Dr. Charles Whitlow, MD

Dr. Charles Whitlow, MD

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Colorectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o
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Dr. Charles Whitlow, MD is a colorectal surgery in Raceland, LA and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in colorectal surgery and general surgery.Read his story

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Dr. Whitlow's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitlow treats Anal Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Whitlow treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Colon and Rectal Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitlow performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Whitlow performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitlow treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Whitlow treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Whitlow's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diverticulitis
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Whitlow earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas and completed his internship and residency at William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso, Texas. He completed his colon and rectal surgery fellowship at Ochsner. Dr. Whitlow ...

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation
Fellowship Hospital
William Beaumont Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
William Beaumont Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1988
University Of Arkansas School Of Medicine
Medical School
1988

Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

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Dr. Whitlow's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whitlow

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

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1 Star
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Aetna
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
American Lifecare
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
Cigna
Community Health Network
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
Employers Health Network
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Health Payors Organization
Health Payors Organization PPO
Humana Veterans
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
National Healthcare Alliance
National Preferred Provider Network
PHCS
PPO Plus
PPO Plus PPO
Prime Health Services
Provider Networks of America
Three Rivers Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization

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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA