Dr. Christopher Wright, MD

Dr. Christopher Wright, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 34
(3)
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Dr. Christopher Wright, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Amarillo, TX and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch in 2009 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

1215 S Coulter St Ste 401

Amarillo, TX 79106

Contact Information

(806) 356-2280

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Raynaud's Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wright "My priority is to work together with you and your other doctors to provide the best possible care for arthritis and autoimmune diseases."
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Gout
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Vasculitis
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Vasculitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Churg-Strauss Syndrome
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dry Eyes
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hypersensitivity Vasculitis
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Microscopic Polyangiitis
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Biological Therapy
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bursa Injection
  • IV Therapy
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Injection Therapy
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • X-Ray

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wright has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wright's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wright to family and friends
3.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Wright's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Amarillo, TX |
Did not listen to me, if he did he didn't list it in notes. Incorrect information in notes. Listed results for an exam not performed. Didn't discuss lab results. I'm very disappointed in him. Notes about irrelevant information but nothing about my issues I brought up that were impending my ability...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wright accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Group Health Cooperative
    Coop Core
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Wright has admitting privileges

Baptist Saint Anthony's Health System
1600 Wallace Blvd
Amarillo, TX 79106
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Northwest Texas Hospital
1501 S Coulter St
Amarillo, TX 79106
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