. Dr. Northey's clinical interests include menopause, uterine prolapse, and osteoporosis. Dr. Northey is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. Dr. Northey graduated from the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine. For Dr. Northey's residency, Dr. Northey trained at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. Patient reviews placed Dr. Northey at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Northey honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Northey welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Gynecologic Cancer, Fibroids, Women's Health Issues, Hysterectomy, Ovarian Cyst, Uterine Cancer, ... (Read more)

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What is Obstetrics & Gynecology?

An obstetrician / gynecologist, or OB/GYN for short, is a doctor who specializes in women’s health, pregnancy, and disorders of the female reproductive system. Obstetrics refers to medical care for issues surrounding pregnancy, from preconception until after birth; gynecology refers to other health issues specific to women, such as birth control and infertility treatment, female urology, breast care, and disorders of the ovaries and uterus.

There are four recognized subspecialties of obstetrics and gynecology:
  • Maternal-fetal medicine, which is a branch of obstetrics caring for high-risk pregnancies
  • Reproductive endocrinology, a subspecialty focused on the treatment of infertility
  • Gynecological oncology, which deals with cancers of the female reproductive system
  • Female pelvic medicine, which involves surgical treatments for problems of the pelvic organs

An OB/GYN performs a large range of procedures. Some of these include biopsies, ultrasounds, laparoscopy, breast exams, tubal ligation, endometrial ablation, cervical cerclage, amniocentesis, and newborn circumcision.

Obstetricians and gynecologists are one of the few specialists that can provide preventative care for their patients when they are healthy, medical care for patients when they are sick, and surgical care. For example, an OB/GYN may counsel an adolescent about safe sexual health, prescribe medication such as birth control pills, take a pap smear, and perform a cesarean section surgery all in the same day. OB/GYNs specialize in providing care for healthy women and pregnancies, as well as treating medical issues from incontinence and infertility to cancer.
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