Dr. Walter Cha, MD

Dr. Walter Cha, MD

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Age 48
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Dr. Walter Cha, MD is a general surgery specialist in Mayfield Hts, OH and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Drexel University College Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

6770 Mayfield Rd # 421

Mayfield Hts, OH 44124

Contact Information

(440) 449-1101

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Cha's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cha performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Cha performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Obesity
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cha treats Obesity more than 87% of his peers

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

Esophageal Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cha performs Esophageal Surgery more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Cha performs this procedure more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Cha's conditions and procedures:

Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Reconstruction
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Obesity
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Surgery
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Trigger Point Injection
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Walter Cha, MD is a general surgery specialist in Mayfield Hts, OH and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Drexel University College Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Allegheny University-Hahnemann
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Temple U Hosps
    Residency Hospital
  • Allegheny Hosp
    Residency Hospital
  • Allegheny Hosp
    Internship Hospital
  • 1996
    Drexel University College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1996
  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School

Awards

Dr. Cha's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cha

4.4

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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What People Say About Dr. Walter Cha, MD
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I have met many surgeons in my time as I have had to have many surgeries.... Doctor Cha is a rare breed of a surgeon.... He is kind, explains everything and listens.... On top of that he did a hernia surgery on me in January and it was the third time the hernia had popped out.... So far it is like...Read More
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Commercial Insurance Company
Humana
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Hillcrest Hospital

Mayfield Heights, OH

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