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Dr. Charles Bellows, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 46

Dr. Bellows

Dr. Charles Bellows, MD is a general surgery specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from MED COLL OF PA in 1995 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.


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(505) 272-5271

Dr. Bellows accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Bellows' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bellows performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Bellows performs this procedure more than 73% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bellows performs Esophageal Surgery more than 49% of his peers

Dr. Bellows performs this procedure more than 49% of his peers

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bellows performs Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bellows performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bellows' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • GERD Treatment
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Obesity
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Bellows practices general surgery and is Board Certified by the American Board of Surgeons. Dr. Bellows recently joined us from New Mexico where he served as a Professor of Surgery at the University of New Mexico and Chief of Surgery at Sandoval...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Tulane
Fellowship Hospital
Tulane
Residency Hospital
1995
MED COLL OF PA
Medical School
Harvard
Undergraduate School
1995

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