Dr. Jeffrey Crist, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Crist, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Jeffrey Crist, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago in 1978 and specializes in gastroenterology.

9349 Park West Blvd Ste 101

Knoxville, TN 37923

Contact Information

(865) 539-5372

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vomiting Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Crist'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

80  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of California
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Texas-Fellowship
    Other Education | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Crist has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Crist's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Crist to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Crist's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Crist always seem in another place. When I was in the hospital I would ask him questions his response I don't let me look at your chart and sometimes he would not come back. Having liver issues I should of been checked for Hep C, which he never. A year later with a second opinion that is what...more
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Dr Crist was far more interested in shooting the breeze than in addressing healthcare concerns during office visits. I don't really know if he's a good doctor or not in terms of his medical knowledge, he never explained anything to me in office or in the hospital. The most egregious problem from...more
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Saw Dr Crist for a routine colonastomy. Spent time with me. answered all my questions. Easy going. Office very good. Had problem getting the discount on the purge medicine. They called pharmacy and got it straightened out. Had procedure done at Park West. They were super. PS Picked Dr Crist using...more
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I have seen him several times. Very efficient and thorough with a great bedside manner.
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