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Dr. Jack Simmons Jr, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Simmons Jr

Planned Parenthood South Atlantic

1312 Ashley River Rd Charleston, SC 29407

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Dr. Jack Simmons Jr, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from South Carolina U, College Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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  • Good communication . Patients said there was good doctor communication at the hospital. See hospitals

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Dr. Simmons Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Simmons Jr' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Perimenopause
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simmons Jr treats Perimenopause more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Simmons Jr treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Symptomatic Menopause
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simmons Jr treats Symptomatic Menopause more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Simmons Jr treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Hysteroscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simmons Jr performs Hysteroscopy more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Simmons Jr performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hysteroscopy Sterilization
  • Operative Hysteroscopy

Dr. Simmons Jr' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Female Infertility
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Miscarriages
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis

Dr. Simmons Jr' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Simmons Jr

3.7

Based on 3 reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jack Simmons Jr, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from South Carolina U, College Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

1984
Charlotte Meml Hosp
Residency Hospital
1980
South Carolina U, College Of Medicine
Medical School
1984
1980

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Roper Hospital

Charleston, SC

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)