Dr. Charles Wetherington, MD

Dr. Charles Wetherington, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Charles Wetherington, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fenton, MO and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1055 Bowles Ave Ste 200

Fenton, MO 63026

Contact Information

(636) 496-3900

Insurance Accepted

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

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 86% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
more than 85% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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17  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Med Center Of Central Ga
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Mo Columbia School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wetherington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wetherington's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wetherington

3.9

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
69.56521739130434%
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4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
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1 Star
26.08695652173913%
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After six weeks of waiting for my appointment I arrived and they proceeded to tell me I did not have an appointment. I had the document they sent me to fill out and it said April 10 the receptionist told me that my appointment was on 3 April and did not do anything to accommodate me I showed her...Read More
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Ron in Villa Ridge – Apr 11, 2018
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Dr. Wetherington performed a serious back surgery on my broken back and saved me from a wheel chair. He is intelligent, kind, performs gentle exam, listens well, explains well, and most important, gives you straight up choices. Excellent Doctor!
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Ronda Hill in Festus, Mo. – Mar 30, 2018
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Told me to follow up with him in 6 weeks after initial meeting as I was a new patient then cancelled and said he was not going to treat me a week before appointment leaving me without a doctor for my back injury. Nice knowing you !!
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Eureka – Nov 10, 2017
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I had the pleasure of meeting Dr. Wetherington and Kim the Nurse Practitioner October 31, 2017. Dr. Wetherington and Kim were very thorough and patient. Dr. Wetherington's approach proved he is interested in exhausting all of my non-invasive options, even though he is a Neurosurgeon.. He and Kim's...Read More
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Maureen in Belleville – Nov 01, 2017
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I seen Dr for my neck and he and his assistant were pretty rude in my eyes. I will never go there again!
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Festus, MO – Oct 30, 2017
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