Dr. Charles Hitson, MD

Dr. Charles Hitson, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
(12)
Save
Dr. Charles Hitson, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Griffin, GA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in internal medicine.

619 S 8th St Ste 200

Griffin, GA 30224

Contact Information

(770) 227-1587

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Hitson

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Hitson's Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Hitson'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

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

252  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • University Of West Georgia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Memorial Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Memorial Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hitson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hitson does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hitson and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Hitson's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hitson to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hitson'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 (2)

Dr. Hitson has wonderful bedside manner. He takes his time to listen to your concerns. He is meticulous. He has been our family doctor since 1997.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
Was seeing Hitson and his nurse Susan. Kept asking for a PSA test for prostate and he kept putting it off. Changed Dr's had test done and have prostate cancer that has metastasized to hips, back, ribs, lymph nodes around prostate. It is stage 4.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Hitson
Are you Dr. Hitson?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Internal Medicine
(15)
Internal Medicine
(41)
Family Medicine
(32)
Internal Medicine
(18)
Internal Medicine
(6)
Family Medicine
(27)
Internal Medicine
(11)
Internal Medicine
(13)
Internal Medicine
(28)
Family Medicine
(14)