Dr. Carol Gerdes, MD

Dr. Carol Gerdes, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 74
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Carol Gerdes, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Alameda, CA. She is 74 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

501 S Shore Ctr W Ste D

Alameda, CA 94501

Contact Information

(510) 864-0660

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Perimenopause
very high
more than 97% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
very high
more than 96% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
1

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
37

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Perimenopause
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • C-Section
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Med Coll Of Pa
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Mount Zion M C University Ca
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gerdes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gerdes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gerdes to family and friends
3.2
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Gerdes' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (3)

Berkeley, CA |
This doctor overbills for services.I went in for an annual exam and also charge me an office visit in addition to. it. My insurance of course did not pay for office visit as they consider it an over billing. Her accounting department did not bill me until 3 months later and I disputed the charges....more
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in Alameda, CA |
Wonderful, wonderful, wonderful. Caring, competent, kind--the whole package
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Castro Valley, CA |
The only reason she has one star is because I can't leave negative or even zero. Went to Dr. Gerdes because she was on my health plans website for abnormal bleeding. Had a Pap and was sent for multiple lab tests & ultra sound. I called a week later inquiring about my results. I was told by the...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gerdes accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Gerdes has admitting privileges

Alameda Hospital
2070 Clinton Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
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