Dr. Kathleen M. Berkowitz, MD

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Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine • Female • Age 57

2888 Long Beach Blvd Ste 400
Long Beach, CA 90806
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Dr. Berkowitz's Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

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PIH Health Hospital - Whittier
12401 Washington Blvd
Whittier, CA 90602

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Perinatal Center
Perinatal Center
2888 Long Beach Blvd Ste 400
Long Beach, CA 90806
Perinatal Center
12462 Putnam St Ste 303
Whittier, CA 90602
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    Dr. Berkowitz's Experience

    Dr. Berkowitz's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Advanced Fetal Ultrasound
    • Amniocentesis
    • Cervical Cerclage
    • C-Section
    • Fetal Echocardiography
    • Fetal Ultrasound
    • Prenatal Care and Counseling
    • Sonography
    • Ultrasound
    • Ultrasound, Transvaginal
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Blood Disorders
    • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breech Position
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Dementia
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Maternal Anemia
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Nuchal Translucency
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Placenta Previa
    • Preeclampsia
    • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
    • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Urinary Disorders
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    • Uterine Diseases
    • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
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    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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Columbia Presbyn Med Center
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    Columbia Presbyn Med Center
    Complete in 1991

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Calif Irvine
    Complete in 1993

    Undergraduate Schools

    Master's Degree, Rutgers University. Bs Pennsylvania State University
    Graduated in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Berkowitz & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Berkowitz's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Long Beach Memorial Medical Center

    • PIH Health Hospital - Whittier

    • Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance

    • Torrance Memorial Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Berkowitz

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    3.0
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    3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berkowitz to family and friends

    3 out of 5

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    Dr. Berkowitz's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Berkowitz

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Perinatal Center
    2888 Long Beach Blvd Ste 400
    Long Beach, CA 90806
    (562) 997-8510 (Office)
    B
    Perinatal Center
    12462 Putnam St Ste 303
    Whittier, CA 90602
    (562) 789-5460 (Office)
    C
    Perinatal Center
    Magella Medical Long Beach office
    2888 Long Beach Blvd Ste 400
    Long Beach, CA 90806
    (562) 997-8510 (Office)
    (562) 997-8520 (Fax)
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    Perinatal Center
    Magella Medical Group
    23441 Madison St Ste 290
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310) 375-7172 (Office)
    (310) 375-7192 (Fax)
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