Dr. Charles Garretson, MD

Dr. Charles Garretson, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Charles Garretson, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Oroville, CA. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. Garretson is affiliated with Enloe Medical Center, Orchard Hospital and Oroville Hospital.

2854 Olive Hwy Ste C

Oroville, CA 95966

Contact Information

(530) 533-6100

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pneumonia
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Garretson does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • J C Edwards Sch Med Marshall U
    Medical School | Graduated 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Garretson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Garretson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garretson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garretson to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Garretson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Garretson accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Garretson has admitting privileges

Enloe Medical Center
1531 Esplanade
Chico, CA 95926
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Oroville Hospital
2767 Olive Hwy
Oroville, CA 95966
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Orchard Hospital
240 Spruce St
Gridley, CA 95948
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