Dr. Charles Watkins, MD

Dr. Charles Watkins, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Charles Watkins, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med in 1976 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

5 Saint Vincent Cir Ste 501

Little Rock, AR 72205

Contact Information

(501) 666-2894

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Watkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watkins performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Watkins performs this procedure more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watkins treats Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Watkins treats this condition more than 62% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angina
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Unstable Angina
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watkins treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Watkins treats this condition more than 60% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

About Me

Care Philosophy

I'm a cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon at CHI St. Vincent. Well you have to let the patient have their say first and then you guide them down the road to where they will tell you what you need to know. You can't cut them off. You can't tell the...

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1981
    U Ark Med Sci
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1976
    U Ark Med Sci
    Internship Hospital
    1976
  • 1976
    Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
    Medical School
    1976

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Doctor Watkins performed my mothers Vascular surgery one year ago and she has recovered well. He and his staff are friendly and helpful. He explained the surgery in layman terms so that I understood what is expected and left me feeling comfortable about the procedure. I only wish he was her primary...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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