Dr. Peter Fern, MD

Dr. Peter Fern, MD

Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Peter Fern, MD is a gynecology doctor who practices in Spokane, WA. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

105 W 8th Ave Ste 6020

Spokane, WA 99204

Contact Information

(509) 455-5050

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Asuris Northwest Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • 28 More

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Top Care Areas

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Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Atrophic Vaginitis
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fern "As a Gynecologist, I am committed to providing my patient with the most current and most appropriate women's health care. Each patiient is a unique individual and each is uniquely important to me and my medical team. After almost 30 years of providing OB and GYN care, and treasuring each new baby and family, I have elected to focus on gynecology and gynecologic surgery. As a current and long tem Spokane/CDA "Best Doctor", it is an honor and commitment to meet women's healthcare needs.f"
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Specialties

  • Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • Vaginal Discharge
  • Vaginal Disorders
  • Vaginal Dryness
  • Vaginal Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginismus
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Ablation
  • Birth Control
  • Cesarean Hysterectomy
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Essure® Procedure
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • In-Office Ablation
  • In-Office Endometrial Ablation
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • LEEP - Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • NovaSure® Ablation
  • Ovarian Ablation
  • Ovarian Cystectomy
  • Ovarian Genetic Testing
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pelvic Floor Repair
  • Pelvic Laparoscopy
  • Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Pelvic Sling
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Pelviscopy
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Tumor Ablation
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vaginal Repair
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vaginoplasty
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Whitman College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Nrmc, Oakland Ca
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Naval Regional Medical Center. Oakland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fern's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fern to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Fern'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
16 to 30 minutes

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Dr. Fern accepts 37 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Elect Choice EPO
    Managed Choice POS
    Open Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Asuris Northwest Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Federal Employee Program
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Pennsylvania
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Pennsylvania PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas PPO
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
    Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
  • Cigna
    Commercial PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Choice Health
    First Choice Health POS
    First Choice Health PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA PPO
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • LifeWise
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Providence Health Plans
    Preferred PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Supplement PPO
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare POS

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