Dr. Chad R Christopherson, MD



Interventional Cardiology     -  Washington,  Gig Harbor

 Overview

Dr. Chad R Christopherson, MD works in Gig Harbor, Washington is a specialist in Interventional Cardiology, Internal Medicine and graduated University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1993. Dr. Christopherson is affiliated with Saint Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma General Allenmore Hospital and practicing for 26 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

 Conditions

  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Broken Hand
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Coats' Disease
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Coloboma of Optic Papilla
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 6
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cranial Release Technique (CRT)
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Duodenal Polyp
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Endocarditis
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Infantile With Cataract - Hypogonadism
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pancreas Tumor
  • Pneumonia
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Pterygium Syndrome, Multiple Dominant Type
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa - Mental Retardation - Deafness
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Speech Impairment
  • Telogen Effluvium

 Procedures

  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Vertebral Sonography
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Echocardiography
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Hypertension

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 26

 State License

  • Texas

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine

La Jolla, CA, United States

Graduated: 1993

Residency Hospital


Rush Presby St Luke's M C




Fellowship Hospitals


Rush University Medical Center

Chicago, IL, USA

Year completed: 1999 St Vincent Hospital And Health Services Indianapolis, IN, USAYear completed: 2000

Undergraduate School


St. Olaf College

Northfield, MN, USA

Graduated: 1989

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Cardiac Study Center

4700 Point Fosdick Drive North West
Washington (WA)
Gig Harbor,
98335

  (253) 851-0404


Other Office Locations

 Cardiac Study Center

1901 South Cedar Street
Washington (WA)
Gig Harbor,
98405

  (253) 572-7320

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Map & Directions



Cardiac Study Center, 4700 Point Fosdick Drive North West, Gig Harbor, Washington (WA), 98335




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Ambetter
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Molina
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Open Access Plus
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Preferred PPO
  • Pyramid Life
  • Superior Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American
  • WellCare

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Affiliated Hospitals


Saint Joseph Medical Center photo


Saint Joseph Medical Center

1000 Carondelet Drive Missouri MO, Kansas City, 64114

Saint Joseph Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Kansas City, MO. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 14 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 13 of 14 procedures.



Tacoma General Allenmore Hospital photo


Tacoma General Allenmore Hospital

315 Martin Luther King Jr Way Washington WA, Tacoma, 98405

Tacoma General Allenmore Hospital is a hospital located in Tacoma, WA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 3 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 14 procedures.



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  • AMAZING DOCTOR, You deserve more than 5 Stars Thank you Dr. Paul Rosenberg
    13 January 2019, 09:53
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    12 January 2019, 11:01
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  • Great Doctor really helped me when others in past where not able, and he explained how things work and how to treat my condition!
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