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
1568057131 HEARTLAND WOMEN'S HEALTHCARE IL PC 1170 Fortune Blvd, Shiloh, IL 62269-7358
1689269201 WAYNE MEMORIAL COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS 1592 Route 739 Ste 2, Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328-3513
1043805625 WEST TEXAS OBGYN 421 N Tom Green Ave, Odessa, TX 79761-5145
1376138107 ALMOND MEDICAL, P.C. 8737 Beverly Blvd Ste 301, West Hollywood, CA 90048-1839
1669067534 TIDALHEALTH SPECIALTY CARE, LLC 400 Eastern Shore Dr, Salisbury, MD 21804-5513
1578158523 MI EXPERT OBGYN, PLLC 129 Potter Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067-1919
1104411123 ANGELICA MARIA DELACRUZ 601 N Tom Green Ave, Odessa, TX 79761-4525
1932793080 COMPREHENSIVE OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS 9149 Sugar Estate Ste 204, St. Thomas, VI 00802-2613
1962097006 NOVANT HEALTH MEDICAL GROUP COASTAL REGION, LLC 2150 Shipyard Blvd, Wilmington, NC 28403-8052
1982298121 DUBOIS REGION MEDICAL CENTER 265 Holiday Inn Rd, Clarion, PA 16214-4039
1700470978 ALL GENERATIONS WOMENS CARE 65 N Maple Ave Ste 101, Ridgewood, NJ 07450-3233
1508450057 TARA MARIE AVELLA 220 Hamburg Tpke Ste 21, Wayne, NJ 07470-2132
1962096560 HEALTHONE CLINIC SERVICES - OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY LLC 1300 S Potomac St Ste 122, Aurora, CO 80012-4526
1255925905 HUNTSVILLE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL, INC. 110 Memorial Hospital Dr, Huntsville, TX 77340-4940
1902490766 PINNACLE HEALTH MEDICAL SERVICES 1824 Good Hope Rd, Enola, PA 17025-1233
1538753348 TAYLER STEPHENS 19701 Kingwood Dr Bldg 5, Kingwood, TX 77339-3773
1124612189 JENNA NICOLE ZAGER 20 North St, Hanover, PA 17331-2275
1023601093 WEATHERFORD HOSPITAL AUTHORITY 3739 Legacy, Weatherford, OK 73096-9746
1558954743 ADVENTIST HEALTH PHYSICIANS NETWORK 460 Greenfield Ave Ste 1, Hanford, CA 93230-3500
1710570080 ROBERT DOCK DO PC 28202 Harwich Dr, Farmington Hills, MI 48334-3204

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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.