Dr. Charles Drummond III, MD

Dr. Charles Drummond III, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Charles Drummond III, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Tullahoma, TN and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

1801 N Washington St Ste 200

Tullahoma, TN 37388

Contact Information

(931) 841-3948

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
high
more than 83% of peers
Thrombosis
normal
more than 79% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Drummond 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.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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27  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (4/24/2017)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Virginia
  • Substance Abuse (1/27/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Tennessee
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Maryland Med-Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Universityh Of Maryland Medical-General Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Drummond III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Drummond III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Drummond III's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Drummond III to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Drummond III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I would not recommend him for anyone. This doctor seems good until you find out he is just a butcher happy surgeon. He was my fathers doctor for years until found out basically signed his death warrant. My dad ended up without legs to supposedly save him not to cover a doctors mistake made years...more
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I was really impressed with Dr drummond and his staff! I expected the same treatment and explanation of procedures that I received in he past from different offices but was pleasantly surprised with the happy demeanor of staff members. I also was given an explanation and advice far beyond what I...more
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