Dr. Alan Askinas, MD

Dr. Alan Askinas, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
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Dr. Alan Askinas, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in West Chester, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1980 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

915 Old Fern Hill Rd Ste 600

West Chester, PA 19380

Contact Information

(610) 692-3434

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
very high
more than 96% of peers
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
high
more than 85% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Tulane U-Charity Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Tulane U-Charity Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Askinas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Askinas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Askinas to family and friends
2.9
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Askinas' Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I went in for a follow up after a surgery. While I waited for him, I heard him outside the door ask how many more patients he had to see and groan about it. When he came in, he seemed very short with me and when he proceeded to give me my diagnosis, he gave it to me in medical terms. When I started...more
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Left me high and dry at my lowest medical point. I had a legitimate surgical problem and I found him very rude, did not answer my questions, and was hedgy with my plan of care. Never seen anything like it. Obviously found a new doctor. He needs to retire. Office is ignorant and I was never...more
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