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Dr. Robert Bristow, MD

Gynecologic Oncology ·  Male · Age 53

Dr. Bristow

Dr. Robert Bristow, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1991 and specializes in gynecologic oncology.


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(714) 456-8000

Dr. Bristow accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Bristow's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hysterectomy - Open
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bristow performs Hysterectomy - Open more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bristow performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Uterine Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bristow treats Uterine Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Bristow treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Gynecologic Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bristow treats Gynecologic Cancer more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Bristow treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Cancer
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer

Dr. Bristow's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Paracentesis
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Perimenopause
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Bristow, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1991 and specializes in gynecologic oncology.

Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

1998
UCLA Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Residency Hospital
1992
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Internship Hospital
1991
Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
Medical School
1998
1995
1992
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Bristow's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bristow

4.2

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
15.384615384615385%
(2)

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I would like to give Dr. Bristow a raving review. He is my Superstar! I'm alive today because of his immense wisdom and incredible knowledge in treating ovarian cancer (8 yr survivor - stage 3C). Dr. Bristow is extra special because he also has a terrific bedside manner, unlike many other...Read More
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Dr. Bristow was is an excellent doctor. I highly recommend him. He is extremely knowledgable, kind, thoughtful, listens carefully, is good/patient at explaining things, and is clearly an expert in ovarian cancer (see NYTimes article that explains the research he did). I had surgery with him 2...Read More
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Had no bedside manner. Maybe a great surgeon, but i mostly saw his interns at office. Operated and i never saw him before or afterwards. Had interns visit after surgery. Had bleeding and didn't help. I had to go see my obygn to get cauterized.
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    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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    • Sat: closed
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