Dr. William Walker, MD

Dr. William Walker, MD

Gynecologic Surgery  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. William Walker, MD is a gynecologic surgery specialist in East Providence, RI and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 1984 and specializes in gynecologic surgery, obstetrics & gynecology, and more.

900 Warren Ave Ste 101

East Providence, RI 02914

Contact Information

(401) 606-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • 2 More

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Dr. Walker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Uterine Fibroids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Uterine Fibroids more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Walker treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Trichomoniasis Screening
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker performs Trichomoniasis Screening more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Walker performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Walker treats Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis more than 91% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis

Dr. Walker's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
Abnormal Menstruation
Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Atrophic Vaginitis
Bacterial Sepsis
Birth Control
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Diseases
Breast Pain
Breech Position
Cancer
Cervical Polyps
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Colpopexy
Colposcopy
C-Section
da Vinci® Hysterectomy
da Vinci® Myomectomy
Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
Dysmenorrhea
Ectopic Pregnancy
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
Endometrial Ablation
Endometriosis
Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
Excision of Cervix
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Female Infertility
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
Fetal Monitoring
Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
Gestational Diabetes
Gonorrhea Screening
Gynecologic Cancer
Gynecologic Cancer Screening
Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
High Risk Pregnancy
HIV Screening
Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
Hysterectomy
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
Hysterectomy - Open
Hysterectomy, Robotic-Assisted
Hysteroscopy
Infertility
Intrauterine Growth Restriction
Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
Maternal Anemia
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
Obstetric Ultrasound
Oophorectomy
Operative Hysteroscopy
Osteoporosis Screening
Ovarian Cancer
Ovarian Cysts
Pap Smear
Pap Smear Abnormalities
Pelvic Pain
Perimenopause
Placenta Previa
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
Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Stage 4 Endometriosis
Symptomatic Menopause
Syphilis Screening
Thrombosis
Thyroid Screening
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Trichomoniasis Screening
Tubal Ligation
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Uterine Fibroids
Uterine Prolapse
Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
Vaginal Surgery
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vaginosis Screening

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am honored to have the opportunity to provide obstetric and gynecologic care for my patients. I believe that each patient with whom I consult is unique, with a specific set of questions and/or concerns. My goal is to provide the most evidence-based and up-to-date care options to all. "Cure sometimes, help often, comfort always."- Hippocrates

Specialties

  • Gynecologic Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1988
    Yale New Haven Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1985
    Yale New Haven Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School
    1984
  • 1979
    Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School
    1979

Awards

Dr. Walker's Reviews

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4.3

Based on 15 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
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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Answers all questions honestly and in a way you understand. Very patient and understanding
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He just performed a robotic hysterectomy for me. It was very fast, done under two hours, and only three small incisions. So far, so good!
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He just did my hysterectomy. Great surgeon, awesome doctor, he really listens.
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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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Miriam Hospital

Providence, RI

Rhode Island Hospital

Providence, RI

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