Dr. Christina R Allen MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Christina Allen is an orthopedic surgeon in San Francisco, California. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and UCSF Medical Center. She received her medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 12 years. She is one of 28 doctors at San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and one of 73 at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center

UCSF Medical Center
Ranked #14 in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital - Pittsburgh
Residency, General Surgery, 1995 - 1996

Children's Hospital - Pittsburgh
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1996 - 2001

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1996 - 2000

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 2001 - 2002

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

UCSF 6th Annual Primary Care Sports Medicine: ABCs of Musculoskeletal Care
2011 12 2

Differences in Mechanisms of Failure, Intraoperative Findings, and Outcomes Between Single- and Multiple-Revision ACL Reconstructions: A MARS Cohort Study.
Chen, J. L.,Allen, C. R.,Stephens, T. E.,Feeley, B. T.

Patients' attitudes and factors in their selection of grafts for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.
Cheung, S.C., Allen, C.R., Gallo, R.A., Ma, C.B., Feeley, B.T.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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