Dr. Christopher Evanson, MD

Dr. Christopher Evanson, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Christopher Evanson, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Carmel, IN and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in bariatric surgery, trauma surgery, and more.

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
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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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4  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

11  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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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
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Evanson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Evanson

4.7

Based on 44 reviews

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Dr. Evanson performed gastric bypass on me in 2004 and I had complications and he saved my life. He then performed a revision in 2007 and once again I had complications he took care of. He is the best doctor I have ever had. He sat by my bedside in the hospital and would take the time to talk to me...Read More
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Dr. Evanson preformed gastric by pass surgery on February 20, 2008. I was 315 pounds. It’s the best thing that could happen to me. I followed ever instruction I was given to the T. Had no issues with what he had done. It’s 10+ years later. I’m very healthy, the only medications I take is...Read More
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My Inguinal Hernia surgery failed. He made a plug out of the mesh instead of doing what he told me he would do. I told him I still had issues and was in severe pain at 2 weeks post op. He suggested a nerve block. Sure enough, I’m getting another hernia surgery, from a different Dr, about 2 months...Read More
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Dr. Evanson saved my life. He is a wonderful doctor and he's very personable.
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March 13 marked 11 years since Dr. Evanson preformed my bariatric surgery. I have had excellent success. He is an awesome person and doctor. I highly recommend him1
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