Dr. Charles Whitlow, MD

Dr. Charles Whitlow, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o
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Dr. Charles Whitlow, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Raceland, LA and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.Read his story

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Dr. Whitlow's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Disorders
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very high

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
very high
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
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

  • Colon & Rectal 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

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Insurance accepted

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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