Dr. Christopher Charles Ashley MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Christopher Ashley is a gastroenterologist in Albany, New York and is affiliated with Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Ashley accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 13 doctors at Albany Stratton Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Education & Medical Training

Albany Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1995–1998

Albany Medical Center
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 2002–2004

New York St Department of Health
Fellowship, Maxillofacial Pathology, 1999–2002

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

Synchronous in situ ATPase activity, mechanics, and Ca2+ sensitivity of human and porcine myocardium.
Griffiths, P. J., Isackson, H., Pelc, R., Redwood, C. S., Funari, S. S., Watkins, H., Ashley, C. C.

What is the optimal therapy for severe ulcerative colitis?
MacDermott, R.P., Green, J.A., Ashley, C.C.

Autopsy tissue trace elements in 8 long-term parenteral nutrition patients who received the current U.S. Food and Drug Administration formulation.
Howard, L., Ashley, C., Lyon, D., Shenkin, A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Excellus BCBS BluePPO
  • Excellus BCBS HMOBlue
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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