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  • Awards

    6 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Regional Top Doctors Regional Top Doctors
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Top 10 Doctor - City Top 10 Doctor - City
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Top 10 Doctor - State Top 10 Doctor - State
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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Premera
  • United Healthcare
  • BCBS Blue Card

Doctors in Alaska Ob/Gyn Associates

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    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Anchorage, AK that specialze in Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Ratings & Comments

15 ratings with 5 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Alaska Ob/Gyn Associates when asked is good. Alaska Ob/Gyn Associates has been reviewed by 15 patients. The rating is 2.9 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Alaska Ob/Gyn Associates as provided by patient reviews is 28 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

get directions Alaska Ob/Gyn Associates
4200 Lake Otis Pkwy
Anchorage, AK 99508

Specialties

1 specialty

  • 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.

Doctors in Alaska Ob/Gyn Associates

  • Dr. Donna L Chester MD

    Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Anchorage, AK

    3.9
    (9)
  • Dr. Linda C Wrigley MD

    Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Anchorage, AK

    2.3
    (7)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
  • University Of Arizona College Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Alaska Ob/Gyn Associates. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Obstetrics and Gynecology near Alaska Ob/Gyn Associates Anchorage, AK.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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