Dr. Christopher Kristaps Zarins MD

Dr. Christopher Zarins is a vascular surgery doctor in Stanford, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including El Camino Hospital and Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. He is one of 8 doctors at El Camino Hospital and one of 3 at Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, General Surgery, 1968 - 1974

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Vascular Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2012

MI State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Robust pluripotent stem cell expansion and cardiomyocyte differentiation via geometric patterning.
Myers, F. B.,Silver, J. S.,Zhuge, Y.,Beygui, R. E.,Zarins, C. K.,Lee, L. P.,Abilez, O. J.

Projected Costs and Consequences of Computed Tomography-Determined Fractional Flow Reserve.
Hlatky, M. A.,Saxena, A.,Koo, B. K.,Erglis, A.,Zarins, C. K.,Min, J. K.

A computational framework for investigating the positional stability of aortic endografts.
Prasad, A.,Xiao, N.,Gong, X. Y.,Zarins, C. K.,Figueroa, C. A.

See all 85 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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