Dr. Alva Childress, MD

Dr. Alva Childress, MD

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Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
68 y/o

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Dr. Alva Childress, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Spokane, WA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 43 years.

Providence Medical Group

101 W 8th Ave Ste 1100

Spokane, WA 99204
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Accepted insurance

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Preeclampsia
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more than 72% of peers
Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
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more than 72% of peers
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
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more than 71% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Hospital Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breech Position
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Low Back Pain During Pregnancy
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Maternal Hypotension Syndrome
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy

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Procedures

  • C-Section
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Eastern Va Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Sentara Norfolk Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Childress has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Childress accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Childress has admitting privileges

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center
101 W 8th Ave
Spokane, WA 99204
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Providence Sacred Heart Children's Hospital
101 W 8th Ave
Spokane, WA 99204
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