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Dr. J David Edwards, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Edwards

Obstetrics, Gynecology and Womens Health

2001 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 1265W Santa Monica, CA 90404

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Dr. J David Edwards, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1973 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology, gynecology, and more.


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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Edwards' Top Procedures and Conditions

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C-Section
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards performs C-Section more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Edwards performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dilation and Curettage
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards performs Dilation and Curettage more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Edwards performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Cervical Polyps
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards treats Cervical Polyps more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Edwards treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Edwards' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvectomy
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Edwards and his staff are committed to providing exceptional comprehensive care; the doctor is available on call 24/7, and 98% of of his patients are delivered at Saint John's Hospital and/or Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Edwards is certi...

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Surgery
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetric & Gynecologic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1977
Kaiser Fdn Hosps
Residency Hospital
1974
Orange Co Med Center University Calif I
Internship Hospital
1973
David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
Medical School
1977
1974
1973

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Edwards' Reviews

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3.7

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