Dr. Christine Canterbury, MD

Dr. Christine Canterbury, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 51
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Christine Canterbury, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Corpus Christi, TX. She is 51 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

7121 S Padre Island Dr Ste 302

Corpus Christi, TX 78412

Contact Information

(361) 851-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Driscoll Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 12 More

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HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
high
more than 80% of peers
Pap Smear
normal
more than 68% of peers
Osteopenia
normal
more than 59% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Canterbury ""I always loved science and was particularly interested in how the mind affects the body. I chose obstetrics because of my interest in the biological, psychological and social aspects of pregnancy." Possessing an attribute for empathy, Dr. Canterbury's personal philosophy resonates with the desire to help others, "One should give back something they've reaped - the more you get in life, the more you owe.""
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Incontinence
  • Infertility
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • C-Section
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopic Resection of Fibroids and Polyps
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sympathectomy
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Canterbury has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Canterbury's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Canterbury to family and friends
4.5
based on 23 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Canterbury's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
in Corpus Christi, TX |
This is what type of Dr Jaime Pena is. When your laying there sick in a vulnerable state he just walks in no knock with two other strangers with no care about how you feel. Or ask you how you feel just lay back feel this. Oh you have some kind of std because your nasty is the attitude I got. I am a human being and I'm paying you with money I worked very hard for. I little dignity and respect go along way.
in Texas |
I have never been to a better Dr. That includes every dr I have ever been to not just OB-GYN. SHE honestly cares about her patients and will go above and beyond to find best treatments for you. I have other medical issues that complicated some of the routine pregnancy testing. She researched and spoke with many specialists to not only understand my condition but to find alternative treatments. Will never go to any other Dr!
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The two visits I had with Dr. Canterbury she was friendly, listened to my concerns, and didn't make me feel rushed. Unfortunately at my 3rd appt. I was informed my insurance was not accepted anymore. According to my insurance company her staff was supposed to inform me. It was an important follow up for a previous condition. I am now left to find another great doctor in a hurry and am constantly in fear until I do. My husband and I are deeply upset by the situation her staff put me in.
in Corpus Christi, TX |
Her office is horrible in getting back with you. The front office, office manager and records department do not communicate. Do not believe that they will even let the doctor know when you send records there. They just disappear and no follow-up calls are ever made. The do a disservice to patients.
in Corpus Christi, TX |
I've being Dr Canterbury since I moved to corpus 3 years ago. She delivered my 2nd daughter and is now seeing me through my 3rd pregnancy. She is very nice, always answers my questions fully and takes time with each patient.
in Corpus Christi, Tx |
She is amazing! Always so informative and always made me feel comfortable. She had delievered all three of my boys!
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Dr. Canterbury accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Federal Employee Program
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Driscoll Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PHCS
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Superior HealthPlan
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Canterbury has admitting privileges

Corpus Christi Medical Center - Bay Area
7101 S. Padre Island Dr
Corpus Christi, TX 78412
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