Dr. Christopher Wolfe, MD

Dr. Christopher Wolfe, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 70

Accepting new patients

Dr. Christopher Wolfe, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Tacoma, WA and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Wolfe has more experience with Heart Conditions and Cardiac Electrical System Procedures than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Wayne State U, School of Medicine medical school in 1978. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Multicare Auburn Medical Center and MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Wolfe to book an appointment.

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Cardiac Study Center

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Cardiac Study Center1901 S Cedar St Ste 301 Tacoma, WA 98405
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Dr. Wolfe's Reviews

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4.5

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Dr. Wolfe is a superb cardiologist. He is compassionate, Professional, expert at all aspects of Cardiology, and he is very personable and has a great sense of humor. His staff is awesome as well and his office is impeccable in every way. Any patient I feel should feel lucky to have a doctor as incredible as Dr. Wolfe. I certainly do feel lucky to have him as my doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dr Wolfe is considerate, knowledgeable, and thorough. He takes time to explain the reason for treatment. His staff is good about getting messages to him and getting back to me.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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He is a wonderful physician - experienced, efficient, caring and kind
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Wolfe

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Wolfe treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Wolfe treats other conditions, please contact the office at (253) 572-7320.

Heart Conditions

Compare with other Heart Conditions specialists.

Dr. Wolfe is experienced in the area of Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 34 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Wolfe
Similar Providers
Hypertension
Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Sinus Bradycardia
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Cardiac Electrical System Procedures

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Cardiac Electrical System Procedures specialists.

Dr. Wolfe is experienced in the area of Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Wolfe
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Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Echocardiography
Cardioversion, Elective
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Check Dr. Wolfe's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Wolfe's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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Uniform Medical Plan
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Wolfe, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Tacoma, WA and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Wolfe has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1985
U Tex Hlth Scis Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Grady Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1979
Grady Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1978
Wayne State U, School of Medicine
Medical School
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Christopher Wolfe, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Wolfe frequently treats Heart Conditions and Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See all practice areas where Dr. Wolfe specializes.

Where is Dr. Christopher Wolfe, MD's office located?

Dr. Wolfe's office is located at 1901 S Cedar St Ste 301, Tacoma, WA 98405. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Christopher Wolfe, MD offer telehealth services?

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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Wolfe is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Multicare Auburn Medical Center

Auburn, WA

55% Patient Experience Rating, 14% lower than the national average

1 Award Received

MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital

Puyallup, WA

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital

Tacoma, WA

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Capital Medical Center

Olympia, WA

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Providence St. Peter Hospital

Olympia, WA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)