Dr. Christopher Avendano, MD

Dr. Christopher Avendano, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Christopher Avendano, MD is a pulmonologist in Sandusky, OH and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1993 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

2800 Hayes Ave Bldg G

Sandusky, OH 44870

Contact Information

(419) 609-7506

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Avendano'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.

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Michigan
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Med University Sc College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Oh State University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Mi Hosps and Health Ctrs
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College Of South Carolina, Charleston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Avendano has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Avendano's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Avendano to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Avendano's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Avendano asked great questions in my diagnosis. He pays attention to details. He explains his medical treatment and makes sure you understand. He offers the time necessary.
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