Dr. Sheila Hockman, DO

Dr. Sheila Hockman, DO

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sheila Hockman, DO is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Hazle Township, PA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1998 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

1000 Alliance Dr Ste 10

Hazle Township, PA 18202

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Uterine Fibroids
normal
more than 77% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
1

Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • 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
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

1 Sanction
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (3/19/2008)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Sheila F. Hockman, D.O.; License # 44114

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician allegedly failed to properly perform various surgical procedures to correct urinary difficulties in three patients and failed to promptly and appropriately treat postoperative complications following those procedures.

    Action Taken:

    The physician has Voluntarily Surrendered her license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of Wisconsin and shall not reapply for licensure in the future.

    January 20, 2010 – Amended Order

    The Wisconsin Medical Examining Board has ORDERED that the Stipulation of the parties is accepted and supersedes and replaces the Final Decision and Order issued on March 19, 2008.

    It is further ORDERED that the voluntary surrender of the license of the physician to practice medicine and surgery in the State of Wisconsin, which was effective on March 19, 2008 and remains in effect.

    It is further ORDERED that in the event the physician seeks to reapply for a license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of Wisconsin at any time in the future, she shall comply with specific conditions.

    It is further ORDERED that if the physician reapplies for a license to practice medicine and surgery in Wisconsin, and that the request is granted, she shall pay the costs of the administrative proceeding in the amount of $3,000.00 prior to the license being issued.

    State: Wisconsin
0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hockman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hockman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hockman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hockman to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hockman's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Dr. Hockman accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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