Dr. Charles J. Yeo, MD

Dr. Charles J. Yeo, MD

Surgery | Male | 63 years old

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Provide highest quality of surgical care to patients with pancreatic, biliary and related diseases.Read more

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in Philadelphia, PA |
I found Dr Yeo online when I was looking for a second opinion regarding my splenectomy. And I've been more than happy with his service and care. The first time I met him, he took time to go over my case and to show me the organs on the CT scan which was extremely appreciated. I just had the splenectomy and gallbladder removal a week ago and I am now back at home. Everything went well and I've received extremely good care. I would definitely recommend Dr Yeo to anybody.
in Ambler, PA |
Best doctor I have ever met! He is confident, kind and brilliant. He tries to do the least invasive procedure possible. I had my pancreas and spleen removed on Monday and I am home on Friday...amazing surgeon! His staff is also amazing. I would recommend him to everyone!
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Dr. Yeo's Care Philosophy

Provide highest quality of surgical care to patients with pancreatic, biliary and related diseases.

Dr. Yeo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • A.B. Summa Cum Laude in Biochemistry, Princeton University, 1975
    • Alpha Omega Alpha, Johns Hopkins University, 1979
    • Gorge D. Zuidema Research Award, Johns Hopkins University, 1983
    • Best Doctors in America, 2003-2004, 2003
    • Mexican Association of Gastroenterology (Honorary Fellow), 2005
    • Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors, 2007
    • Upjohn Achievement Award for Clinical Proficiency, Johns Hopkins University, 1979
    • Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association Excellence In Teaching Award, 2001
    • Top Doctors: Surgery; Baltimore Magazine, 2002
    • Best Doctors in America, 2005-2006, 2005
    • Sigma Xi, Princeton University, 1975
    • Phi Beta Kappa, Johns Hopkins University, 1979
    • Clinician-Scientist Award, Johns Hopkins University, 1986, 1987
    • Strathmore’s Who’s Who, Edition 2002-2003, 2002
    • Hellenic Medical Society of New York: Distinguished Physician, 2006
    • Young Surgeon of the Year, Maryland Chapter, American College of Surgeons, 1991
    • Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 4th Edition, 2002
    • Best Doctors in America, 2007-2008, 2007
    • Dean’s Citation for Significant Contributions to the Advancement of Education-Jefferson Medical College, 2007
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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pancreatobiliary Disease
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer

Education

  • Medical School
    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Internship Hospital
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Completed in 1980

  • Residency Hospital
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Completed in 1985

  • Fellowship Hospital
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Completed in 1986

  • Undergraduate School
    Princeton University

    Graduated in 1975

  • Other Education
    Research Fellowship, Downstate Medical Center S.U.N.Y.

    Completed in 1982

    Surgical Registrar, Royal College Of Surgeons In Ireland, Laurences Hospital, Professorial Unit

    Completed in 1983

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Whipple Procedure