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We found 6 ob/gyns who accept Coventry Open Access HMO near Pottsville, PA.

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Dr. Harry Owen Mateer Jr., MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
529 Terry Reiley Way
Pottsville, PA
 

Dr. Harry Mateer is a general gynecologist. Dr. Mateer's average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with Geisinger. He honors Coventry, Coventry Bronze, and Coventry Silver, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. For his professional training, Dr. Mateer completed a residency program at The Reading Hospital and Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Gynecological Problems

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
541 W Bacon Street
Pottsville, PA
 

Dr. James Xenophon's specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. Dr. Xenophon honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College.

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
541 W Bacon Street
Pottsville, PA
 

Dr. Ilene Weizer is a general obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Pottsville, PA. She has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. She honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Coventry, and more. Dr. Weizer attended medical school at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine.

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
171 Red Horse Road
Pottsville, PA
 

Dr. Robert Zimmerman is a general obstetrician and gynecologist in Pottsville, PA. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Zimmerman honors Coventry, Coventry Bronze, and Coventry Silver, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
171 Red Horse Road
Pottsville, PA
 

Dr. Austin Chen's area of specialization is general obstetrics & gynecology. On average, patients gave Dr. Chen a rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. She takes several insurance carriers, including Coventry, Coventry Bronze, and Coventry Silver. She graduated from Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine.

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
171 Red Horse Road
Pottsville, PA
 

Dr. David Krewson is a specialist in general obstetrics & gynecology. He works in Pottsville, PA. Dr. Krewson's average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Coventry, Coventry Bronze, and Coventry Silver are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Krewson honors. He is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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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.