Dr. Christine Kollmorgen, MD

Dr. Christine Kollmorgen, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Christine Kollmorgen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Springfield, OR and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.Read her story

3355 Riverbend Dr # 300

Springfield, OR 97477

Contact Information

(877) 687-1336

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kollmorgen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers
Breast Cancer
normal
more than 58% of peers
Breast Reconstruction
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Kollmorgen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Kollmorgen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kollmorgen "Christine F. Kollmorgen, M.D., F.A.C.S. A compassionate stickler for details, Dr. Kollmorgen wants every patient to feel heard and understood. Trusted by patients and colleagues alike, her goal is to provide the best possible care and kindness when patients need it most. Her special clinical interests include breast and endocrine surgery, as well as comprehensive surgical care and patient shared decision making. She has privileges at Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend, Day Surgery at RiverBend and McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center. Education Born and raised in the greater Boston area, Dr. Kollmorgen moved to Eugene with her family in 1998. She received a Bachelor of Arts in biology at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, and completed medical school at Boston University School of Medicine in Massachusetts. She spent six years at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, where she completed her residency training in general surgery, was a laparoscopic research fellow and served as an associate professor of surgery. Certifications, Associations & Publications Certified by the American Board of Surgery, Dr. Kollmorgen is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of Lane County Medical Society, Oregon Medical Association, American Society of Breast Surgeons, American Society of Breast Disease and Mayo Clinic Priestly Society. An associate professor of surgery at Oregon Health and Science University, she serves as chairwoman of the Northwest Specialty Clinics Board and is past chief of surgery at Sacred Heart Medical Center. She has published extensively on advanced laparoscopic surgery, colon, rectal, breast and endocrine surgery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kollmorgen "Healthy communities help people live more productive and happy lives.  I am committed to improving the health of my community one patient at a time. My team is dedicated to compassionately delivering state-of-the-art surgical care while emphasizing shared decision making. Simply put, we strive to understand our patients' needs when they are sick and do our best to meet them."

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Endocrine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kollmorgen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kollmorgen's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kollmorgen to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Kollmorgen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Fantastic surgeon with even better be side manner. All of her staff are excellent including her very personable scribe Chelsea. I had a great experience overall and would give Dr. Kollmorgen the highest of recommendations.
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Dr. Kollmorgen repaired 4 hernias for me in May 2016 and and treated an abscess for me in the past week. She consistently earns my respect and trust by providing me with excellent outcomes in her surgeries and procedures. Providing caring and compassionate treatment is her hallmark along with a...more
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I have had 2 surgeries with Dr. Kollmorgen. She has been extremely easy to work with and answered all of my questions thoroughly. She is absolutely top notch in her field. I have worked with other surgeons and none were as pleasant. She is highly competent and I would strongly recommend her. ...more
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Rude not much empathy.
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