Dr. Wayne Alan Christopherson MD Obstetrician-Gynecologist

Dr. Wayne Christopherson is an obstetrician-gynecologist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC. He is one of 143 doctors at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC who specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Obstetrician-Gynecologist: Gynecologic Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Ranked #4 in Gynecology

Education & Medical Training

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1978 - 1982

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1982 - 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Gynecologic Oncology

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology

IA State Medical License
Active through 2014

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

Fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis isolated to the ascending colon by a diverting transverse loop colostomy.
Oppermann, T.E., Christopherson, W.A., Stahlfeld, K.R.

Buttock necrosis after uterine artery embolization.
Dietz, D.M., Stahlfeld, K.R., Bansal, S.K., Christopherson, W.A.

The factor V leiden mutation and the risk of venous thromboembolism in gynecologic oncology patients1.
Ravin, A.J., Edwards, R.P., A Krohn, M., Kelley, J.R., Christopherson, W.A., Roberts, J.M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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