Dr. Charles L. Hobbs, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 67

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

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Dr. Hobbs' Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hobbs

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Appointments & Offices

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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
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Colectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrotomy
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Orchiectomy
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • 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 & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Vagotomy
    2
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
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    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Hobbs

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • 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

    George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    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
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Hobbs' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Christiana Care Health System - Christiana Hospital where Dr. Hobbs has admitting privileges:

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    • Christiana Care Health System - Christiana Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hobbs

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hobbs to family and friends

    19 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    20 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    20 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 20 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Hobbs
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    20 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    20 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    20 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    20 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Hobbs accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    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)
    C
    Delaware Surgical Group, P.A.
    Wilmington Office
    1815 W 13th St Ste 6
    Wilmington, DE 19806
    (302) 892-2100 (Office)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
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