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Department Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
Primary Location Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Weston Hospital
Primary Location

Weston Hospital

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Proctitis - Care and Treatment
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Collagenous Colitis
  • Colon Polyps
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gallstones
  • Gas (Digestive)
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Helicobacter Pylori
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Large Intestine Cancer
  • Liver Disease
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  • Proctitis
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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About Roger Charles, MD

Roger Justin Charles, MD, is a Staff Physician in the Department of Gastroenterology at Cleveland Clinic Florida. Subsequent to his current appointment, he was Regional Chief of Gastroenterology at Kaiser Permanente Ohio. Dr. Charles is board-certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

After receiving his Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery in 1990, Dr. Charles completed his residency at Cleveland Clinic. His research and clinical interests include general gastroenterology, general hepatology, capsule endoscopy, double balloon enteroscopy, obscure GI bleeding, hepatitis C, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy and diseases of the small bowel. 

Dr. Charles is the recipient of an array of academic awards, including the Dr. Sidney Garfield Physician of Excellence Award, a teaching award presented by the internal medicine residents at Case Western Reserve University Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio, and an Outstanding Senior Medical Resident Award from Cleveland Clinic. He was awarded a subject medal and distinction in pharmacology and physiology in 1989.

He is a member of the American Gastroenterology Association, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the American College of Gastroenterology and the American College of Physicians. In addition to his clinical practice and teaching appointments, Dr. Charles contributes to Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, a peer-reviewed medical journal, and he has authored a variety of abstracts and posters.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights



  • Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

Specialty Interests

General Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Capsule endoscopy, Double Balloon Enteroscopy, Obscure GI bleeding, Diseases of the Small bowel, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy, Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 3/22/2024, Dr. Charles has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

412 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

64 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 13, 2024

I really appreciate how organized is Dr Charles s office

Reviewed on May 13, 2024

I will definitely recommend Dr Charles to family and friends,

Reviewed on May 7, 2024

Dr Roger Charles and his staff did an awesome job.

Reviewed on May 7, 2024

Dr Charles knowledge and patience are amazing!

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2024

The doctor and the entire team in the procedure room were incredibly professional and kind.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2024

The care provider/doctor was polite and well informed.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2024

The overall experience was excellent. The first colonoscopy failed and Dr.Charles told me what to do, so that the second would be successful.

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2024

Dr Charles and his staff were excellent!

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2024

I'm always amazed at how thorough Dr Charles is and attentive. He's extremely good at what he does and got me back on track in one visit. Thanks

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2024

Excellent service. Answers to questions was exceptional..Well experienced doctor who knows exactly what he is doing. Everything was well explained .

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2024

Dr. Charles is an excellent physician. He is very knowledgeable and listens carefully to the patient. I highly recommend and trust him.

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2024

Dr. Charles was great as always. The problem is getting to him takes forever

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2024

Dr Charles is an incredible doctor. He is warm, caring and knows his medicine . You are fortunate to have him

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2024

My IBS was discussed. Dr. Charles suggested a nutritionalist with whom I contacted and I have had 2 appointments. She is very knowledgeable and caring.

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2024

I would highly recommend Dr Charles to my family and friends he is a highly capable doctor he made me feel at ease I have certainly benefited from his skill I feel much better I would highly recommend him as I stated before . Thank you

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2024

The staff was truly very caring I would definitely recommend this doctor the Dr of Anesthesia she was also very kind she explained what was going to happen she also made me feel relaxed

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2024

I have and will always recommend people to Dr. Charles. He is awesome and very caring and very detail about my condition.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2024

The video visit with dr.Dr. Roger was excellent. I understood everything.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2024

Dr. Roger Charles was attentive, extremely professional, courteous and warm. He was sensitive to my concerns. He explained the upcoming procedure thoroughly. I would highly recommended him!

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2024

I was impressed with Dr. Charles.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2024

Knew I was in great hands from the beginning. Very comfortable scope procedure. It was like taking a refreshing quick nap with zero discomfort. True professional from Dr Charles and the entire staff.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2024

Dr. R. Charles, MD, is a great physician and is very polite, professional and knowledgeable. He is patient and is open to discussion regarding one's health issues/matters. I have referred him to others.

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2024

Dr Roger Charles is the epitome of what I think a GOOD doctor is. This is my 3rd colonoscopy with him without sedation & quite frankly, I'm praying he doesn't retire before 10 yrs hence when I need to do my final one (YES! That thought has honestly been on my mind)

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2024

Dr Charles is one of best doctors I have ever encounter!!

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2024

Been with Dr. Charles for over 15 years and he still is one of the best Doctor's I have seen worldwide after living on 4 different continents.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2024

Doctor listened carefully and provided professional advice easily understood by a non medical person

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2024

Doctor explained test results and next steps to be taken

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Dr Charles, always concerned, recommends appropriate action, no wasted time

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

I had a very good experience with Dr. Charles. He had a good bedside manner, while still being polite and professional.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2024

The provider was very helpful and concerned about my health issue

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2024

Dr. Roger Charles, MD, Is professional, knowledgeable and caring, His mannerism Is kind, gentle and personable. He remembered me from previous appointments and spoke to me and explained what he would be doing during the procedure. He was awesome at making me feel less nervous and less anxious about the procedure. I trusted him and his ability to perform the procedure.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2024

Excellent Care Provider

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2023

I switched from another provider to Dr Charles because of his reputation. In my case, he exceeded his reputation. Excellent!

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2023


Reviewed on Nov 7, 2023

Dr Charles is the best!

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2023

Dr. Charles staff made me feel very comfortable about my procedure. They were very professional and had patience.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2023

Dr Charles, his assistant and anesthesiologist were very kind and polite. It was a surprisingly pleasant experience

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2023

Dr Charles is a great doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2023

Had a wonderful visit with dr Charles liked him he explained everything great guy. Thank you

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2023

Very pleased with doctor and all nurses

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2023

Dr Charles always provides excellent care and this is my third colonoscopy with him . I am grateful to have such a caring physician. My procedure went very well and I had a wonderful nursing team both in admitting and recovery .

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2023

Except for me, trying to get an appointment or speak to my doctor. Finally, I got a message from him three days later and they left the appointment at three months and told me to see a colon surgeon.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2023

Always a pleasant experience with Dr. R. Charles.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2023

Dr remember me and my prior issue. Showed empathy but also professionalism

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2023

Dr. Charles is one of the best in the United states. He is honorable, compassionate and understanding.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2023

I was told by front desk that my symptoms required an ENT specialist when I specifically requested Dr Charles (Gastroenterologist). I was trying to schedule for an appointment to determine cause of chronic indigestion/burping/vomiting.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2023

Dr Charles is very attentive, thorough, extremely supportive.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2023

I expected a treatment plan other than what was offered since this is the renowned Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

Dr. Charles was very thorough, listened to my concerns and explained options and reasoning for next steps. Excellent experience.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

My purpose @ the Hospital was a consultation with Dr. Charles.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2023

A Welcoming staff. An excellent doctor/patient experience. I recommended Cleveland Clinic gastroenterology clinic to my coworkers. I feel very confident having my colonoscopy procedure provided by Dr. Charles.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2023

Dr. Charles was very caring and informative. He was very agreeable to have my daughter on speaker phone. Very pleased with him.

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

I want to specifically to see him because I understand he's an IBS expert

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

Love Dr Charles. He is a great physician that I trust.

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2023

Dr Charles is the best !

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2023

I had a great experience, I felt welcomed inside a new home. From staffs positions to the doctor that did, my procedure was very courteous and respectful. It was an honor to be a Patient at Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2023

Dr. Charles explained to me his concerns and was thorough with details and making sure I understood my situation. Thank you Dr. Charles

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2023

Dr it is Very Professional Thanks

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

Dr. Charles was excellent. He did rush the visit; took his time to explain his opinion and recommendations.

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2023

Dr Charles is empathetic and has a great bedside manner. He was easy to talk with and informative.

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2023

All the providers were professional and helpful during the procedure

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2023

Best experience every time I see doctor charles

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2023

I am long term patient of Dr Charles, and have always found him to be caring and an excellent doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2023

Dr Charles is very caring and has exceptional ability to get right to the core of the problem very quickly. He asked the right questions, listens with Intent, then zeroes In on the problem at hand. Just became his patient in January and feel very lucky to have him as my gastroenterologist.

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