Dr. Worthington Schenk III, MD

Dr. Worthington Schenk III, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Worthington Schenk III, MD is a general surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Duke University in 1974 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

1300 Jefferson Park Ave

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Contact Information

(434) 924-3627

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 91% of peers
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
normal
more than 63% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
normal
more than 46% of peers

Dr. Schenk III'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

33  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • University Of Rochester
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Duke University
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1945
  • Duke University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Ej Meyer Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schenk III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schenk III's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schenk III to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Schenk III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He is an excellent surgeon. He is kind and takes his time with you. He is very humorous also. He makes you feel like he has always known you. I would recommend him tremendously. His staff was outstanding and getting an appointment was no hassle. Thank you Dr, Schenk and staff!!!
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