Dr. Charles Susong, MD

Dr. Charles Susong, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Charles Susong, MD is a dermatologist in Hixson, TN and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr in 1976 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

2051B Hamill Rd Ste 301

Hixson, TN 37343

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Susong's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Susong "Dr. Charles Rodney Susong is Board Certified in Dermatology and Internal Medicine. He attended the University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences in Memphis, Tennessee, and completed his internship and Internal Medicine residency at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee. His Dermatology residency was at the University of Cincinnati where he stayed in private practice in Cincinnati, Ohio, for a year and a half. His current dermatology practice opened in 1985 in Hixson, Tennessee. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, Chattanooga-Hamilton County Medical Society and a clinical assistant professor for the department of medicine for the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Chattanooga. "


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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

2  Board Certifications

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

48  Conditions Treated


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8  Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Erlanger Medical Center Baroness Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Barroness Erlanger
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • U Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Susong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Susong's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Susong to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Susong's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Patient care and follow up is extremely poor. During surgery I asked how many sutures I had and I was told "enough", as though it was none of my business. I asked if they had any suggestions regarding my CPAP machine since the straps would lay close to where the incision was made. They dismissed my...more
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Signs in the exam rooms state you will be charged $50-$100 for a no show. We have been here for an hour and 37 minutes waiting for our 9:30 am appointment with a nurse. How much di they pay patients when they are no show?
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Dr. Susong's partner, Dr. Covi, recommended a procedure (Levulan BLU-U blue light phototherapy), without 1st explaining the procedure is NOT covered by insurance (I only found this out much later). I had a severe allergic reaction to the treatment after 4&1/2 minutes out of a scheduled 15. I asked...more
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