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Patient Reviews

4.0
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Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Christein is Good. Dr. Christein has been reviewed by 24 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
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Promptness 3.7
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Courteous Staff 4.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
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Bedside Manner 4.1
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Spends Time with Me 3.7
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Follows Up After Visit 3.9
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Specialties & Research

Dr. John Christein, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Liver Diseases
  • Pancreatectomy (Pancreas Removal)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer (Pancreatic Ductal Carcinoma)
  • Pancreatic Diseases
  • Pancreaticoduodenectomy

Education & Awards

Dr. Christein graduated from Rush Medical College, Chicago. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Christein has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Uab Medical West 
  • UAB Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. John David Christein MD is a male Surgeon, has 13 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. John D. Christein practice?
Dr. John Christein has 2 office locations.
Dr. John Christein practices Surgery near Birmingham, AL.
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