Dr. Charles Carlin, MD

Dr. Charles Carlin, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Charles Carlin, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in West Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med in 1991 and specializes in plastic surgery.

3634 Sunset Blvd

West Columbia, SC 29169

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Adjacent Tissue Transfer
very high
more than 88% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 59% of peers
Skin Grafts
more than 56% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

10  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

9  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carlin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carlin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carlin to family and friends
14 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Carlin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I came to Dr. Carlin following a biopsy that revealed I skin cancer. Worse still, the melanoma was on my face, something that started off as a cute birth mark on my cheek, has fixing to become “a big ugly scar” according to my dermatologist. I saught the care of Dr. Carlin to remove the melanoma...more
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Have been patient for approx 17 years for various issues, have referred may friends & all very pleased with doctor, staff, Interaction, procedures & outcome. Staff very welcoming,, friendly & accommodating; office is welcoming, beautiful & "beyond" clean; Doctor Carlin is very nice/friendly yet...more
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Dr. Car5lin is amazing. He did my cosmetic surgery several years ago and I still look wonderful. I am having another (different) procedure this week. I also go to him for fillers and Botox. My friend had a facelift done by him and she is more than pleased. He spends more than adequate time...more
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In the beginning he was very nice. But when I problems after my surgery it was like he didn't care. He would play it down and seem like he was in a hurry to get out. When I ended up with a revision that left me not matching he once again played it off like it was NO big deal . (And to a patient...more
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The experience was like no other doctor/patient I've ever had. Appointments were easy to get and around my schedule. Never had to wait because they were always on time. Dr. Carlin was friendly, knowledgeable ad gave me realistic expectations of services I was obtaining. He guided me with the...more
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