Dr. Christopher Von Elten, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 46

14005 Wards Rd Ste A
Lynchburg, VA 24501
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Centra Lynchburg General Hospital
1901 Tate Springs Rd
Lynchburg, VA 24501

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Airport Immediate Care
Airport Immediate Care
14005 Wards Rd Ste A
Lynchburg, VA 24501
Central VA Family Physician
Central VA Family Physician
2137 Lakeside Dr Ste 100
Lynchburg, VA 24501
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    Dr. Von Elten's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

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    • Family Practice
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Von Elten & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Von Elten's Hospital Quality

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    Office Locations

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    Airport Immediate Care
    14005 Wards Rd Ste A
    Lynchburg, VA 24501
    (434) 239-0132 (Office)
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    Central VA Family Physician
    2137 Lakeside Dr Ste 100
    Lynchburg, VA 24501
    (434) 385-4184 (Office)
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Von Elten to family and friends*
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    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Von Elten
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
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