Dr. Robert Shwayder, MD

Dr. Robert Shwayder, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Robert Shwayder, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado School Of Medicine and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

716 Denbigh Blvd Ste E2

Newport News, VA 23608

Contact Information

(757) 874-2790

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. Shwayder's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ovarian Cysts
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shwayder treats Ovarian Cysts more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Shwayder treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shwayder performs Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Shwayder performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Pap Smear
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shwayder performs Pap Smear more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Shwayder performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Shwayder's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Atrophic Vaginitis
Birth Control
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Diseases
Breast Pain
Breech Position
Cancer
Cervical Polyps
Cervicitis
Chlamydia Infections
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
Colporrhaphy
Colposcopy
C-Section
Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
Dilation and Curettage
Ectopic Pregnancy
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
Endocervical Curettage
Endometriosis
Excision of Cervix
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
Gestational Diabetes
Gonorrhea Infections
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
High Risk Pregnancy
HIV Screening
Hormone Replacement Therapy
HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
Hysterectomy - Open
Hysteroscopy
Incontinence Sling Procedure
Intrauterine Growth Restriction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Maternal Anemia
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Miscarriages
Multiple Gestation
Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Ovarian Cysts
Pap Smear
Pap Smear Abnormalities
Perimenopause
Placenta Previa
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Postpartum Depression
Preeclampsia
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy Ultrasound
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Sickle Cell Disease
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Symptomatic Menopause
Syphilis Screening
Trichomoniasis
Tubal Ligation
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Uterine Fibroids
Uterine Prolapse
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
Vaginal Surgery
Vaginectomy
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vulvar Cancer
Vulvectomy
Wound Repair
Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Shwayder, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado School Of Medicine and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Colorado School Of Medicine
Medical School
1980
Louisville
Fellowship Hospital
1976
Navy Regional Med Center
Residency Hospital
1973
Navy Regional Med Center
Internship Hospital
1980
1976
1973

Awards

Dr. Shwayder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shwayder

4.3

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
72.22222222222223%
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4 Stars
11.11111111111111%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
1 Star
11.11111111111111%
(2)

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Such an amazing and caring Doctor. Definitely would recommend.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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