Dr. Christopher Yasenchak, MD

Dr. Christopher Yasenchak, MD

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Age 46
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Dr. Christopher Yasenchak, MD is a hematology specialist in Springfield, OR and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

3377 Riverbend Dr

Springfield, OR 97477

Contact Information

(541) 683-5001

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LifeWise
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • ODS Health Plan
  • PacificSource
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Cancer
very high
more than 87% of peers
Blood Disorders
high
more than 83% of peers
Breast Diseases
normal
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Yasenchak'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yasenchak "Dr. Yasenchak specializes in medical oncology with an emphasis in cancers of the blood, lymphoma, myeloma and intestinal cancers. He is Research Co-Medical Director for Compass, and is an active member of the national Hematology Research Committee of US Oncology Research. Dr. Yasenchaks practice philosophy is one of shared decision-making and teamwork. His honest and direct approach gives patients a clear understanding of their situation. He outlines the pros and cons of treatment options to help ensure patients are comfortable and fully invested in their choices. When appropriate, he encourages participation in clinical trials. Outside of work, Dr. Yasenchak spends as much time as possible with his wife and two children. He enjoys fly fishing, running and keeping fit."

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3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

77  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2/10/2012
    Amount or Range: $450,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Wrongful death claim alleging inappropriate dosage of fentanyl patch prescribed for pain due to tongue cancer. Liability disputed.
    State: Oregon
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

  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Mayo Clinic Graduate School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Mayo Clinic College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Yasenchak has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Yasenchak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yasenchak's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yasenchak to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Yasenchak's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My wife was in Dr Yasenchak's care, suffering from multiple myeloma. Despite a crystal-clear directive to the contrary, he took advantage of her delirium to strong-arm her into accepting chemotherapy. He did not have the ethics or the decency to call her husband or family. When she came to...more
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I met with Dr Yasenchak in July 2015 to obtain a second opinion on my Chemo treatment. I was very impressed not only with his knowledge and opinion but his bedside manner as well. I discussed His treatment suggestions with my doctor and made changes to my Chemo Med concentration and changed...more
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