News | June 21, 2007

Study Shows OB/GYN Medical Procedure Costs Vary Widely by Location

June 22, 2007 - released a free online report entitled "Women's Health: OB/GYN Trends Report", which reveals disparities in average prices for major OB/GYN procedures of up to 2200 percent based on where a patient lives. The report can be downloaded for free at
The new report also shows a shift in the gender make-up of OB/GYN specialists. Currently there are more male obstetricians/ gynecologists in the U.S. than women, but in 20 years that trend is expected to reverse. The report also revealed that the number of obstetricians/gynecologists is concentrated along the East Coast, in Texas and California.

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