Dr. Charles Klodell Jr, MD

Dr. Charles Klodell Jr, MD

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Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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49 y/o
(19)

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Dr. Charles Klodell Jr, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in cardiac surgery, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, and more.Read his story

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Klodell Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klodell Jr performs Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Klodell Jr performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klodell Jr performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Klodell Jr performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Heart Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klodell Jr performs Heart Surgery more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Klodell Jr performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Klodell Jr's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lung Transplant
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our goal is to not only help each patient live longer , but live better.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Shands Hospital at the University of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2000
    University Of Louisville Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1996
    University Of Louisville Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    UNIV OF LOUISVILLE SCH OF MED
    Medical School
    1995

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Dr. Klodell Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Klodell Jr

4.4

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
84.21052631578948%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
15.789473684210526%
(3)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I had aortic valve replacement in January 2018. I'm grateful and appreciative of Dr. Klodell's skill. Feeling great, my recovery has been amazing.
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Well pleased with the entire consultation. All questions were answered.
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Dr. Klodell and his staff are incredible, amazing, and caregivers with a capital C. When my cardiologist recommended Dr. Klodell, I asked him if he would want him to be the one operating on his own mother. He responded, “ I would want him operating on my mother, my wife or any family member.”Dr....Read More
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Dr. Klodell was so highly recommended , I traveled from the Tampa area.. Not only is he a wonderful. surgeon , he has a phenomenal staff who appear devoted to him and his patients. He and his staff created a comforting atmosphere during a stressful time. They scheduled and clustered tests &...Read More
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Dr Klodell performed open heart surgery on me in January 2017. He is an exceptional surgeon with excellent surgical and patient care credentials. Dr. Klodell replaced my aortic valve and did quadruple bypass surgery at the same time. The operation was 100% successful and I was able to return to...Read More
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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