Dr. Charles Cha, MD

Dr. Charles Cha, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(20)
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Dr. Charles Cha, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery doctor who practices in Cartersville, GA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

15 Medical Dr NE Ste 101

Cartersville, GA 30121

Contact Information

(770) 386-5221

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 31 More

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Duke Unvis
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Health Center Of Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Emory Spine Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cha has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cha's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cha to family and friends
3.6
based on 20 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Cha's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Canton, Ga |
I called to make an appointment with Dr.Cha today and was appalled by the 30minute wait listening to: you are number 5,4,3,2, 1 in line to make an appointment.. finally 30 minutes passed and I asked to speak to a manager to complain about this demeaning and ridiculous set up. It was like calling...more
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in Jasper, GA |
I had an anterior cervical discectomy and fusion 7 months ago by Dr. Charles Cha. After severe suffering (at times pure agony) for much of the past 12 years, I continue to be amazed at how normal I feel again after this surgery. I express sincere gratitude for the life I have back! I recommend...more
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Hello Trina, thank you for sharing your story. Sincerely appreciate your feedback and review!
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Dr Cha operated on me in Sept of 2016. I had a herniated disk and large bone spur which was causing tremendous pain and numbness in my arms and hands. The surgery made an immediate difference for me. I can't thank Dr Cha enough for what he did for me. I wish I had had this done years ago. He is...more
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in Ellijay, GA |
Dr. Cha performed microsurgery to repair my severe lumbar spine stenosis with nerve impingement. The debillitating sciatic nerve pain in my legs disappeared immediately after my surgery, and my recovery was amazing. After 6 weeks I am totally healed. Dr. Cha is well reputed in my local area as...more
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in Cartersville, GA |
I saw Dr Cha twice, and his NP once at my first visit with him. My first apt, went well I explained my pain and drew on the chart where my pain stemmed from and went down my left leg. My second apt was to read results from my mri. Upon my second apt, Dr Cha says he didn't remember me telling him...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cha accepts 40 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • HealthSmart
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Planned Administration Inc
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Cha has admitting privileges

Piedmont Mountainside Hospital
1266 Highway 515 S
Jasper, GA 30143
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Cartersville Medical Center
960 Joe Frank Harris Pkwy SE
Cartersville, GA 30120
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