Dr. Barbara Wotherspoon, MD

Dr. Barbara Wotherspoon, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Barbara Wotherspoon, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

1965 S Fremont Ave Ste 270

Springfield, MO 65804

Contact Information

(417) 820-3890

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wotherspoon performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
very high
more than 95% of peers
Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Gonorrhea Screening
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Wotherspoon's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

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

44  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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 Mo Columbia Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wotherspoon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wotherspoon's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wotherspoon to family and friends
37 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Wotherspoon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I don't have any experience with her as an OB, but wasn't happy with her as my GYN over a period of several years. I felt like she wouldn't listen to my symptoms and repeatedly told me I was "too young" to have them, implying they weren't real. I often felt like she was trying to walk out the door...more
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I felt like the doctor paid more attention to her computer than me and did not take any of my questions or concerns seriously. I called the office two days in a row because bleeding had started at five months, and was told I come in for a fetal heartbeat if that "made me feel better". Was told to...more
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I'd give a 4star but I've never had so many issues with a gyno office. First the 2 receptionist checking you in are rude & just constantly mad looking. 1 time when I was waiting to get called in I actually heard them talking bad about another client when they left. Their answering phone service...more
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I made my initial appointment with her and had to wait almost 3 months to get in. She was definitely worth the wait! She's a great combination of personable and professional, and always made me feel very at ease during my appointments with her. She always made sure all my questions were answered...more
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Dr. Wotherspoon has impressed me from the beginning. The first day I was scheduled to see her, the staff informed me she left for a delivery and I would have to wait (which happens with an OB). I waited for about 45 min, when the staff asked if I would see the NP. I did, and she was great. but as I...more
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