Dr. Kathleen Berkowitz, MD

Dr. Kathleen Berkowitz, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Kathleen Berkowitz, MD is a maternal-fetal medicine specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1987 and specializes in maternal-fetal medicine.

2888 Long Beach Blvd Ste 400

Long Beach, CA 90806

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • 23 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Berkowitz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pregnancy Ultrasound
very high
more than 92% of peers
Gestational Diabetes
high
more than 80% of peers
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
normal
more than 59% of peers

Dr. Berkowitz'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Berkowitz "I believe in letting you ask questions and thoroughly reviewing your medical history in order to come up with a plan of care which will improve your health"

1  Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

31  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breech Position
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Dementia
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Lupus
  • 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
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases

15  Procedures

  • Advanced Fetal Ultrasound
  • Amniocentesis
  • Cervical Cerclage
  • C-Section
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fetal Echocardiography
  • Fetal Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prenatal Care and Counseling
  • Sonography
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Transvaginal
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • 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.

Education

  • Master's Degree, Rutgers University. Bs Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Columbia Presbyn Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Columbia Presbyn Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Calif Irvine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berkowitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berkowitz's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berkowitz to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Berkowitz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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