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Dr. Eugene McGahren, MD

Pediatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 61

Dr. McGahren

Primary Care Center

1221 Lee St Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Dr. Eugene McGahren, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1984 and specializes in pediatric surgery.


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Dr. McGahren accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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. McGahren's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McGahren treats Abdominal Disorders more than 54% of his peers

Dr. McGahren treats this condition more than 54% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McGahren treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 48% of his peers

Dr. McGahren treats this condition more than 48% of his peers

Umbilical Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McGahren treats Umbilical Hernia more than 25% of his peers

Dr. McGahren treats this condition more than 25% of his peers

Dr. McGahren's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Airway Obstruction
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Birth Defects
  • Blood Disorders
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Chest Disorders
  • Chest Trauma
  • Chest Wall Deformity
  • Choledochal Cyst
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Circumcision
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Congenital Diseases
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Cystic Hygroma
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Atresia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Foreign Body in Throat
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroschisis
  • Gastrotomy
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hirschsprung's Disease
  • Imperforate Anus
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Jejunal Atresia
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neonatal Airway Difficulties
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pediatric Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery
  • Pediatric Airway Difficulties
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pediatric Head and Neck Disorders
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Pediatric Neck Neoplasms
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Pediatric Tumor
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Dr. McGahren's Reviews

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This Man is God Sent!! BEST Surgeon Ever!! He operated on my daughter and was by her bedside checking on her EVERY single day until her discharge. He even checked on her on his day off... He is an AMAZING Doctor, Surgeon and Man All in One!! We are FOREVER Grateful to and for Him
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he was a very wonderful doctor he performed surgery on me when i was 10
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Cares about patients and is very knowledgeable Explains procedure very well and spends time with patients family till they are comfortable with the surgery
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Biography

Dr. Eugene McGahren, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus in 1984 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

1992
Children's Hospital Medical Center, Seattle Washington
Fellowship Hospital
1990
University Of Virginia
Residency Hospital
1985
University Of Virginia Health System
Internship Hospital
1984
University Of Virginia / Main Campus
Medical School
1980
American Government, University Of Virginia College Of Arts and Sciences
Undergraduate School
1992
1990
1985
1984
1980

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76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average