Dr. Carol Gerdes, MD

Dr. Carol Gerdes, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 74
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Dr. Carol Gerdes, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Alameda, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Med Coll Of Pa in 1986 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

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)

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Gerdes'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*

37  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • 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

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gerdes to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have 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)

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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Wonderful, wonderful, wonderful. Caring, competent, kind--the whole package
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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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