Dr. Carlos Tache-Leon, MD

Dr. Carlos Tache-Leon, MD

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Dr. Carlos Tache-Leon, MD is a general surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Facultad de Medicina - Universidad Nacional de Colombia in 1994 and specializes in general surgery, critical care surgery, and more.

1215 Lee St

Charlottesville, VA 22908

Contact Information

(434) 924-3627

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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more than 5% of peers
Colectomy
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more than 5% of peers
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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more than 5% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

29  Conditions Treated

42  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Colombian School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Facultad de Medicina - Universidad Nacional de Colombia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Facultad de Medicina - Universidad Nacional de Colombia
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University of Virginia Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Virginia Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Virginia Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Tache-Leon's Reviews

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Absolutely the best surgeon I have ever had. I was in the hospital for a week and he came to see me every day to check on me, even after working emergency surgeries all night. Very sweet and kind. My surgery was a difficult 6 hour surgery.
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Very kind. He asked alot of questions and took time to weigh the answers. He communicated clearly what my issues could be and shared with me his complete treatment plan for me. He did not leave the room until he was sure we were on the same page.
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After having to go to the ER by ambulance prior months, on the third time, I begged them not to send me home again, that something was terribly wrong in my "gut". The ER docs called surgeon, Dr. Tache-Leon, who actually listened to my desperate calls for help, paid attention, and by the next...Read More
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I flew into uva on 1-15-12 by helicopter and arrived in critical condition with multiple stab wounds! 1 stab wound in each lung,1 in my intestines, 1 in the inner side of my knee, and 1 on my hand! the 3 to the torso were the reason for the surgery in which Dr. Tache-leon did an outstanding job! My...Read More
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