Dr. Christopher Evanson, MD

Dr. Christopher Evanson, MD

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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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Dr. Evanson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Evanson treats Obesity more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Evanson treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Evanson performs Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Evanson performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Evanson performs Esophageal Surgery more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Evanson performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Evanson's conditions and procedures:

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

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

  • 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

Dr. Evanson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Evanson

4.7

Based on 45 reviews

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Dr. Evanson is just GREAT! Just Love that Man.
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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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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test 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) Test PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medico
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
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