Dr. David Christ, MD

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Dr. Christ

Northwest Iowa Urologists PC

1200 1st Ave E Ste B Spencer, IA 51301

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(712) 262-6214

Dr. David Christ, MD is a Urology Specialist in Spencer, IA and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Christ has more experience with Calculi (stones), Urologic Care, and Urologic Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Kansas School of Medicine medical school in 1979. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Buena Vista Regional Medical Center and Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Christ to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Christ

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Christ treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Christ treats other conditions, please contact the office at (712) 262-6214.

Calculi (stones)

Urologists or nephrologists diagnose and treat kidney stones, small pieces of hard, crystallized material that form in the kidney and typically pass naturally, but may require shock wave therapy, a catheter procedure, or surgery.Compare with other Calculi (stones) specialists.

Dr. Christ typically treats 95% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Urinary Stones
Lithotripsy
Ureteral Stones
Kidney Stones
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Urologic Care

Urologic care focuses on the health and treatment of the male and female urinary tract, as well as the male reproductive system.Compare with other Urologic Care specialists.

Dr. Christ typically treats 85% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Urinary Disorders
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Bladder Diseases
Urinary Incontinence
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Urologic Surgery

Urologic surgery treats conditions affecting the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive system through procedures including cystectomy (bladder removal), prostatectomy (prostate removal), and pelvic reconstruction.Compare with other Urologic Surgery specialists.

Dr. Christ typically treats 77% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
Bladder Surgery
Urethral Dilation
Cystometry
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Male Reproductive Medicine

Male reproductive medicine specialists diagnose and treat conditions related to male fertility and reproductive health through procedures such as vasectomy or vasectomy reversal, intrauterine insemination, and intracytoplasmic sperm injection.Compare with other Male Reproductive Medicine specialists.

Dr. Christ typically treats 84% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Erectile Dysfunction
Vasectomy
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Very High Frequency
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Dr. Christ's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Male Infertility
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatitis
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Ureterocele, Congenital
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

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Dr. Christ's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Christ

4.6

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  • Appointment wasn't rushed (9)
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  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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Dr Christ was thorough and answered our questions. We left with the assurance that he could help us. Blessed to find a Dr that acted like he really cared about his patient.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. David Christ, MD is a Urology Specialist in Spencer, IA and has over 42 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Christ has more experience with...Read more

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

1988
U Kans Sch Med
Residency Hospital
1981
St Luke's Hosp
Residency Hospital
1980
St Luke's Hosp
Internship Hospital
1979
University of Kansas School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. David Christ, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Christ frequently treats Calculi (stones), Urologic Care, and Urologic Surgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Christ specializes.

Where is Dr. David Christ, MD's office located?

Dr. Christ's office is located at 1200 1st Ave E Ste B, Spencer, IA 51301. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Northwest Iowa Urologists PC1200 1st Ave E Ste B Spencer, IA 51301
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Buena Vista Regional Medical Center

Storm Lake, IA

87% Patient experience rating, 18% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

Cherokee Regional Medical Center

Cherokee, IA

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

Mercyone Primghar Medical Center

Primghar, IA

84% Patient experience rating, 15% higher than the national average

Pocahontas Community Hospital

Pocahontas, IA

Spencer Municipal Hospital

Spencer, IA

84% Patient experience rating, 15% higher than the national average