Dr. Chris Christensen, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 67

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    • Family Medicine
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    5 Sanctions

    • Other  (12/1/2015)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: Dr. Chris Arthur Christensen; License # 4721 - NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Montana Department of Labor & Industry has revoked the respondent's medical license.
    • State: Montana
    • Unprofessional Conduct  (5/15/2015)
    • Action Taken: Probation
    • Summary: Dr. Chris Arthur Christensen; License # 4721 - NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unprofessional Conduct. ACTION TAKEN: The Montana Medical Board has suspended the respondent's medical license. Following the suspension period, the licensee will be placed on probation for a period of 2 years, including practice restrictions.
    • State: Montana
    • Professional Misconduct  (4/7/2014)
    • Action Taken: Summary Suspension
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Montana
    • Other  (5/17/2013)
    • Action Taken: Probation
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    • State: Montana
    • Noncompliance with a Board Order  (3/1/2001)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr Chris A. Christensen; License # M-5995

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Physician had originally entered into a Order with the Board on September 19, 1998 and violated that Order by prescribing controlled substances to patients for more than three months at a time.

      Action Taken:

      The Board has Ordered the Physician to Surrender both his license to practice medicine in Idaho and his controlled substance license for a period of two years.

    • State: Idaho

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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    • Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians, 1989

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    Ucla-Santa Monica Hospital Family Practice
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Ucla-Antelope Valley Hospital Family Practice
    Complete in 1979

    Undergraduate Schools

    Pomona College
    Graduated in 1970
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Christensen & Staff

    • English
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