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Dr. Joann Pinkerton, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology ·  Female · Age 64

Dr. Pinkerton

Dr. Joann Pinkerton, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.


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(434) 980-6555

Dr. Pinkerton accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Pinkerton's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pinkerton treats Breast Pain more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Pinkerton treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Yeast Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pinkerton treats Yeast Infections more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Pinkerton treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Vaginal Candidiasis
HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pinkerton treats HPV (Human Papillomavirus) more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Pinkerton treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Pinkerton's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Atrophy
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colposcopy
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hot Flashes
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Irregular Periods
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Postmenopausal Bleeding
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joann Pinkerton, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

1985
University Va
Residency Hospital
1981
Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1981

Awards

Dr. Pinkerton's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pinkerton

4.8

Based on 13 reviews

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After seeing Dr. Pinkerton for 5 years, my mother tired of waiting 30 minutes or more for her appointments and walked out. After being advised that she would have to wait 90 minutes beyond her scheduled time and after driving more than an hour to see her, my mother said her time was worth...Read More
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I have been seeing Dr. Pinkerton for 20 years. She is kind, sensitive to patients' needs & fears, & very knowledgeable in her field. She even calls me evenings with results of some of my tests to discuss them with me. I travel 2 hrs each way to see her & I would not see anyone else! The...Read More
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