Dr. Mark R. Christofersen, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 61

301 21st Ave N
Nashville, TN 37203
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Dr. Christofersen's Experience

Dr. Christofersen's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Repair
  • Bunionectomy
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Tarsals or Metatarsals
  • Excision of Tibula or Fibula
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
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  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lateral Meniscus Repair
  • Limb Lengthening
  • Medial Meniscus Repair
  • Musculoskeletal Tumor Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injections
  • Upper Extremity Reconstruction
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  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clubfoot
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot & Ankle Disorders
  • Foot & Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
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  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Diseases
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Wrist Fracture
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Background Check for Dr. Christofersen

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Best Resident Paper, Vanderbilt Ortho Dept, June, 1984
  • Best Lecture, Osler Orthopaedic Board Review Course, 1989, 1990
  • Best Lecturer, Osler Board Review Course, Orthopaedics, 1991
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Education & Training

Medical School

Southern Illinois University
Graduated in 1978

Internship Hospital

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Complete in 1979

Residency Hospital

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Complete in 1984

Fellowship Hospital

University Of Toronto
Complete in 1985

Undergraduate Schools

University Of Chicago
Graduated in 1974
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Christofersen & Staff

  • English
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