Dr. Katharine Barrett-Avendano, DO

Dr. Katharine Barrett-Avendano, DO

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 60
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Katharine Barrett-Avendano, DO is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Bellevue, WA. She is 60 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

12301 NE 10th Pl Ste 100

Bellevue, WA 98005

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
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more than 25% of peers
C-Section
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more than 24% of peers
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
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more than 6% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barrett-Avendano "The Women's Center welcomes you to an integrated approach to your health care. This office is focused on personalized care to best suit each patient. We work with rest, nutrition,exercise, traditional medical care and alternative approaches including 'bioidentical' hormone therapy weight and lifestyle management. This office is well suited to women interested in high quality overall health."
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breech Position
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Ablation
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Birth Control
  • Bladder Repair Surgery
  • C-Section
  • Colposcopy
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Sympathectomy
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California, Santa Cruz
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Mt Clemens General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • SUNY, University At Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Los Angeles College Of Chiropractic
    Other Education | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barrett-Avendano has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barrett-Avendano's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barrett-Avendano to family and friends
4.5
based on 21 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Barrett-Avendano'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 (2)

in Bellevue, WA |
The office is not like others. Not big box medicine. She is a chiropractor, an osteopathic doctor and a traditional ob/gyn who likes to take a natural approach to care whenever possible. Less 'regular' medicine. I know she works with my naturopath and I like that. She listens to me and works with...more
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Caring Doctor. Makes you feel very comfortable and well informed. I had surgery done by her and I'm very happy I went with her. Will definitely recommend her to everyone I know!!
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Dr. Barrett-Avendano accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Choice Health
    First Choice Health PPO
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Signature
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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