Dr. Christopher Lahr, MD

Dr. Christopher Lahr, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Christopher Lahr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

2500 N State St

Jackson, MS 39216

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal Prolapse
normal
more than 83% of peers
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
normal
more than 68% of peers
Anal and Rectal Cancer
normal
more than 64% of peers

Dr. Lahr'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

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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

  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Ala
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Ala
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lahr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lahr's Reviews

1.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lahr to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lahr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes
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