Dr. Charles Elson III, MD

Dr. Charles Elson III, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 76
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Dr. Charles Elson III, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1968 and specializes in gastroenterology.

2000 6th Ave S # Ave

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Elson III's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ulcerative Colitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elson III treats Ulcerative Colitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Elson III treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis
Crohn's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elson III treats Crohn's Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Elson III treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Inflammatory Bowel Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elson III treats Inflammatory Bowel Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Elson III treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Elson III's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Elson III, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1968 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1975
University Chicago Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1973
University Chicago Hosps
Residency Hospital
1970
Cornell Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1969
Cornell Affil Hosps
Internship Hospital
1968
Washington University St Louis
Medical School
1975
1973
1970
1969
1968

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Elson III's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Elson III

3.0

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1 Star
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Insurance accepted

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO