Dr. George Christensen, DO

Dr. George Christensen, DO

Pulmonary DiseaseMaleAge 69

Pulmonary Disease

Dr. George Christensen, DO is a Pulmonologist in Abington, PA. Dr. Christensen has extensive experience in Sleep Apnea, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. He is affiliated with Jefferson Abington-Lansdale Hospital, winner of the Pulmonary Care Excellence Award. He is also affiliated with Jefferson Abington Hospital. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Locations

Abington Pulmonary and Critical Care Associates

Abington Pulmonary and Critical Care Associates1235 Old York Rd Ste 121 Abington, PA 19001
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At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Christensen

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Christensen treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Christensen treats other conditions, please contact the office at (215) 305-8645.

Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Christensen is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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Sleep Apnea
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Sleep Study
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High
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Very High
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Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Christensen is experienced in the area of Obstructive Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Bronchiectasis
Emphysema
Normal
Frequency
High
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Very High
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Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.Compare with other Pulmonary Vascular Conditions specialists.

Dr. Christensen is experienced in the area of Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

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Pulmonary Embolism
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
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High
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Very High
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Check Dr. Christensen's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Christensen's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Swine Flu
  • Thoracentesis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Biography

Dr. George Christensen, DO is a Pulmonologist in Abington, PA. Dr. Christensen has extensive experience in Sleep Apnea, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Pulmonary...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Temple University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Abington Meml Hosp
Residency Hospital
1983
Metro Hosp-Central Div
Internship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. George Christensen, DO?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (215) 495-0060.

Does Dr. George Christensen, DO offer telehealth services?

Dr. Christensen has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. George Christensen, DO accepting new patients?

Dr. George Christensen, DO generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Christensen's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. George Christensen, DO accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. George Christensen, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Christensen frequently treats Sleep Apnea, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Christensen specializes.

Where is Dr. George Christensen, DO's office located?

Dr. Christensen's office is located at 1235 Old York Rd Ste 121, Abington, PA 19001. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

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

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Jefferson Abington Hospital

Abington, PA

71% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Jefferson Abington-Lansdale Hospital

Lansdale, PA

69% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% lower than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2022)