Dr. Linda Ottemoeller, MD

Dr. Linda Ottemoeller, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
55 y/o

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Dr. Linda Ottemoeller, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Merced, CA. She is 55 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

Dignity Health Medical Group - Merced

315 Mercy Ave Ste 400

Merced, CA 95340
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Accepted insurance

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

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HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Yeast Infections
more than 72% of peers
Pap Smear
more than 62% of peers

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  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Perimenopause
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections


  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)

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.


  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • White Mem Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ottemoeller has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ottemoeller's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ottemoeller to family and friends
based on 14 total reviews (5 with comments)

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Dr. Ottemoeller's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Atwater, CA |
I tried and tried to like her but ended up having to switch halfway through my pregnancy because she made me feel THAT uncomfortable. Very rude, never smiled..Every time I asked a question she responded in a way that made me feel bad...her tone of voice and facial expressions were condescending....more
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Merced, CA |
I absolutely LOVE Dr. Ottemoeller! This is the first time that I go to her and she has expressed high level of concern for my pregnancy. I appreciate her care and the medical advice as this pregnancy has been by far the a tough one. She has always been two steps ahead with mine and my baby's care....more
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Merced, CA |
I went to her with my first pregnancy . Although I had no high risk factors I ended up with severe pre-eclampsia. She was kind, caring and went above and beyond to ensure me and my baby were healthy.
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in Mariposa Ca |
I absolutely adore Dr. Ottemoeller. I've used her for both my pregnancies and never wanted to look for another doctor. She and her staff are professional and honest. We had some issues with my first pregnancy and she was very honest and never sugar coated anything, which I prefer. Wish I could have...more
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in Atwater, CA |
She's self centered thought taking her vacation was more important me delivering my son who I was told by children's hospital that my placenta wasn't feeding him and that he could die if kept in my womb. This was my first pregnancy and had an awful experience with this doctor I don't not...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ottemoeller accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ottemoeller has admitting privileges

Mercy Medical Center Merced
333 Mercy Ave
Merced, CA 95340
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