Profile Photo of Dr. Charles Vollmer Jr., MD

Dr. Charles Vollmer Jr., MD Get a Free Background Report on Dr. Charles Vollmer Jr., MD. Malpractice, medical malpractice, sanctions, misconduct, credentials, and penalty or negligence information.

Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 48

OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

Dr. Vollmer Jr.'s Experience

Dr. Vollmer Jr.'s Care Philosophy


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

Background Check for Dr. Vollmer Jr.

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Massachusetts.
  • 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.

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

Find the Right Doctor For You.

  • General Surgery
Dr. Omar Y. Kudsi, MD
General Surgery
Same location as Dr. Vollmer Jr.
Dr. Jon Wee, MD
Thoracic Surgery
0.2 miles away
Dr. Joel Goldberg, MD
General Surgery
0.3 miles away
Dr. Francis Moore, MD
General Surgery
0.16 miles away
Dr. Elof Eriksson, MD
General Surgery
0.3 miles away
Dr. Stephanie Caterson, MD
General Surgery
0.3 miles away
Dr. Jennifer Irani, MD
General Surgery
0.3 miles away
Dr. Richard C. Hsu, MD
General Surgery
0.32 miles away
Dr. Eric Halvorson, MD
General Surgery
0.3 miles away
Dr. Richard Swanson, MD
General Surgery
0.44 miles away
Dr. Robert Andrews, MD
General Surgery
Same location as Dr. Vollmer Jr.
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.

© Copyright 2015 Healthgrades Operating Company, Inc. Patent US Nos. 7,752,060 and 8,719,052. All Rights Reserved. 
Third Party materials included herein protected under copyright law.

Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.