Dr. Andreas Karachristos, MD

Dr. Andreas Karachristos, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Andreas Karachristos, MD is a general surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Crete, Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

3401 N Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 2 More

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more than 5% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Karachristos does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Liver Tumor
5

Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Crete, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Lankenau Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Lankenau Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of Cincinnati Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Karachristos has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Karachristos has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karachristos' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karachristos to family and friends
4.9
based on 14 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Karachristos' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Philadelphia, PA
My mom had a surgery with Dr. Karachristos. We are extremely happy with him. The surgery went better than we expected. He did such a great job and recovery was quick for that big of a surgery. He is an amazing person and cares about his patients. He is always available if you need him. He is very...more
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in Bechtelsville, PA
I saw Dr Karachristos at Fox Chase for the first time on July 28th 2016.He spent a lot of time with me !And He told me I had a neuroendocrine tumor on my pancreas and it was cancerous! it was 2 cm. He spoke to me about having Whipple surgery it's serious surgery. I was Scared ! But,I wanted to go...more
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in Vincentown
While we had confidence in Dr Karachristos the office wait time was incredibly long. We sat in the exam room for over an hour waiting to see the doctor.
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