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Tacoma (8.27 mi)
Federal Way (12.54 mi)
Des Moines (12.98 mi)
Burien (14.63 mi)
Auburn (16.54 mi)

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98406 (1) (5.65 mi)
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  • Donald Boutry, MD

    Donald Boutry, MD

    Distance: 8.26 mi
    314 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Suite 104
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Genesis Obstetrics and Gynecology PLLC

    Distance: 8.26 mi
    314 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Suite 401
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Scott Goodrich, M.D.

    Scott Goodrich, M.D.

    Distance: 8.26 mi
    9040a Fitzsimmons Blvd
    Tacoma, WA 98341
  • Gyft Clinic, PLLC

    Distance: 8.26 mi
    2201 South 19th Street
    Ste #101
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Danielle Markle Price, M.D.

    Danielle Markle Price, M.D.

    Distance: 8.26 mi
    1901 S Union Ave
    Tacoma, WA 98405
  • Synergy Health

    Distance: 8.26 mi
    2517 N Washington St
    Tacoma, WA 98406
  • Susan Johnson, MD

    Susan Johnson, MD

    Distance: 12.53 mi
    34503 9th Ave S
    Ste 330
    Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Estelle Yamaki, MD

    Estelle Yamaki, MD

    Distance: 12.53 mi
    2319 Sw 320th St
    Federal Way, WA 98023
  • Elaine Y Chang, MD, Inc

    Distance: 12.97 mi
    22506 Marine View Dr S
    Suite 101
    Des Moines, WA 98198
  • Paul Boeder, MD

    Paul Boeder, MD

    Distance: 16.53 mi
    202 N Division St Ste 301
    Auburn, WA 98001
  • Maria Gutierrez-Yach, MD

    Maria Gutierrez-Yach, MD

    Distance: 16.53 mi
    202 N Division St
    Ste 301
    Auburn, WA 98001
  • Patricia Charochak, D.O.

    Patricia Charochak, D.O.

    Distance: 16.73 mi
    14707 136th Ave E
    Puyallup, WA 98374
  • Robert Kothenbeutel, MD

    Robert Kothenbeutel, MD

    Distance: 20.01 mi
    263 Rainier Ave S
    Renton, WA 98057
  • Theresa Zumwalt, MD FACOG

    Theresa Zumwalt, MD FACOG

    Distance: 22.06 mi
    14991 Sunrise Drive Ne
    Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
  • Ballard Women's Health

    Distance: 22.35 mi
    5410 Barnes Ave Nw
    Seattle, WA 98107
  • Teresa Goepfert, D. O.

    Teresa Goepfert, D. O.

    Distance: 22.35 mi
    1801 Nw Market St
    Seattle, WA 98107
  • Philip D Welch M.D.

    Distance: 22.35 mi
    801 Broadway
    Ste 628
    Seattle, WA 98122
  • Allen South, M.D.

    Allen South, M.D.

    Distance: 22.35 mi
    1229 Madison St
    Suite 610
    Seattle, WA 98104
  • Kathleen Stine, ARNP

    Kathleen Stine, ARNP

    Distance: 22.35 mi
    2001 E Madison St
    Seattle, WA 98122
  • Roseanne Olmstead, M.D.

    Roseanne Olmstead, M.D.

    Distance: 26.27 mi
    10900 Ne 4th St
    Suite 1920
    Bellevue, WA 98004
  • Wm Bullis, MD

    Wm Bullis, MD

    Distance: 26.87 mi
    8610 Ne 17th St
    Clyde Hill, WA 98004
  • Judith Jacobsen, MD

    Judith Jacobsen, MD

    Distance: 29.86 mi
    10010 Ne 37th Ct
    Kirkland, WA 98033

Nearby Cities

Tacoma (8.27 mi)
Federal Way (12.54 mi)
Des Moines (12.98 mi)
Burien (14.63 mi)
Auburn (16.54 mi)
Puyallup (16.74 mi)
Renton (20.02 mi)
Bainbridge... (22.08 mi)
Seattle (22.37 mi)

Gynecologist Info

Gynecologist Summary:

A gynecologist is a medical doctor who specializes in women's health issues, especially those concerning the reproductive system. A gynecologist can diagnose and treat a variety of conditions that affect a woman's reproductive system.

Gynecologist Treatments may include:

- Women's health
- Genitourinary disorders
- Gynecological cancers
- Breast conditions
- Ovarian Cysts
- Infertility
- Menopause
- Contraception
- Incontinence
- Sexually transmitted disease
- Uterine fibroids

Gynecologist Specialties include:

Obstetrics involves caring for women and their health during pregnancy, childbirth, and post-natal care. Gynecological oncology deals with treatment of cancers that affect a woman's reproductive system. Gynecologists may also sub-specialize in pediatric, adolescent, menopausal, or geriatric gynecology. Other sub-specialties in gynecology include endocrinology and infertility, urology, pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.

Gynecology Procedures and Treatments:

A gynecologist can assess, diagnose, and treat issues affecting a woman's reproductive tract. Interviews, external observations, internal examinations, PAP tests, medical imaging, amniocentesis, and biopsy are used to help gynecologists with diagnosis.

Treatments may involve the use of medication, sex education and contraceptives, D&C, tubal ligation, mastectomy, hysterectomy, laparoscopy, and colposcopy.

Gynecology Profession Details:
Gynecologists must complete medical school then additional training in women's health and surgical requirements. Board certification and licensing are required for practicing gynecologists in the United States. Continuing education is required to maintain certification.

Gynecology Associations:
The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology is responsible for certification of both gynecologists and obstetricians in the United States, with nearly 1,700 certifications occurring each year. This non-profit organization is independently maintained and is recognized as a specialty board by the Medical Board of Medical Specialties.

Gynecologist FAQs:

What Is a Gynecologist?

A gynecologist is a medical doctor that specializes in women's health issues, especially those pertaining to the reproductive system.

What Is the Difference between a Gynecologist and an Obstetrician?

An obstetrician is a gynecologist who sub-specializes in issues regarding pregnancy and childbirth and has more training and experience regarding those issues as well as childbirth and potential complications that might arise.

How Do I Find the Best Gynecologist in My Area?

You can find the best local gynecologist for your needs on, through other search sites including the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and from recommendations by your family doctor, relatives, and friends. Be sure to ask questions and do some research as it is important to choose a gynecologist you trust and are comfortable with.

Why Do I Need a Gynecologist?

Women should see a gynecologist at least once a year for regular examinations. While family doctors can provide basic services, gynecologists specialize in women's health and reproductive issues so are better equipped to diagnose and treat potential issues.

Gynecologist Related Terms:
Gynecology, obstetrics, OB/GYN, childbirth, pregnancy, mammogram, hysterectomy, uterus, ovaries, cysts, yeast infection, STDs, birth control, tubal ligation, c-section, biopsy, breast exam, menstrual problems, PAP test, vaginal exam, contraception, fertility, infertility, cancer, reproduction