Dr. Paula Orr, MD

Dr. Paula Orr, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
51 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Paula Orr, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 24 years. She specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Charleston Women's Wellness Center

5319 Parkshire Way Ste B

Charleston, SC 29418
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE)
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
more than 89% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Orr'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. Orr "Total health care for Today's Woman. Treating the whole woman mind, body and spirit."

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

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

54  Conditions Treated


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38  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • C-Section
  • Diaphragms, Caps, and Shields
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lymph Node Dissection for Endometrial Cancer (Uterine Cancer)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • X-Ray


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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.


  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Orr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Orr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Orr to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Orr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Orr is very pleasant and personable but when calling to speak with someone you will be put on hold for longer than 5 minutes...Also when attempting to register on the portal the options are few and makes it difficult to sign up if you don't have a smart phone. Email mail messages should be...more
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Dr. Orr is hands down the best doctor I've ever been to, period. She is extremely smart, professional, and funny. She does an excellent job on wellness exams, she's extremely fast but also thorough. I cannot recommend her highly enough. I also have PTSD from a rape, and I usually cry at these...more
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I haven't met Dr. Orr but I will do anothee review once I do. Her office staff does not seem very professional at all. I was placed on hold for 10 minutes and when the attendant returned she was very rude and short. She was not warm or even made me feel welcomed. If that type of service is what I...more
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Dr. Orr is great. She is approachable, helpful, caring & very knowledgable in her profession. My only complaint/concern is with her front desk staff. While pleasant enough not entirely professional at all times. I almost chose another GYN Doctor due to the difficulty in reaching someone to...more
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