Dr. John Pinches III, DO

Dr. John Pinches III, DO

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. John Pinches III, DO is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Los Alamitos, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Los Alamitos OB/GYN Medical Grp

3801 Katella Ave Ste 302

Los Alamitos, CA 90720
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Tubal Ligation
more than 93% of peers
more than 90% of peers
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Pinches III's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

30  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Normal Vaginal Delivery
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pinches III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pinches III' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pinches III to family and friends
34 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

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Dr. Pinches III' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I am blessed to have Dr. Pinches as my doctor. Not only is he brilliant, dedicated, and professional but also compassionate, patient, understanding, and thorough. Even though he has so many patients, he addresses every single thing you want to talk about during your appointment without making you...more
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I have been with this doctor for almost 4 years now and he is the best! He is very caring, compassionate and he goes into detail about what is going on with you and explains what the treatment options are and why. I have not ever felt left in the dark about my condition or treatments he recommends....more
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I was very pleased with Dr. Pinches' friendliness and bedside manner! He did an excellent job on my partial hysterectomy and cyst removal! I will recommend him to friends and family!
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This is honestly a doctor that I won't recommend. Only does 2 ultra sounds threw out the whole pregnancy and asks the same basic questions everytime. I lost my baby at 36weeks the day I left his office, i didn't sue him simply because nothing will bring my baby back. I've heard so many similar...more
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I scheduled my appointment at least 2 weeks in advance. The girl who scheduled my appointment barely spoke English. She failed to mention to me that there was no parking for customers complimentary and that the doctor will be leaving 30 minutes after my appointment time. I specifically told her...more
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