Dr. Charles West, MD

Vascular SurgeryMaleAge 51

Dr. West
Accepting new patients

Baylor College of Medicine

1325 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 680 Fort Worth, TX 76104

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Dr. Charles West, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Fort Worth, TX. Dr. West has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy, and Peripheral Vascular Procedures than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Texas Health Specialty Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. West to book an appointment.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. West

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. West treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. West treats other conditions, please contact the office at (817) 250-4235.

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Dr. West is experienced in the area of Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

Treatments
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Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy

Carotid artery disease specialists diagnose and treat blockages in the main blood vessels to the brain caused by build-up of plaque. One treatment option is carotid endartectomy, in which surgeons remove the clogged lining of the carotid arteries.Compare with other Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy specialists.

Dr. West is experienced in the area of Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Procedures specialists.

Dr. West is experienced in the area of Peripheral Vascular Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

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Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Peripheral Vascular Disease

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disease specialists.

Dr. West is experienced in the area of Peripheral Vascular Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 24 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. West
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Venous Insufficiency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency
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Dr. West's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Bowel Infarction
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Burn Injuries
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Colectomy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Constipation
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolism
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphedema
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spider Veins
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. West accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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Cigna PPO
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Dr. West's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. West

3.3

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    October 2018, I had a fasciotomy
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    Ruby Smith – Dec 03, 2019
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    Dr. West stumbled around without properly investigating, diagnosing and treating my troubled condition, causing me much pain, suffering and excessive EXPENSE. BEWARE of Dr. West.
    What went well
    No results
    What could be improved
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    Biography

    Dr. Charles West, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Fort Worth, TX. Dr. West has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Carotid Artery...Read more

    Specialties

    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Charles West, MD accepting new patients?

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    What are Dr. Charles West, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. West frequently treats Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy, and Peripheral Vascular Procedures. See all practice areas where Dr. West specializes.

    Where is Dr. Charles West, MD's office located?

    Dr. West's office is located at 1325 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 680, Fort Worth, TX 76104. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. Charles West, MD offer telehealth services?

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    Locations

    Baylor College of Medicine

    Baylor College of Medicine1325 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 680 Fort Worth, TX 76104
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. West is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Texas Health Specialty Hospital

    Fort Worth, TX

    72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

    12 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)