Dr. Philip Townsend, MD

Gynecology •  Male • Age 75

Dr. Townsend
675 Harvard St Brooksville, FL 34601

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Dr. Philip Townsend, MD is a gynecology specialist in Brooksville, FL and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from University Of Liverpool, Faculty Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in gynecology and gynecologic surgery.

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Doctor Townsend has an amasing patient manner he is very informative with everything he is doing or will be doing. He is what a true professional should act like.
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What most impresses me about Dr. Townsend is the fact that although he is up to date with the most modern procedures and surgical techniques, he is not quick to jump into surgery. He has a comforting conservative approach. He is easy to talk to and explains things in a way anyone can understand. If you are looking for the best, Dr. Townsend is the one.
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Wonderful doctor and staff. I had the monalisa touch treatments and after years of discomfort I finally received relief. I recommend this to anyone who is seeking a solution to pain and discomfort for post menopausal and breast cancer treatment. Hormone treatment was not an option for me. I highly recommend you seek Dr. Townsend for advice and treatment. Sue
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I have had the opportunity to see Dr. Townsend in action! He is genuinely concerned about his patients. Dr. Townsend is very kind and knowlegeable when it comes not only to a woman's gynecological health but in every other medical aspect. I found the office to be warm and inviting and the staff was delightful! Very friendly and helpfull! I truly appreciated the office manager Debbie and the front desk receptionist Destiny they were both amazing!
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Care Philosophy

Dr. Townsend's care philosophy is to protect and maintain a patient's good health. His practice is dedicated to women that know what it takes to develop a healthier and more enjoyable lifestyle that adds years to a patient's life. They can help with ...

Specialties

  • Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1983
Jackson Meml Hosp/U Miami
Fellowship Hospital
1972
University Of London / United Medical and Dental Schools Of Guy's and Saint Thomas's Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1970
Walton Hospital Liverpool
Internship Hospital
1969
University Of Liverpool, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1969
University Liverpool
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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(352) 799-6700

Dr. Townsend accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Freedom Health
Freedom Network
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
Optimum HealthCare
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
WellCare
WellCare PPO

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. Townsend's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
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Dr. Townsend treats Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Townsend treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Atrophic Vaginitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Townsend treats Atrophic Vaginitis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Townsend treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Townsend treats Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Townsend treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis

Dr. Townsend's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Birth Control
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Breast Exam
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilatation
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Dyspareunia
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Endometriosis
  • Endometritis
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Infections
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Ureteral Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal Disorders
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvar Diseases
  • Vulvectomy
  • Yeast Infections