Dr. Charles M Wilcox MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Charles Wilcox is a gastroenterologist in Birmingham, Alabama. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center and UAB Highlands. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Wilcox accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 13 doctors at Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 13 at UAB Highlands who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Alabama Hospital
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

UAB Highlands

Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1986

University of Alabama Medical Center
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1986

Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine
Class of 1983

UC San Francisco
Fellowship, Gastroenterology (IM), 1987 - 1989

U Alabama Med Ctr
Chief Residency, Medicine, 1986 - 1987

Baylor High School
Other Training, 1969 - 1975

University of Georgia
Other Training, 1977 - 1979

San Francisco General Hospital
Fellowship, 1989 - 1990

UAB School of Public Health
Other Training, Public Health, 2005 - 2007

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 28 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 25 years in Gastroenterology

AL State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Best Doctors, Birmingham Magazine and Birmingham Business Magazine, 2003-2012

Global Directory of Who’s Who, 2005-2012

Montclair’s Who’s Who in Healthcare, 2007-2010

Mentor Honoree, School of Medicine Argus Awards, 2008-2009

Delta Omega, Honor Society in Public Health

C. Glenn Cobbs M.D./ Edwin Rutsky M.D. Award for Clinical Excellence, 2000-2002, 2005

Fellow, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Governor of Alabama, American College of Gastroenterology, 1999-2003

Top Ten Teacher Award, UAB Department of Medicine, 1996

Outstanding Teacher Award, UAB Department of Medicine

Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology

Fellow, American College of Physicians

Best Teaching Resident Department of Medicine

Best Teaching Intern Department of Medicine

Alpha Omega Alpha

Publications & Presentations

Idiopathic Pancreatitis.

Toward a Better Understanding of Idiopathic Pancreatitis.

Invasive Therapies for Pain in Chronic Pancreatitis: Endoscopic and Surgical Approaches.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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