Dr. Charles Vollmer Jr, MD

Dr. Charles Vollmer Jr, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Charles Vollmer Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1994 and specializes in general surgery.

330 Brookline Ave

Boston, MA 02215

Contact Information

(617) 667-9600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
very high
more than 88% of peers
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
more than 85% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vollmer Jr "I provide state-of-the-art, multidisciplinary care for patients with conditions that require surgery of the pancreas, biliary tract, and upper-gastrointestinal system. My team provides this service in a friendly, compassionate and timely fashion."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • University Of North Carolina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Washington U/Barnes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Toronto-Toronto General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • President - John h. Gibbon Surgical Society - Jefferson Medical College, 1993
  • James Ewing Student Research Fellowship - Society of Surgical oncology, 1992
  • Nominee - Prize for Excellence in Teaching - Harvard Medical School, 2005
  • AOA - Alpha Omega Alpha, 2001
  • 2003 AHPBA / Ethicon Research Fellowship Award, 2003
  • Distinguished Service Teaching Award - Washington University School of Medicine, 2002
  • Distinguished Service teaching Award - Washington University School of Medicine, 2001
Media & Publications
  • Utility of Staging Laparoscopy in Different Subsets of Peripancreatic and Biliary Malignancies,
  • Management of a Solid-Pseudopapillary Tumor of the Pancreas with Liver Metastases,
  • Improved Survival with Aggressive Surgical Resection for Gallbladder Cancer: A Twelve-Year Experience,
  • Training, Practice and Referral Patterns in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery: Survey of General Surgeons,
  • Transduodenal Resection of Peri-Ampullary Lesions,
  • a-Fetoprotein-specific Genetic Immunotherapy for Hepatocellular Carcinoma,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vollmer Jr's Reviews

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2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. Vollmer Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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