Dr. Roger L Christian MD Surgeon

Dr. Roger Christian is a surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Boston Children's Hospital and Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 41 years. Dr. Christian accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 61 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital and one of 36 at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Breast

Clinical Interests: Problems Of The Breast

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1966 - 1972

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1966

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 40 years in Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

A comparison of sentinel node biopsy before and after neoadjuvant chemotherapy: timing is important.
Jones, J.L., Zabicki, K., Christian, R.L., Gadd, M.A., Hughes, K.S., Lesnikoski, B.A., Rhei, E., Specht, M.C., Dominguez, F.J., Smith, B.L.

Preoperative therapy with trastuzumab and paclitaxel followed by sequential adjuvant doxorubicin/cyclophosphamide for HER2 overexpressing stage II or III breast cancer: a pilot study.
Burstein, H.J., Harris, L.N., Gelman, R., Lester, S.C., Nunes, R.A., Kaelin, C.M., Parker, L.M., Ellisen, L.W., Kuter, I., Gadd, M.A., Christian, R.L., Kennedy, P.R., Borges, V.F., Bunnell, C.A., Younger, J., Smith, B.L., Winer, E.P.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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