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About Dr. Edith Y Cheng
Dr. Edith Y Cheng, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Seattle, WA, with other offices in Seattle, WA and Renton, WA (and 1 other location). She has 31 years of experience. Her specialties include Clinical Genetics (M.D.), Obstetrics and Gynecology and Maternal and Fetal Medicine. Dr. Cheng is affiliated with Harborview Medical Center. Dr. Cheng has received 1 award. She speaks English.
Dr. Edith Y Cheng has the following 3 specialties
- Clinical Genetics (M.D.)
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
An obstetrician & gynecologist, or OB/GYN, is a physician who cares for women throughout their pregnancies, straight through to the delivery of their baby (obstetrician). They also specialize in annual care, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the female reproductive system (gynecologist). Many physicians specialize in both of these fields in order to provide complete overall health services to women at every stage of life.
- Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Dr. Edith Y Cheng has the following 1 expertise
Dr. Edith Y Cheng has 3 board certified specialties
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Dr. Edith Y Cheng is Board Certified in 3 specialties
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I was referred to Dr. Cheng by my primary OB after having 3 consecutive miscarriages in a short period of time. I was very disappointed with my appointment. Dr. Cheng completely brushed off my concerns and offered little compassion towards my situation. She literally shrugged her shoulders when I told her that I'd been depressed since my most recent miscarriage. She told me that miscarriages happen "all the time" and that, being in my 20s, I should just try again and then go back to my regular OB. She seemed bored and annoyed with me. I was upset at her unwilingness to get to the bottom of my problem. I left that appointment very discouraged. She reluctantly ran a few blood tests, one of which came back slightly outside the normal range, but never followed up with me about the results, even when I called the office multiple times. I have since seen a different MFM doctor, who, along with being much more compassionate, ran some thorough tests and discovered that I have a fairly significant blood clotting condition that is likely the cause of my losses. We now have a plan in place for when I get pregnant again. I would not reccomend Dr. Cheng to anyone.
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Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.
Dr. Cheng is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
31 Years Experience
University Of Washington School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1987
University Of Washington Medical Center
Dr. Edith Y Cheng accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- Aetna Whole Health Pacific Medical Centers WA
- Aetna Whole Health Providence Swedish WA
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- PHCS PPO Kaiser
- Moda Health First Choice Network
- Premera Heritage Signature
- Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
- Premera LifeWise Connect
- Premera VA Mason Med Center: Personal Care
Regence Health Plans
- Regence Evergreen Health Partners
- Regence WA Preferred Provider Network
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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