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Dr. Charles Wideska, MD

Dr. Charles Wideska, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 63


Dr. Charles Wideska, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.


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(516) 222-8600

Dr. Wideska accepts the following insurance:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (4/29/2014)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wideska's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wideska treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Wideska treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Benign Tumor
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wideska treats Benign Tumor more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Wideska treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wideska treats Hemorrhoids more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Wideska treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Wideska's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

"I pursued a career in medicine because I wanted to help people, and I always excelled in the sciences at school. I chose Gastroenterology for various reasons. As a child, I enjoyed watching a science show hosted by Dr. Frank Field, a well-known mete...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1984
Suny Buffalo And Affil Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Li Jewish Med Center
Residency Hospital
1980
Li Jewish Med Center
Internship Hospital
1979
University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry
Medical School
1984
1982
1980
1979

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Dr. Wideska's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wideska

3.8

Based on 6 reviews

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I wish all my Health Care Providers were like Dr. Wideska -and had staff just like his. The Doc is friendly and thorough, takes his time and explains things in very easy to understand way. My second procedure with him, he's earned my complete trust. It's rare these days to not feel rushed in a...Read More
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Hands down the best doctor I have seen. He knew how to calm down a new patient who was extremely nervous. Just a amazing doctor!
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