Gynecology Specialist

J. David Edwards, MD -  - OB-GYN

J. David Edwards, MD

OB-GYN located in Santa Monica, CA

Dr. J. David Edwards has provided a wide variety of professional gynecology services to thousands of women in and around Santa Monica CA since he opened his solo practice in 1979. Dr. Edwards graduated Phi Beta Kappa from University of California Berkeley, earned his medical degree from the University of California Los Angeles Medical School and is a recipient of the Emil G. Holstrom Award for Excellence. He is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 

Gynecology Q & A

Who needs gynecology services?

Dr. J. David Edwards recommends gynecology exams for all women age 21 and older.. Younger women may choose to see a gynecologist for health screenings, birth control and infertility.

Why are gynecology services important?

Every woman needs gynecological care to maintain good reproductive and overall health. A gynecologist can identify, diagnose and treat many conditions early, before they become serious. Some women require only routine screening while others need professional care for fertility problems or other health issues involving the reproductive organs.

What gynecological services does Dr. J. David Edwards provide?

Dr. J. David Edwards is a respected practitioner in all aspects of a woman’s health at every stage of her life, from her reproductive years through menopause. He performs a full spectrum of gynecology services including yearly checkups, prenatal exams, fertility treatments, and specialized gynecological care, depending on the patient’s needs at that particular time in her life.

Dr. J. David Edwards provides gynecology services such as:

  • Cervical dysplasia, or abnormal cells in the cervix
  • Endometriosis, a painful condition in which uterine tissues grow outside the womb
  • Fibroids, muscular tumors growing in the wall of the uterus
  • Gynecological cancers
  • HIV as it relates to women's health
  • Infertility
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual disorders
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Pelvic floor disorders, which affect up to 25 percent of all women
  • Urinary incontinence

Major Insurance Providers Accepted

We accept most insurance plans. Below is a short-list of just some of the plans we accept. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed below.

Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Shield of California
Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
GHI
GWH-Cigna (formerly Great West Healthcare)
Health Net
Humana
Medicare
Multiplan PHCS
Palmetto GBA
QualChoice Health Insurance
Tricare
UCLA Health