Dr. Christopher Evanson, MD

Dr. Christopher Evanson, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(38)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Christopher Evanson, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Carmel, IN. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

13430 N Meridian St Ste 275

Carmel, IN 46032

Contact Information

(317) 582-8810

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Therapy Endoscopy
  • Trauma Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
11

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Mass
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Obesity
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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Interventional Endoscopy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Purdue University School Of Biomedical Engineering
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine General Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine General Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Indianapolis "Top Docs" Bariatric Surgery, 2012
  • JK Berman Program - Award Winning Research, 2002
  • Tau Beta Pi Biomedical Engineering Honors, 1989
  • JK Berman Program - Award Winning Research, 2001
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical School Honors, 1997
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Evanson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Evanson to family and friends
4.7
based on 38 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Evanson's 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 (5)

in Avon, IN |
Dr. Evenson is a God sent for me. I wouldn't have anyone preform a surgery like this but Dr. Evenson. I have lost 180 pounds and feel incredible. His attention to detail is unlike any surgical procedure I have ever had. I wanted to wait a year out before I left any feedback. It's been a year and a...more
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in Indianapolis, IN |
Very knowledgable. Knows everything about bariatric surgery & professional.
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in Indianapolis, IN |
Dr. Evanson is an EXCELLENT surgeon with a wonderful bedside manner. He always makes me feel comfortable and takes the time to explain any and all issues in a way that you can understand. He is top notch in this field and I would highly recommend him. His staff is always very friendly and kind,...more
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in Indianapolis, IN |
Dr. Evanson is an experienced surgeon who understands fully the needs of his bariatric patients. He has a fabulous bedside manner, and made me feel 100% confident before, during, and after my surgery. I would recommend Dr. Evanson and Meridian Surgical Group to anyone looking into weight loss...more
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in Indianapolis, IN |
Simply, awesome!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Evanson accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Pekin Insurance
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Evanson has admitting privileges

St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
13500 N Meridian St
Carmel, IN 46032
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