Dr. Ron Eaker

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Augusta, GA
male

Locations

Office

Augusta, GA

Address

1303, D'Antignac St, Augusta, GA, United States
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

AFLAC

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia

CHAMPUS

Humana Insurance Company

UnitedHealthcare

Cigna

CIGNA Health Care

Medicare

Tricare

Women's Health of Augusta

Augusta, GA

About

Bio

Dr. Ron Eaker is a board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist in Augusta, Georgia. He graduated with highest honors from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and went on to complete his medical school training at UT’s Center for the Health Sciences in Memphis. He completed his residency at the Medical College of Georgia in 1988 where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Eaker is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and a clinical adviser to the American Running and Fitness Association. In 1994 he was awarded the national Focus on Patient Education Award by the American College of Ob-Gyn for his innovative patient education program on menopause, and has been listed in “America’s Best Doctors” for the past ten years. He is a member of numerous professional societies including the North American Menopause Society and Southern Medical Association. He is the past chief-of-staff and chairman of the department of OB-Gyn at Trinity Hospital of Augusta, and is an associate clinical professor in the department of Ob-Gyn at the Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Eaker is the author of numerous articles and two books, “A Woman’s Guide to Hormone Health” and “Healthy Habits for a Fit Family”. He also writes a monthly newspaper column on women’s health issues as well as a popular blog. Dr. Eaker has appeared on numerous national television and radio shows such as Life Today with James Robison, Moody radio, and Janet Parshall’s America discussing women’s health, and he speaks locally and nationally to groups on health and wellness. His has been married for 25 years and has two college age daughters. When he is not working, writing, speaking, sleeping, or eating….he is running, having completed forty-one marathons on three continents including Chicago, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Rome, and five Boston Marathons.

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Licenses

United States: Georgia

Doctor Q&A

974 Answers
321 Agrees
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A 24-year-old female asked:
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Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: There are a number of OTC products that enhance vaginal moisture. Also using specific lubricants during intercourse can help
A 24-year-old female asked:
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Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: It often depends on the cause. If it is simply a decrease lubrication, using an OTC product like Replens can help. If there are hormone issues like ... Read More
A female asked:
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Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: Weight gain after a hysterectomy may be incidental or it may be due to hormone changes if you have your ovaries removed also. Simply removing the ute ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Oct 23, 2014
A respected expert in OBGYN. Gives great answers on Health Tap. Very helpful. Highly recommend.
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Jul 19, 2018
I have been a patient of Dr. Eaker for 24 years. He is one of the most knowledgeable, kindhearted & compassionate doctors. I have & would contunue to trust him with my life.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Eaker is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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thank you doctor. I am pregnant from either 4 or 2 days prior to bleeding or one day after. Yes i don't know the father and am questioning regularly but i appreciate your time spent answering me.
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thanks Sir. But Active sperms are zero. Can I become father. We are trying since last 4 years and tried IVF 2 times but failed
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But I do have symptoms. They only treated me for an std. Nothing else was done. I have pain in ovary's. Pain during sex. Discharge and more.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Tennessee College of Medicine, TN
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

obstetrics and gynecology
Completed 1988

Awards

ACOG Excellence in Patient Education Award
Listed in the Best Doctors of America for 10 years
Patient Choice Award 2010

Affiliations

American Board Of Obesity Medicine
American Board Of Obstetrics And Gynecology
American College Of OB-GYN
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