Dr. Richard Leon Bridgewater , MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

(954) 671-0111

Bridgewater Womens Center
1951 SW 172nd Ave Ste 201
Miramar, FL 33029

Overview

Bridgewater Women Center is a private Obstetrics and Gynecology practice in Miramar, Florida. Since the practice opened in 2006, the goal has been to treat every patient like family. We have followed a strategy of patients first, providing the highest level of care, and easy communication. ​ Dr. Richard Leon Bridgewater is a Board Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology Of Bahamian American descent and locally raised in Miami, Florida. Dr. Bridgewater received a Congressional nomination and attended West Point, The United States Military Academy. However, with the dream to be a Cardiothoracic Surgeon he went on to study medicine and received a Bachelors of Arts in Chemistry from Cornell University and a Medical Degree from Yale University School of Medicine. He began his General Surgery internship and residency at the University of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital before returning to Yale to find his true gift, Obstetrics and Gynecology. He completed his residency at Albany Medical Center in 1992 and he has been Board Certified since 1994. Extreme hard work, commitment to knowledge, honesty and humility has been his pursuit for 22 years ​ His unique training allows him to provide complete OB/GYN care, stress urinary incontinence management, and Minimally Invasive Surgeries including laparoscopic hysterectomy. Two years of General Surgery prior to OB/GYN allowed early training and skills to manage difficult and unique gynecologic surgeries including pelvic reconstructive and cosmetic surgery. These procedure includes repair of birth canal trauma such as pelvic floor muscle, perineal, labial, and clitoral tears and post delivery labial asymmetry and hypertrophy. The cosmetic procedures include labiaplasty vaginoplasty and clitoral hood re-contouring. Free office consultations area available. We also specialize in female sexual dysfunction and vaginismus. ​ He is fully licensed to practice Medicine in the Bahamas and has served as Chief Obstetrics Consultant for the Department of Public Health.

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Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

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Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Memorial Hospital West
  • Memorial Hospital Miramar

Specialties: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Ambetter Sunshine Balanced MRF
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • Avmed Choice
  • AvMed Empower
  • AvMed Engage
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida myBlue
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
  • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Bridgewater's Office Information

Fax: ( ,9) 954-6710
Website: bridgewaterobgyn.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-2:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

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