Dr. Charles Rethy, MD

Dr. Charles Rethy, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Charles Rethy, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Hamden, CT and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1973 and specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

2416 Whitney Ave

Hamden, CT 06518

Contact Information

(203) 248-4331

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Polyuria
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Rethy'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.

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

211  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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 Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rethy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rethy's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rethy to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Rethy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Elderly patients really need an advocate with this doctor. He is very wait and see which can be a problem with an older person.
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Dr. Rethy is responsive and nice.
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