Dr. Charles M. Vollmer Jr, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 46

3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Dr. Vollmer Jr's Experience

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Care Philosophy

I provide state-of-the-art, multidisciplinary care for patients with conditions that require surgery of the pancreas, biliary tract, and upper-gastrointestinal system. My team provides this service in a friendly, compassionate and timely fashion.


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery, 2013
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Facial Peel
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Limb Augmentation
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Appendicitis
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bowel Diseases
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Diaphragmatic/Hiatal Hernia
  • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neuropathic Diseases & Disorders
  • Obstructive Jaundice
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicocele

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Awards & Recognitions


Media & Publications

  • President - John h. Gibbon Surgical Society - Jefferson Medical College, 1993
  • James Ewing Student Research Fellowship - Society of Surgical oncology, 1992
  • Nominee - Prize for Excellence in Teaching - Harvard Medical School, 2005
  • AOA - Alpha Omega Alpha, 2001
  • 2003 AHPBA / Ethicon Research Fellowship Award, 2003
  • Distinguished Service Teaching Award - Washington University School of Medicine, 2002
  • Distinguished Service teaching Award - Washington University School of Medicine, 2001
  • Utility of Staging Laparoscopy in Different Subsets of Peripancreatic and Biliary Malignancies
  • Management of a Solid-Pseudopapillary Tumor of the Pancreas with Liver Metastases
  • Improved Survival with Aggressive Surgical Resection for Gallbladder Cancer: A Twelve-Year Experience
  • Training, Practice and Referral Patterns in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery: Survey of General Surgeons
  • Transduodenal Resection of Peri-Ampullary Lesions
  • a-Fetoprotein-specific Genetic Immunotherapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Education & Training

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
Graduated in 1994

Internship Hospital

Barnes Jewish Hospital
Complete in 1995

Residency Hospital

Washington U/Barnes Hospital
Complete in 2001

Fellowship Hospital

UCLA Medical Center
Complete in 1998
University Of Toronto-Toronto General Hospital
Complete in 2003

Undergraduate Schools

University Of North Carolina
Graduated in 1989

Languages Spoken by Dr. Vollmer Jr & Staff

  • English

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