Dr. Michael Edwards, MD

Dr. Michael Edwards, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Edwards, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Albany, GA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

417 W 3rd Ave Ste 550

Albany, GA 31701

Contact Information

(229) 312-2557

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Pregnancy-Related Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
very high
more than 85% of peers
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
high
more than 85% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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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*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • C-Section
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Med University Sc College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of So Al Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edwards has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Edwards' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edwards to family and friends
2.1
based on 9 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Edwards' Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Due to going into preterm labor with all of my pregnancies I was sent to Dr. Edwards, I was seen twice and felt like he had no real knowledge of my existing medical issues that was going on with this pregnancy. I don’t believe he ever looked at my chart or records sent from my doctor. My cervix...more
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in Albany, Ga
Dr Edwards is a very knowledgeable and smart doctor. However, he is very blunt, and does not sugar coat anything. That is just his personality. I would highly recommend him, and he is the only MFM in the area.
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in Valdosta, GA
I had a very good appointment with Dr. Edwards after it was discovered my baby might have trouble growing in the womb. The ultrasound tech was friendly. Dr. Edwards himself is serious, but I imagine he has to deliver bad news pretty often. I believe he is very experienced and knowledgeable and...more
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in Tifton, GA
Dr. Edwards has a terrible bed-side manner. He is greatly uneducated in the current realities of what life with spina bifida really looks like. His scare tactics even after I was past the point of being able to terminate my pregnancy were beyond the pale. I would use his office for their high...more
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