Dr. Charles Papp, MD

Dr. Charles Papp, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Charles Papp, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Lexington, KY. He graduated from University Of California At Los Angeles in 1984 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.Read his story

2620 Wilhite Dr

Lexington, KY 40503

Contact Information

(859) 278-6031

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Papp performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Papp's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Papp's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Papp "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."

1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • 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
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Papp has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Papp's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Papp to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Papp'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 Papp is outstanding in his knowledge and his bedside manner. I highly recommend him to everyone.
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He's a caring compassionate individual who has high standards for patient care .
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