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Jeffrey Bittner, MD

Dr. Bittner is a gynecologist in the Ottumwa area. He is affiliated with Jefferson County Health Center and 2 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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Dr. Bittner saw pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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3.9k doctors
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3.9k doctors
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2.0k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw more fibroids patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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2.0k doctors
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2.0k doctors
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977 doctors
Dr. Bittner saw more stress incontinence patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1.1k doctors
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1.1k doctors
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526 doctors
Dr. Bittner saw more uterine prolapse patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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8.6k doctors
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8.6k doctors
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4.3k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw more urinary incontinence patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4.2k doctors
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4.2k doctors
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2.1k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw more menstrual cramps patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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2.1k doctors
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2.1k doctors
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1.1k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw vaginal prolapse patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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5.3k doctors
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5.3k doctors
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2.7k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw carcinoma patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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1.6k doctors
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1.6k doctors
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780 doctors
Dr. Bittner saw more uterine polyp patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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6.9k doctors
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6.9k doctors
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3.5k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw benign polyps patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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915 doctors
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914 doctors
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457 doctors
Dr. Bittner saw cervical cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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1.8k doctors
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1.8k doctors
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911 doctors
Dr. Bittner saw endometriosis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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2.4k doctors
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2.4k doctors
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1.2k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw bleeding after menopause patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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23k doctors
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23k doctors
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12k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw asthma patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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20k doctors
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20k doctors
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9.8k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw hypothyroidism patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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23k doctors
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23k doctors
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11k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw thyroid condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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27k doctors
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27k doctors
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13k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw anemia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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4.3k doctors
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4.3k doctors
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2.2k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw ovarian cyst patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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6.4k doctors
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6.4k doctors
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3.2k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw pregnancy patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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35k doctors
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35k doctors
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18k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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6.7k doctors
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6.7k doctors
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3.4k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw menopause patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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26k doctors
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26k doctors
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13k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw obesity patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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4.9k doctors
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4.9k doctors
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2.4k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw irregular periods patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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14k doctors
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14k doctors
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7.0k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw high blood pressure (hypertension) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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36k doctors
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36k doctors
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18k doctors
Dr. Bittner saw digestive tract conditions patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

C-section rate

Dr. Bittner’s C-section rate is higher than the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
Dr. Bittner 52%
Predicted for his patients 44%
Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

To help you understand how Dr. Bittner’s C-section rate compares to a typical pregnancy doctor:

  1. We first measure the actual C-section rate for the pregnant patients Dr. Bittner treats.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who deliver babies, using a data-driven model to predict the C-section rate for patients like Dr. Bittner’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Bittner’s C-section rate is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Locations

Dr. Bittner sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
931 Pennsylvania Ave
Ottumwa, IA 52501
806 miles away
Jefferson County Health Center
2000 S Main St
Fairfield, IA 52556
809 miles away
Office
707 S Main St
Centerville, IA 52544
780 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1988
  • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center Program
    RESIDENCY

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Bittner is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Jefferson County Health Center
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Monroe County Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Ottumwa Regional Health Center
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • GlobalHealth
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Magellan Health
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Oregons Health COOP
  • PacificSource
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield