Obstetrics & Gynecology

Grouping: Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Obstetrics & Gynecology (Taxonomy Code# 207V00000X) is a health care provider taxonomy defined by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC), American Medical Association.

Taxonomy Overview

Taxonomy Code 207V00000X
Classification Obstetrics & Gynecology
Grouping Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
Number of Providers 49156

Definition Obstetrics & Gynecology

An obstetrician/gynecologist possesses special knowledge, skills and professional capability in the medical and surgical care of the female reproductive system and associated disorders. This physician serves as a consultant to other physicians and as a primary physician for women.
Notes: Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. www.abms.org [7/1/2007: definiton added, source added; 7/1/2011: modified source]
- Additional Resources: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007. http://www.abog.org/. American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007. http://www.osteopathic.org/certification
- Board certification for Medical Doctors (MDs) is provided by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Board certification for Doctors of Osteopathy (DOs) is provided by the American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Classification Information Obstetrics & Gynecology

All Specializations of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Specialization Definition
General An obstetrician/gynecologist possesses special knowledge, skills and professional capability in the medical and surgical care of the female reproductive system and associated disorders. This physician serves as a consultant to other physicians and as a primary physician for women.
Critical Care Medicine An obstetrician/gynecologist, who specializes in critical care medicine diagnoses, treats and supports female patients with multiple organ dysfunction. This specialist may have administrative responsibilities for intensive care units and may also facilitate and coordinate patient care among the primary physician, the critical care staff and other specialists.
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery A subspecialist in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery is a physician in Urology or Obstetrics and Gynecology who, by virtue of education and training, is prepared to provide consultation and comprehensive management of women with complex benign pelvic conditions, lower urinary tract disorders, and pelvic floor dysfunction. Comprehensive management includes those diagnostic and therapeutic procedures necessary for the total care of the patient with these conditions and complications resulting from them.
Gynecologic Oncology An obstetrician/gynecologist who provides consultation and comprehensive management of patients with gynecologic cancer, including those diagnostic and therapeutic procedures necessary for the total care of the patient with gynecologic cancer and resulting complications.
Gynecology Definition to come...
Hospice and Palliative Medicine An obstetrician/gynecologist with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist works with an interdisciplinary hospice or palliative care team to maximize quality of life while addressing physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of both patient and family throughout the course of the disease, through the dying process, and beyond for the family. This specialist has expertise in the assessment of patients with advanced disease; the relief of distressing symptoms; the coordination of interdisciplinary patient and family-centered care in diverse venues; the use of specialized care systems including hospice; the management of the imminently dying patient; and legal and ethical decision making in end-of-life care.
Maternal & Fetal Medicine An obstetrician/gynecologist who cares for, or provides consultation on, patients with complications of pregnancy. This specialist has advanced knowledge of the obstetrical, medical and surgical complications of pregnancy and their effect on both the mother and the fetus. The specialist also possesses expertise in the most current diagnostic and treatment modalities used in the care of patients with complicated pregnancies.
Obesity Medicine A physician who specializes in the treatment of obesity demonstrates competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, environmental, social, and behavioral factors that contribute to obesity. The obesity medicine physician employs therapeutic interventions including diet, physical activity, behavioral change, and pharmacotherapy. The obesity medicine physician utilizes a comprehensive approach, and may include additional resources such as dietitians, exercise physiologists, mental health professionals and bariatric surgeons as indicated to achieve optimal results. Additionally, the obesity medicine physician maintains competency in providing pre- peri- and post-surgical care of bariatric surgery patients, promotes the prevention of obesity, and advocates for those who suffer from obesity.
Obstetrics Definition to come...
Reproductive Endocrinology An obstetrician/gynecologist who is capable of managing complex problems relating to reproductive endocrinology and infertility.

Group Information Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

All Classifications of Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Classification Specializations
Allergy & Immunology
Anesthesiology
Clinical Pharmacology
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Dermatology
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine
General Practice
Hospitalist
Independent Medical Examiner
Internal Medicine
Legal Medicine
Medical Genetics
Neurological Surgery
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports Medicine
Nuclear Medicine
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Ophthalmology
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery
Otolaryngology
Pain Medicine
Pathology
Pediatrics
Phlebology
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Plastic Surgery
Preventive Medicine
Psychiatry & Neurology
Radiology
Surgery
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
Transplant Surgery
Urology

Providers Information

Obstetrics & Gynecology · All Providers

NPI Name Address
1750988036 Lexington Health Inc (Organization) 700 Gervais St Ste 300, Columbia, SC 29201-3061
1891302212 Laurel Lynn Smith 140 Riverside Drive East, Drumheller, AKBERTA T0J 0Y5
1639786122 My Virtual Physician, P.c (Organization) 4900 California Ave Fl 2, Bakersfield, CA 93309-7024
1760099766 Bella Natural Womens Care (Organization) 3894 Olive St, Denver, CO 80207-1528
1699382531 Contemporary Ob/gyn Chicago, Pllc (Organization) 2007 S State St, Chicago, IL 60616-2173
1942817804 La Vista Health (Organization) 180 W Willow St Unit 3, Pomona, CA 91768-1800
1144836206 Saints Medical Group, LLC (Organization) 5604 Se 67th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73135-1719
1629685730 Farshid Moossazadeh, M.d., A Professional Corporation (Organization) 11633 Hawthorne Blvd Ste 300, Hawthorne, CA 90250-2369
1508472937 Ericka Cheriska 900 Sw 125th Way Apt R210, Pembroke Pines, FL 33027-6717
1336755057 Holly Springs Ob/gyn, P.a. (Organization) 104 Conway Ct, Cary, NC 27513-9400
1952917973 Complete Care for Women (Organization) 99 North Brice Rd, Suite 320, Columbus, OH 43213
1528673886 Dtla Gynecology (Organization) 1245 Wilshire Blvd Ste 690, Los Angeles, CA 90017-4880
1902411895 Healthone Clinic Services - Obstetrics and Gynecology LLC (Organization) 14000 E Arapahoe Rd Ste 390, Centennial, CO 80112-4045
1144834011 Scl Health Medical Group - Denver, LLC (Organization) 1960 N Ogden St Ste 230, Denver, CO 80218-3668
1003420217 Phoenix Medical Healthcare Center, Inc (Organization) 215 Everett St, Morgan City, LA 70380-3618
1649884081 Radiance Center for Obstetrics and Gynecology LLC (Organization) 653 E Jackson St, Orlando, FL 32801-2809
1780298281 Tse Medical Pllc (Organization) 846 55th Street, 1fl, Brooklyn, NY 11220-1122
1417560574 Scl Health Medical Group - Denver, LLC (Organization) 300 Exempla Cir Ste 400, Lafayette, CO 80026-3396
1942812904 Centro De Bienestar Para La Mujer LLC (Organization) Caparra Gallery 107, Ortegon Ave., Suite 312, Guaynabo, PR 00969
1881205037 The Practice Ob/gyn Steward, PC (Organization) 275 Varnum Ave Ste 103, Lowell, MA 01854-2109

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Data Provider National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC), American Medical Association

This dataset includes 800 health care provider taxonomy codes maintained by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC). It is used in transactions specified in HIPAA and the National Provider Identifier (NPI) application for enumeration. Each taxonomy is registered with code, grouping, classification, specialization, definition, etc.