Dr. Charles Chidsey III, MD

Dr. Charles Chidsey III, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Charles Chidsey III, MD is a general surgery specialist in Northridge, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1980 and specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology, and more.

17075 Devonshire St Ste 106

Northridge, CA 91325

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chidsey III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 73% of peers
Hernia Repair
normal
more than 64% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 62% of peers

Dr. Chidsey III's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chidsey III "Our practice strives to deliver prompt and compassionate care to all of our patients. We take time to explain the basis for our opinions and recommendations. Questions are encouraged and are addressed thoroughly."

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy

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

  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Harbor/UCLA Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Harbor/UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chidsey III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chidsey III's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chidsey III to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Chidsey III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Chidsey III Says:
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We are proud to maintain a 5/5 star rating with Healthgrades.  We will always strive to provide the very best and most up-to-date care available to our patients.

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Patient Comments (1)

Excellent human being. So very kind.
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