Dr. Charles Callery, MD

Dr. Charles Callery, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Charles Callery, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Poway, CA. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 42 years.

15644 Pomerado Rd Ste 200

Poway, CA 92064

Contact Information

(858) 675-0883

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 91% of peers
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
high
more than 84% of peers
Obesity
normal
more than 67% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Callery "We strive to provide the best possible care for weight loss surgery patients. We emphasize excellent education, patient centered surgery, and thoughtful aftercare. We have a full time registered dietician, a comprehensive support group program, and online support through ThinnerTimesForum.com."
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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Cholelithiasis
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Obesity
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Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Stomach Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Of California-Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Meml Sloan Kettering Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Callery has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Callery's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Callery to family and friends
4.5
based on 23 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Callery Says:

We appreciate the feedback that we receive from patient satisfaction surveys. We strive to use constructive criticism to improve our office based and hospital care. 

Dr. Callery's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Lemon Grove, CA |
Dr Charles callery did my bypass surgery and am so thankful to him and want to say thank you and to the nurses that he works with he is the best Dr and a life saver
in Murrieta, CA |
It was wonderful! Best decision I could have made. Dr Callery was very knowledgeable and kind. Gave wonderful informational classes before surgery. The procedure went well and recovery was quick!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Callery accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Power Select HMO
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Blue & Gold HMO
    Employer Group HMO
    Health Net PPO
    SmartCare HMO
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Callery has admitting privileges

Palomar Medical Center Poway
15615 Pomerado Rd
Poway, CA 92064
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Sharp Memorial Hospital
7901 Frost St
San Diego, CA 92123
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