Dr. Michael Cotter, MD

Dr. Michael Cotter, MD

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Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o
(34)

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Dr. Michael Cotter, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in obstetrics & gynecology and robotic surgery.

Gainesville OB/GYN

6400 W Newberry Rd Ste 207

Gainesville, FL 32605
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cotter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cotter performs Vaginal Delivery and VBAC more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Cotter performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Normal Vaginal Delivery
C-Section
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cotter performs C-Section more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Cotter performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cotter performs Fetal Cardiac Monitoring more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Cotter performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Cotter's conditions and procedures:

3D Ultrasound
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hysterectomy
Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
Ablation
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adiana® Permanent Contraception
Advanced Fetal Ultrasound
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Advanced Robotic Surgery
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Atrophic Vaginitis
Birth Control
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Diseases
Breech Position
Cancer
Cervical Cancer
Cervical Polyps
Cervicitis
Chlamydia Infections
Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
Colpopexy
Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
Colporrhaphy
Colposcopy
C-Section
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
Dilation and Curettage
Ectopic Pregnancy
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
Endocervical Curettage
Endometrial Ablation
Endometrial Biopsy
Endometriosis
Epidural Block
Episiotomy Repair
Essure® Procedure
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Female Infertility
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
Gestational Diabetes
Gonorrhea Screening
Gynecologic Cancer
Gynecologic Cancer Screening
Gynecological Examination
Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
Hemorrhoids
High Risk Pregnancy
HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
Hysterectomy
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
Hysterectomy - Open
Hysteroscopy
Incontinence Sling Procedure
Intrauterine Growth Restriction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopy
Laparotomy
Low Back Pain During Pregnancy
Maternal Anemia
Maternal Hypotension Syndrome
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menopause
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Miscarriages
Multiple Gestation
Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
Natural Childbirth
Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
Normal Vaginal Delivery
NovaSure® Ablation
Osteopenia
Ovarian Cysts
Ovarian Diseases
Pap Smear
Pap Smear Abnormalities
Pelvic Pain
Placenta Previa
Preeclampsia
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Prolapse
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Sexual Dysfunction
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Sickle Cell Disease
Sympathectomy
Trichomoniasis
Tubal Ligation
Tumor
Ultrasound
Ultrasound, Pelvic
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence Surgery
Urinary Tract Procedure
Urological Surgery
Uterine Artery Embolization
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Uterine Fibroid Embolization
Uterine Fibroids
Uterine Prolapse
Uterine Prolapse Surgery
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
Vaginal Surgery
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vulvar Cancer
Vulvectomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

We seek to provide the highest level of care through our highly skilled health care professionals and state of the art technologies. We are devoted to addressing the individual needs and demands of patients in a warm and caring environment. With y...

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Robotic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1994
    University of Florida
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1994
    University of Florida-Jacksonville
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1994
    University of Florida-Jacksonville
    Undergraduate School
    1994
  • 1990
    University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Cotter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cotter

4.2

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
76.47058823529412%
(26)
4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
17.647058823529413%
(6)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr Cotter started as my GYN and became my OB too. He delivered both of my babies and I couldn't have asked for better care. My OB/GYN needs are more complicated than some but I've never worried or been made to feel like a challenging patient. Dr Cotter and all of his staff are fantastic. I'm...Read More
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I had a horrible experience with Dr. Cotter. He is a friendly person, but as a doctor he was not the right person to give me the care I needed. I'm having complications (I'm 37 weeks pregnant with my 6th child) and he continued to brush off everything I was saying. Instead he wanted to talk about...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

AARP
Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Arizona Foundation
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Care 1st Health Plan
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Fortified Provider Network
Galaxy Health Network
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
One Health
PacifiCare Health Systems
PHCS
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
University Physicians

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