Current Residents

General Surgery Academic Year 2016/2017

Charles H. Chesnut III, D.O.

Charles H. Chesnut III, D.O.

Chief Resident, PGY 5

Biographical Information:

Hometown: Marion, OH

Memberships/Societies: US Air Force, Resident and Associate Society of the American College of Surgeons, American Association of Endocrine Surgeons, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Interests:  Family, travel, golf, food, and wine 


Undergraduate: Kenyon College

Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Additional Degrees: Master of Science in Management, Case Western Reserve University 

Clinical Interests:

Endocrine Surgery, Hospital Operations and Leadership 

Research Interests:

Endocrine Surgery, Outcomes and Efficiency in Practice 


1. Kulaylat AN, Chesnut CH (III), Patel S, Rocourt DV, Clark JB. Penetrating cardiac nail gun injury in a child. Pediatric Emergency Care (Accepted, In Press).

2. Kulaylat AN, Kenning EM, Chesnut CH (III), James BC, Schubart JR, Saunders BD. The profile of successful resident applicants for endocrine surgery fellowship: results of a national survey. American Journal of Surgery. 2014 Oct;208(4):685-689. PMID: 25048570.

3. Kulaylat AN, Chesnut CH (III), Santos AP, Armen SB. Successful operative rib fixation of traumatic flail chest in a patient with osteogenesis imperfecta. Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. 2014 Sep;19(3):518-519. PMID: 24899593.

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