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Dr. Charles Papp, MD

Colorectal Surgery ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Papp

Colorectal Surgical & Gastroenterology Associates

2620 Wilhite Dr Lexington, KY 40503

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(859) 278-6031


Dr. Charles Papp, MD is a colorectal surgery specialist in Lexington, KY. He graduated from University Of California At Los Angeles in 1984 and specializes in colorectal surgery.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital satisfaction . Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital . Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Papp accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Papp's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papp performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 100% of his peers

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

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papp treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Papp treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papp performs Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, or Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Rigid Sigmoidoscopy
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Virtual Colonoscopy

Dr. Papp's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • 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)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Dr. Papp's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Papp

5.0

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Dr. Papp is well-versed in his field. He's approachable, kind, and very professional.
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Dr Papp is kind and knowledgeable. He puts the patient at ease and always makes you feel important and treats you with respect.
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He's a caring compassionate individual who has high standards for patient care .
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About Me

Biography

Diseases of the colon and rectum can sometimes be difficult to talk about. In many cases though, it is important that evaluation is not delayed. I want you to be assured that your symptoms will be taken seriously and in a professional manner. Do not put off an evaluation because you feel uneasy.

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1990
University Of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
Residency Hospital
1989
Baylor College Med
Residency Hospital
1984
University Of California At Los Angeles
Medical School
1982
University Of California, Los Angeles. (UCLA)
Fellowship Hospital
1979
University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1990
1989
1984
1982
1979

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69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2017)
  • General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)