Dr. Charles Hobbs, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 69

2600 Glasgow Ave Ste 222
Newark, DE 19702
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Dr. Hobbs' Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Christiana Care Health System - Christiana Hospital
4755 Ogletown Stanton Road
Newark, DE 19718

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Delaware Surgical Group, P.A.
Newark Office
2600 Glasgow Ave Ste 222
Newark, DE 19702
Delaware Surgical Group, P.A.
Wilmington Office
1941 Limestone Rd Ste 213
Wilmington, DE 19808
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    Dr. Hobbs' Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Gastrotomy
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hernia Repair
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
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    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Orchiectomy
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Vagotomy
    • Wound Repair
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Aneurysm
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
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    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thrombosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci
    Graduated in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    Hospital University Pa
    Complete in 1980

    Fellowship Hospital

    Hospital University Pa
    Complete in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hobbs & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Hobbs' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hobbs

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
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    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hobbs to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

    9 responses

    Dr. Hobbs' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. Hobbs

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.6 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    9 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

    9 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Hobbs accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Delaware Surgical Group, P.A.
    Newark Office
    2600 Glasgow Ave Ste 222
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302) 892-2100 (Office)
    B
    Delaware Surgical Group, P.A.
    Wilmington Office
    1941 Limestone Rd Ste 213
    Wilmington, DE 19808
    (302) 892-2100 (Office)
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    Delaware Surgical Group, P.A.
    Wilmington Office
    1815 W 13th St Ste 6
    Wilmington, DE 19806
    (302) 892-2100 (Office)
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