Dr. Michael Charness, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Charness, MD
Dr. Michael Charness, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Boston, MA. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Charness is affiliated with Brigham and Women's Hospital.

45 Francis St # BB204

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 732-8017

Dr. Michael Charness, MD

Dr. Michael Charness, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Dr. Charness' Experience

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Dr. Charness' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
22

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Essential Tremor
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Tension Headache
  • Tremor

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Charness has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Charness' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Charness to family and friends
3.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Charness' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
seemed ok at first but then seemed disinterested and abandoned me. He didn't respond to any emails and wouldn't provide a referral either.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Charness accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Charness has admitting privileges

Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston, MA 02115
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