Dr. Michael Cardwell, MD

Dr. Michael Cardwell, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Cardwell, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Des Moines, IA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

330 Laurel St Ste 2300

Des Moines, IA 50314

Contact Information

(515) 643-6888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Pregnancy Ultrasound
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
high
more than 88% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • High Risk Obstetrics
  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Preventive Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breech Position
  • Cervicitis
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Low Back Pain During Pregnancy
  • Lupus
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nausea
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Placenta Previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases

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Procedures

  • Amniocentesis
  • C-Section
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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

  • In Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • U Ill-St Francis Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • U Ill-St Francis Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cardwell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cardwell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cardwell to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Cardwell'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Cardwell accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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