Dr. Charles Gelnar, MD

Dr. Charles Gelnar, MD

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Age 79
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Dr. Charles Gelnar, MD is a general surgery specialist in Edmond, OK and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1966 and specializes in general surgery.

105 S Bryant Ave Ste 104

Edmond, OK 73034

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 93% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers
Breast Diseases
normal
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Gelnar'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. Gelnar "I strive to have excellent rapport with my patients so they will respect and trust me. I'm committed to offer the best care possible for those seeking my service."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

62  Conditions Treated

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43  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

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

  • Southwestern State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1966
  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Mercy Health Care Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • St. Anthonny Hospital, Oklahoma City
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Mercy Health Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • US Air Force, Flight Surgeon
    Other Education | Completed 1969

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gelnar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gelnar's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gelnar to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Gelnar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He not only is an amazing Dr. to work with but the best general surgeon I know. He was the only Dr. that I would let remove my gallbladder!! Just an all around great guy and surgeon!!!!
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