Dr. Charles Thomas, MD

Dr. Charles Thomas, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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53 y/o
(19)

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Dr. Charles Thomas, MD is a general surgery specialist in Marrero, LA and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

Southern Surgical Specialists, LLC

1200 Avenue G

Marrero, LA 70072
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Thomas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Head and Neck Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thomas performs Head and Neck Surgery more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Thomas performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Intestinal Obstruction
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thomas treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Thomas treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thomas performs Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Thomas performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Thyroidectomy

Dr. Thomas' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Bladder Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Thomas was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his medical education at Louisiana State University School of Medicine. Dr. Thomas went on to do his residency in general surgery in New Orleans and became board certified by the...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1998
    Charity Hosp/Lsu
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1994
    Charity Hosp/Lsu
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School
    1993

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Dr. Thomas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thomas

4.4

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
78.94736842105263%
(15)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
10.526315789473685%
(2)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Thomas' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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i was diagnosed with duodenal cancer 12/28/05. He came in on a holiday to FULLY explain what was going on. Whipple surgery was performed 2 weeks later. Due to severity I was facing a death sentence. I spent 7 weeks in the hospital and dr Thomas came in every morning & afternoon not only to ck on me...Read More
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very kind and informative. took time with my family member and explained the details. like the fact he used an anatomy book to help explain things
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Would not recommend this Dr. To anyone. Does not care for patients. Does not take time with them.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

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