Dr. Ward Katsanis, MD

Dr. Ward Katsanis, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ward Katsanis, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Charleston, SC. He specializes in gynecologic oncology and obstetrics & gynecology.

Carolina Center of Gyn Onc

1470 Tobias Gadson Blvd Ste 110

Charleston, SC 29407
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Katsanis performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uterine Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Katsanis's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Katsanis "At Carolina Center of Gynecologic Oncology we specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic malignancies, including cancers and pre-cancers of the female reproductive system. It is our mission to promptly and thoroughly evaluate patients and include them in any decision-making or treatment process. We emphasize prevention and treatment and offer cancer screening, advanced surgery, robot-assisted surgery, laparoscopy, radiation therapy, chemotherapy in a private setting and evaluations for hormonal replacement. As Board certified Gynecologic Oncologists, Dr. Jennings and Dr. Katsanis provide consultations and thorough evaluations We are one of the most experienced da Vinci Surgical teams in South Carolina. The da Vinci Surgical System provides surgeons with an alternative to both traditional open surgery and conventional laparoscopy, putting a surgeon's hands at the controls of a state-of-the-art robotic platform. The da Vinci System enables surgeons to perform even the most complex and delicate procedures through very small incisions with unmatched precision. "


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2  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

16  Conditions Treated

43  Procedures

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Complex Vaginal Surgery
  • da Vinci® Gynecologic Procedure
  • da Vinci® Hysterectomy
  • da Vinci® Myomectomy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fibroid Tumor Surgery
  • Gynecologic Laser Surgery
  • Gynecological Oncology Surgery
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopy
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Radical Cydoreductive Surgery for Ovarian Cancer
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Urological Surgery
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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.


  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Katsanis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Katsanis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katsanis to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Katsanis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I saw him last week for bleeding. He gave me a pill that stopped it. I am currently being treated for breast cancer with my radiation. He was kind and gave me as much time as I needed. I felt confident he is a good doctor and an even better surgeon. His nurse or young assistant took down a lot...more
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So helpful and thorough. Explained everything I had going on in detail. Highly recommend.
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