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Dr. Christopher Faux, MD

Family Medicine
5.0 (10)
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview

Dr. Christopher Faux, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Palm Springs, CA. They specialize in Family Medicine, has 38 years of experience. They graduated from IN UNIV SCH OF MED and is affiliated with Desert Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Faux works at Desert Oasis Healthcare Immediate Care-Palm Springs in Palm Springs, CA with other offices in Rancho Mirage, CA. They are accepting new patients and accepts Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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  1. 1
    Desert Oasis Healthcare Medical Group
    275 N El Cielo Rd Ste D402, Palm Springs, CA 92262 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (760) 320-8814
  2. 2
    Primary Care Rancho Mirage
    35800 Bob Hope Dr Ste 225, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (760) 673-7010

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  • Desert Regional Medical Center

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    Sep 20, 2018
    I really enjoy coming into this office, the staff is always very welcoming and Dr Faux is great. I have never had a long wait and I always feel that my issues and reasons for my visits are always taken care of. Thank you to all the staff.
    CA — Sep 20, 2018
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    About Dr. Christopher Faux, MD

    Specialties
    • Family Medicine
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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1831277433
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Ft Wayne Med Ed
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    Medical Education
    • IN UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Purdue University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Christopher Faux, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Faux is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Faux accepts Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Faux has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Faux. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Faux.

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