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Dr. Charles Headrick, MD

Colorectal Surgery ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Headrick

Valley Colorectal Surgeons

16311 Ventura Blvd Ste 505 Encino, CA 91436

Accepting new patients

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(818) 387-8725


Dr. Charles Headrick, MD is a colorectal surgery specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1984 and specializes in colorectal surgery and general surgery.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at top hospital . General Surgery Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital . America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Headrick accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Commercial PPO
Health Net
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Headrick's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hemorrhoids
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Headrick treats Hemorrhoids more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Headrick treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Headrick treats Abdominal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Headrick treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Constipation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Headrick treats Constipation more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Headrick treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Headrick's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterocutaneous Fistula
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Fistula
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Polyps
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Rectourethral Fistula
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vaginal Fistula
  • Vesicocolic Fistula

Dr. Headrick's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Headrick

4.9

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
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(39)
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1 Star
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Amazing experience! The doctor was attentive, patient and concerned with my issues! Very knowledgeable and thorough explaining my options. The doctor and the staff were so very kind and non judgmental! Made me so happy there are people like that in this world! I would recommend this office to everyone! Thank you for being outstanding, understanding, caring and professional! Keep up the wonderful work!
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Amazing experience. Dr. Headrick is very nice and knowledgable. Helped get me started on the proper treatment i need and not one that wouldnt be good for me. Very professional and courteous. Highly recommended
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Fantastic first appointment. Office staff amazing along with the doctor.
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Dr was great, very personable and engaged, informed every step of the way, much appreciated!
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Dr. Headrick was amazing. He took is time with me, asked me questions, and really took time to know ME.
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Love the Dr. He is great.
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Excellent. Great staff. Dr Headrick has great bedside manner.
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Dr was amazing, gentle, and explained everything . Front staff very friendly and helpful
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Dr.Headrick was very thorough and made me feel comfortable about my upcoming colonoscopy! I like his calm manner and the way he didn't rush me with all of my questions! Staff very polite!
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Very caring, helpful, and informative. Thank you for making me feel comfortable!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Headrick, MD is a colorectal surgery specialist in Encino, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1984 and specializes in colorectal surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1990
Bumc-Colon and Rectal Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Bumc-General Surgery
Residency Hospital
1985
Baylor University Medical Center-Dallas
Internship Hospital
1984
University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
Medical School
1979
Rice University
Undergraduate School
1990
1989
1985
1984
1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2017)