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Dr. Tamara Means, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology ·  Female · Age 51

Dr. Means

Signature OB/GYN

10710 Charter Dr Ste 200 Columbia, MD 21044

Accepting new patients

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(410) 997-0580


Dr. Tamara Means, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Columbia, MD. She graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Dr. Means accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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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
Geisinger Health Plan
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Means' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
High Risk Pregnancy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Means treats High Risk Pregnancy more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Means treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Means treats Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea) more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Means treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abnormal Menstruation
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Menstrual Cramps
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorders
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Means performs Fetal Cardiac Monitoring more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Means performs this procedure more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Means' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Female Infertility
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • 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
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

Dr. Means' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Means

4.1

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(10)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
20%
(3)
1 Star
6.666666666666667%
(1)

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Dr. Tamara Means is friendly, caring, and patient and thorough about explaining medical conditions (I am someone who likes to ask questions about and understand them). She is proactive and discusses the latest research and/or treatments. I have seen her for several years and recommend her.
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Dr. Means helped me through a really trying time that ended up with my hysterectomy among other things. I highly recommend her and her whole team. I was very pleased with her knowledge, her care, and her willingness to speak frankly and plainly. Staff is always pleasant and helpful.
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One on one personal high quality care at every appointment. A rare find.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Tamara Means, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Columbia, MD. She graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

Medical University Of South Carolina
Medical School