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Dr. Jeffrey Christenson, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Christenson

Dr. Jeffrey Christenson, MD is a pulmonologist in Olympia, WA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1991 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.


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Dr. Christenson accepts the following insurance:

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AvMed
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net PPO
ODS Health Plan
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
UnitedHealthCare
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Options PPO

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Dr. Christenson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Christenson treats Sleep Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Christenson treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Christenson treats Sleep Apnea more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Christenson treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Respiratory Management
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Christenson performs Respiratory Management more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Christenson performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Christenson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • 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 Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

Quality medical care with a personal touch.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Medical Informatics

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Education

1997
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1997
University Of Chicago Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1994
University Of Chicago Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1992
University Of Chicago Hospitals
Internship Hospital
1991
Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1987
University Of Washington
Undergraduate School
1997
1997
1994
1992
1991
1987

Awards

Dr. Christenson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Christenson

3.3

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
57.142857142857146%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
42.857142857142854%
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He saved my life. He's a good doctor . He hears what you say this make me feel safe . I've sent many people to him I trust him.
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He saved my dad's life in 2005. Dad was in ICU for 30 days in a medical induced coma. He was always there for us to answer our questions. My dad is still alive thanks to dad being such a strong man and Dr. Christenson's knowledge and care. I have also been seeing him for the last five years and...Read More
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