Dr. John David Christein MD Surgeon
Dr. John Christein is a surgeon in Birmingham, Alabama. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of Alabama Hospital. He received his medical degree from Rush Medical College and has been in practice for 8 years. He is one of 20 doctors at Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 21 at University of Alabama Hospital who specialize in Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Surgeon: General Surgery
Education & Medical Training
Rush University Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1998 - 2003
Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, General Surgery, 2003 - 2005
Rush Medical College
Class of 1998
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery
AL State Medical License
Publications & Presentations
Equal efficacy of endoscopic and surgical cystogastrostomy for pancreatic pseudocyst drainage in a randomized trial.
Varadarajulu, S.,Bang, J. Y.,Sutton, B. S.,Trevino, J. M.,Christein, J. D.,Wilcox, C. M.
Type 2 diabetes mellitus and pancreatic cancer.
McAuliffe, J. C.,Christein, J. D.
Should pancreatectomy with islet cell autotransplantation in patients with chronic alcoholic pancreatitis be abandoned?
Dunderdale, J.,McAuliffe, J. C.,McNeal, S. F.,Bryant, S. M.,Yancey, B. D.,Flowers, G.,Christein, J. D.
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- Empire BCBS HMO
- Empire BCBS PPO
- First Health PPO
- GHI PPO
- Great West PPO
- Health Net California Large Group PPO
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
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- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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619 19th St S
Birmingham, AL 35249
Phone: (205) 934-4011