Dr. Charles Chalekson, MD

Dr. Charles Chalekson, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Charles Chalekson, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Templeton, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in plastic surgery and surgery.

Charles Chalekson MD

1310 Las Tablas Rd Ste 202

Templeton, CA 93465
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
more than 81% of peers
more than 76% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

15  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Varicose Veins
  • Wrinkles

24  Procedures

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.


  • B.S. In Psychobiology, University Of California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Southern Il University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chalekson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chalekson's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chalekson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I'm so happy to have picked Dr. Chalekson. I had a wonderful experience from the first consult, through surgery, to excellent results. Dr. Chalekson is a very skilled surgeon, meticulous, detailed & professional. He made me feel comfortable & at ease by answering all my questions & concerns to...more
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A great experience with Dr Chalekson and his staff. I was diagnosed for a second time with breast cancer and facing a mastectomy with reconstruction. Dr Chalekson has been wonderful through this experience. I felt from day one very confident that he would be able to perform the surgery I would...more
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Very pleasant office. All questions were answered and very happy with results
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He took extra time with me explaining cosmetic injections. I knew I didn't want a frozen look and he made sure it was completely natural.
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Pleasant staff but doctor is horrible! He was nice but when I was experiencing pain and discomfort I swear I would've got a better check up by my two year old grandson. Just down right bad experience! Will not ever refer him to anyone. The aftermath of my surgeries are horrible. I should be...more
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