Our Physician Profile series features different members of the One to One Personal Physician Network, and each interview will help you get to know the doctors, nurses and other health and wellness professionals who make up the One to One Personal Physician Network. In our last profile, we featured Michalle Morris. This month, meet Dr. Christopher St. Charles.
Q: What is your area of specialty?
A: Otolaryngology/head and neck surgery
Q: In what medical group or practice do you work?
A: Associates in E.N.T., Head & Neck Surgery
Q: Why did you become a doctor/ why did you choose your area of specialty?
A: I knew at age 6 that I wanted to be a doctor. It is what I was meant to do. I picked ENT because we take care of everyone; men, women, the youngest of the young and the oldest of the old.
Q: What’s the one thing you wish all your patients knew?
A: I want them to have the best outcome possible.
Q: What’s your favorite form of exercise?
A: Golf and running.
Q: What is your top recommendation for nutrition/or healthy lifestyle changes?
A: Keep moving.
Q: What are you reading now?
A: The Journal of Otolaryngology.
Q: What is your favorite thing about Chattanooga?
A: The outdoors and family atmosphere.
Q: How would you describe your personality in three words?
A: Direct, faithful, and jovial.
Q: What’s one thing people might be surprised to learn about you?
A: I am a pretty open book.
To contact Dr. St. Charles or other One to One network providers, take advantage of the Find a Doctor Tool. For more effective appointments with your doctors, check out tips in our blog, “Getting More out of Your Doctor’s Visits.”