Edgerton Hospital Welcomes New General Surgeon

Dr. Pierre S. Charles, Jr.

Edgerton Hospital is pleased to announce the addition of general surgeon, Dr. Pierre S. Charles, Jr. As a general surgeon, Dr. Charles provides consultation and surgery for a broad range of medical conditions. He is available to see patients at Edgerton Hospital for clinic, as well as surgical procedures such as hernias, gall bladder problems, skin cancer removal, and other surgical needs. Dr. Charles also specializes in assisting patients with varicose veins and other vascular issues.

Edgerton Hospital CEO, Jim Schultz, says that Dr. Pierre Charles is a welcome addition to its growing surgery program. “We are pleased to offer our community an extremely talented and experienced surgeon. Our patients should feel at ease knowing that they’re in good hands with Dr. Charles. He’s been performing quality surgeries for nearly 30 years, and now, instead of driving miles to see him, he’ll be right here in our hometown. We feel lucky to have him on our team, and privileged to share him with our patients,” said Schultz.

 Dr. Charles brings to Edgerton Hospital nearly three decades of experience in the area of general surgery. After receiving his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine and Health Science Center, he trained at UCLA-Harbor Hospital in Los Angeles, CA. Most recently, Dr. Charles has served as a General Surgeon, Medical Director of Quality Management and Trauma Director for Beloit Hospital.

Individuals interested in having their surgical procedure done at Edgerton Hospital are encouraged to request this with their primary care physician or schedule an appointment directly by calling 608-561-6657.