Dr. Charles McGaff Jr, MD

Dr. Charles McGaff Jr, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Charles McGaff Jr, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in La Place, LA. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

501 Rue De Sante Ste 5

La Place, LA 70068

Contact Information

(985) 652-1059

Insurance Accepted

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

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Breast Diseases
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more than 80% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 69% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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more than 47% of peers

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2

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
19

Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
8

Procedures

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2/2/2013
    Amount or Range: $475,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: OUT OF STATE CLAIM: Location not reported. Reported by Florida Department of Health.
    State: Florida
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

  • Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Lsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Brooke Army Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • St Joseph Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. McGaff Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. McGaff Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McGaff Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McGaff Jr to family and friends
4.5
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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

Dr. McGaff Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
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

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Dr. McGaff Jr accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. McGaff Jr has admitting privileges

Saint James Parish Hospital
1645 Lutcher Ave
Lutcher, LA 70071
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