Dr. Donna Chester, MD

Dr. Donna Chester, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 59
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Donna Chester, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

2841 Debarr Rd Ste 37

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 279-2229

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • 20 More

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Top Care Areas

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Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
normal
more than 76% of peers
Endometriosis
normal
more than 72% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chester "Caring For Women is a full service, board-certified GYN practice based out of Anchorage's Alaska Regional Hospital. With over 20 years experience providing the finest in complete women's health care, Dr. Donna L. Chester and her friendly, professional staff can help you with all of your health care needs. New patients are always welcome. With privileges at both Providence and Alaska Regional Hospitals, and available valley appointments, Caring For Women is well equipped to handle your women's"
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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

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • da Vinci® Hysterectomy
  • da Vinci® Myomectomy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Diagnostic Endoscopy
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Essure® Procedure
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Non-Invasive Treatment of Fibroids
  • NovaSure® Ablation
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chester's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chester to family and friends
4.3
based on 17 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Chester's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Big Lake
Awesome doctor and staff!
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in Fayetteville, NC
Dr Chester delivered my two sons 1996 and 2000, excellent Doctor. We relocated to North Carolina.
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in Anchorage Ak
I been knowing Dr Chester for years amazing lady
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