Dr. Charles Andrew Ternent MD

Dr. Charles Ternent is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Omaha, Nebraska. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Alegent Creighton Health Bergan Mercy Medical Center and Nebraska Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Alegent Creighton Health Bergan Mercy Medical Center and one of 5 at Nebraska Methodist Hospital who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Tenet St Joseph H - Creighton University
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1995 - 1996

Suny Buffalo School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1989 - 1994

Creighton University School of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

NE State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Assessment of prognostic factors after primary tumor resection in metastatic colon cancer patients: A Veteran's Affairs Central Cancer Registry (VACCR) analysis, 1995-2008.
Gonsalves, W. I., Wolpert, J., Tashi, T., Ganti, A. K., Subbiah, S., Ternent, C., Silberstein, P. T.

Overexpression of 5-lipoxygenase in colon polyps and cancer and the effect of 5-LOX inhibitors in vitro and in a murine model.
Melstrom, L.G., Bentrem, D.J., Salabat, M.R., Kennedy, T.J., Ding, X., Strouch, M., Rao, S.M., Witt, R.C., Ternent, C.A., Talamonti, M.S., Bell, R.H., Adrian, T.A.

Response to preoperative chemoradiation in stage II and III rectal cancer.
Brown, C.L., Ternent, C.A., Thorson, A.G., Christensen, M.A., Blatchford, G.J., Shashidharan, M., Haynatzki, G.R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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