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Obstetrician & Gynecologist (OB/GYN), Surgical Specialist, Oncology Specialist (cancer)
19 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Charles Portera is Excellent. Dr. Portera has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Charles Portera, MD, FACS is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Surgical Oncology Gastrointestinal Cancer not Liver & Pancreas Breast Cancer Liver and Pancreas Tumors

Education & Awards

Dr. Portera graduated from University of Tennessee, Memphis. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)


Dr. Portera has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Hospital 
  • Parkridge Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Charles Anthony Portera MD and FACS is a male Gynecologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Surgical Oncology, and Gynecology.
Where does Dr. Charles A. Portera practice?
Dr. Charles Portera has 3 office locations.
Dr. Charles Portera practices Surgery, Surgical Oncology, and Gynecology near Chattanooga, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Hixson, TN.
See Chattanooga Surgeons, Chattanooga Oncologists, and Chattanooga Obstetricians & Gynecologists.