Heather Skanes
Birmingham, Alabama
8 years of experience
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About me

At Oasis Women’s Health, Dr. Skanes provides a wide range of obstetric and gynecology services, from birth control and pregnancy care to infertility and menopause treatment. She emphasizes shared decision-making when helping her patients choose the best course of treatment and offers low-intervention and minimally invasive options when possible.


MD (2015)

Memberships and affiliations


Abnormal Bleeding Abnormal Uterine Bleeding Adolescent Gynecology Advanced Maternal Age Cancer Screening Evidence-Based Care Family Planning Fibroids Gynecological Surgery Gynecology High Risk and Low Intervention Obstetrical Care High-Risk Pregnancy Infertility Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Laparoscopic Surgery Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Natural Birth Natural Childbirth Nutritional Counseling Obstetrician Obstetrics and Gynecology Preconception Pregnancy Complications Pregnancy Loss Sexual Health Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Testing and Treatment Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC) Well-Woman Care


Accepted insurances
Aetna Anthem Blue Cross Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) CHAMPVA Cigna Cigna-HealthSpring Freedom Health Humana Medicaid Medicare Tricare UnitedHealthcare Viva Health Plan
Service introduction

Dr. Skanes and the entire Oasis Women’s Health team strive to address issues of racial disparities in maternal morbidity and mortality as well as gynecology. She believes in creating safe, inclusive spaces for all patients, regardless of gender identity, to receive expert treatment for all their needs.