Dr. Michael Christie, MD

Dr. Michael Christie, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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65 y/o
(69)

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Dr. Michael Christie, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Nashville, TN. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 40 years.

Southern Joint Replacement Institute

2400 Patterson St Ste 100

Nashville, TN 37203
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Knee Replacement Revision
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Christie "The mission of Southern Joint Replacement Institute is to provide state-of-the-art care in a professional and compassionate environment while honoring a commitment to research and education in the field of joint replacement.  We are fully committed to providing personalized care and developing lasting relationships with patients and their families."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

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Procedures

  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment

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

  • Loyola University Medical
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Loyola University Medical
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Loyola University Medical
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Christie has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Christie's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Christie to family and friends
5.0
based on 69 total reviews (39 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (69)

  • 5
    (68)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Christie'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 (39)

in Brownsville |
Dr Christie did a revision on my left knee May 29, 2017. Initial surgery was in June, 2016 and was not at all a success. I did not know what to expect the second time, although I had heard of great success with Dr Christie from friends. I was in his office on December 28 for my last...more
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Bowling Green, KY |
I found Dr. Christie to be very thorough in my knee replacement discussion. He covered pre-op/post-op expectations, pain management, and the surgery with follow-up appointments. He is very personable and was not rush at all. He and his team took their time to answer my questions and I feel very...more
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in Metter, Ga. |
We are just getting started with my hip replacement but Dr. Christie and his staff have been great and very accommodating. Dr. Christie has explained all procedures and recommendations for my hip replacement. I would recommend his work and staff to anyone and already have.
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in Jackson, TN |
My husband and I felt very comfortable visiting Dr. Christie. We were informed of him and his expertise by a friend, Eddie Hays of Jackson, Tn. As we walked through the door, EVERYONE was helpful. Dr. Christie explained surgeries that my husband will face in terms and analogies that we could...more
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Louisville, KY |
I saw Dr. Christie in late November, 2017, at the recommendation of my orthopedist after a second hip replacement failed to "hold." Everyone from the reception staff to the NP to Dr. Chirstie himself were engaging, helpful and well-informed. Dr. Christie spent A LOT of time with me and my wife,...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Christie accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
    Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Christie has admitting privileges

Tristar Southern Hills Medical Center
391 Wallace Rd
Nashville, TN 37211
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Tristar Centennial Medical Center
2300 Patterson St
Nashville, TN 37203
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Vanderbilt University Medical Center
1211 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37232
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