Dr. Carmela Pettigrew, MD

Dr. Carmela Pettigrew, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 52
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Dr. Carmela Pettigrew, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Savannah, GA. She graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

600 E 70th St

Savannah, GA 31405

Contact Information

(912) 355-7766

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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Pap Smear Abnormalities
very high
more than 92% of peers
more than 89% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
more than 87% of peers

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  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections


  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pettigrew has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pettigrew's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pettigrew to family and friends
based on 27 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pettigrew's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Savannah, GA |
Dr. Pettrigrew has absolutely NO bedside manner. As a healthcare professional myself I was extremely disappointed at my last two office visits. She botched taking out my IUD and I was terrified! I am still in pain 24+ hours later. She doesn't care about what you have to say, and she doesn't want to...more
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Pembroke, GA |
I am in the menopausal stage of life and she truly listens and understands what my issues are and can address them appropriately. She is very easy to talk to. She can also explain things in a way that I understand, and she makes sure I am clear about my understanding of what is going on. I never...more
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in Savannah |
Dr Pettigrew is wonderful. She made me feel like I was being well taken care of and educated me during my pregnancy. My c-section and recovery were a breeze and I was very impressed with her bedside manner. we are so thankful for her care and our beautiful baby boy!
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Savannah, GA |
Dr. Pettigrew is who you want at your side if the you know what hits the fan. She is an intelligent, capable doctor who very much cares for her patients. Her personality is not warm and fuzzy, and while that might be an additional plus, I'm not looking for a best friend when selecting the best...more
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in Savannah, GA |
I had the pleasure of visiting Dr. Pettigrew as a new patient on 12-21-16. As a first time patient, I was pleased with everything during my office visit. The staff was professional, Dr. Pettigrew was personable, pleasant, & hands on, & I spent what I felt like was a reasonable amount of time at...more
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Dr. Pettigrew accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Pettigrew has admitting privileges

Candler Hospital
5353 Reynolds St
Savannah, GA 31405
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Memorial Health University Medical Center
4700 Waters Ave
Savannah, GA 31404
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