Dr. Douglas Whitmer Hershey MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Douglas Hershey is an obstetrician-gynecologist in Sacramento, California and is affiliated with Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento. He received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Hershey accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 53 doctors at Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish, French, Russian and Portuguese.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Maternal & Fetal Medicine/High Risk

Clinical Interests: Ultrasound, Fetal ultrasound; amniocentesis; chorionic villus sampling; genetic counseling

Hospital Affiliation

Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento

Education & Medical Training

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1970 - 1974

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1983 - 1985

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - San Francisco
Internship, Transitional Year, 1969 - 1970

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified 27 years in Clinical Genetics

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified 24 years in Clinical Cytogenetics

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified 37 years in Obstetrics & Gynecology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Endometritis-parametritis simulating sigmoid carcinoma.
Hershey, D. W., Protas, J. M.

Extraabdominal uterine exteriorization at cesarean section.
Hershey, D. W., Quilligan, E. J.

Time experience and a certain type of mourning.
Hershey, D. W.

See all 28 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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