Dr. Charles Dow, MD

Dr. Charles Dow, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Charles Dow, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Cruces, NM and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1983 and specializes in general surgery.

4351 E Lohman Ave

Las Cruces, NM 88011

Contact Information

(505) 522-6806

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Dow's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dow treats Vascular Disease more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Dow treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dow performs Lung Surgery more than 44% of his peers

Dr. Dow performs this procedure more than 44% of his peers

Aneurysm
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dow treats Aneurysm more than 39% of his peers

Dr. Dow treats this condition more than 39% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm

Dr. Dow's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Benign Tumor
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Constipation
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Valve Diseases
Heart Valve Surgery
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Mitral Valve Surgery
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Surgery
Thoracotomy
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Dow, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Cruces, NM and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1983 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1990
Oklahoma University Health Science Center, Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
1988
University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio, General Surgery Residency
Residency Hospital
1983
University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
Medical School
1979
Texas Tech University
Undergraduate School
1990
1988
1983
1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in America, 1996-97

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