Dr. Charles Vollmer Jr., MD

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BETH ISRAEL DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215 Get Directions
(617) 667-9600

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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.Read more

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Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Lung Cancer
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Obstructive Jaundice
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
  • Pancreatitis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicocele
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Facial Peel
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Limb Lengthening
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy

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  • 0
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    No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University

    Graduated in 1994

  • Internship Hospital
    Barnes Jewish Hospital

    Completed in 1995

  • Residency Hospital
    Washington U/Barnes Hospital

    Completed in 2001

  • Fellowship Hospital
    UCLA Medical Center

    Completed in 1998

    University Of Toronto-Toronto General Hospital

    Completed in 2003

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of North Carolina

    Graduated in 1989

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
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  • 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

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  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
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  • No board actions found
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Dr. Vollmer Jr.'s Care Philosophy

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.