Dr. Charles Hergesheimer, MD

Dr. Charles Hergesheimer, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Charles Hergesheimer, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Vista, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

910 Sycamore Ave

Vista, CA 92081

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Hergesheimer's Experience

Dr. Hergesheimer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Hergesheimer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hergesheimer "Charles Hergesheimer, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine physician. He provides primary care for adults, including preventive care and diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses. He is also certified in Botox Cosmetic, a procedure performed in the office to temporarily reduce the appearance of wrinkles on the forehead and around the eyes. During his medical training, Dr. Hergesheimer completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at UC San Diego. He earned his medical degree from UC Irvine. Dr. Hergesheimer is a member of the American College of Physicians and the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He is also medical director for Hospice of the North Coast, which provides end-of-life care to patients in northern San Diego County. Married with three children, Dr. Hergesheimer lives in La Costa but was born and raised in Yokohama, Japan, until he moved to Escondido at age 11. He enjoys physical fitness, snow skiing, and playing the guitar."
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1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

188  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Uc San Diego Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Uc San Diego Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hergesheimer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hergesheimer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hergesheimer to family and friends
23 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Hergesheimer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr H is very knowledgeable and skillful at what he does. Very educated and stays on top of everything. easy to talk with about health concerns and he resolves health issues beyond words that can describe. If I did not have to move to and have to find another doctor. Dr H will be very hard to...more
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Dr Hergesheimer is such a remarkable and caring Doctor that I would hesitate to leave this area and be without his services. He has guided me through several unusual auto-immune diseases and always is mindful of my mental attitude . The office is staffed by competent people who reflect his...more
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After i got very confusing results to lab work I had done, I was told to call the Dr for an explanation, I called in the morning and left a message, that evening I received a call from his assistant on blocked # that I did not answer. She left a message that did not answer my questions. I...more
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Finally! A primary care doc you can feel good about. The office is efficient and pleasant. Dr. Hergesheimer is engaged, an excellent listener, and will give you the time you need without feeling rushed. I always leave feeling that my health is in good hands.
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Dr H is the best Dr I have had. I am not a youngster anymore so this does matter- Thanks for the sound and honest advice and feedback!
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