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Dr. Christopher Pankiw, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
5.0 (22)
Map Pin Small Chattanooga, TN
Accepting new patients
13 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Christopher Pankiw, MD

Dr. Christopher Pankiw, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Chattanooga, TN. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 13 years of experience, and is board certified in Hand Surgery. They graduated from Mercer University and is affiliated with Parkridge East Hospital and Parkridge Medical Center. Dr. Pankiw, completed a residency at University of Tennessee - College of Medicine at Chattanooga. Patients rated Dr. Pankiw an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Pankiw works at Parkridge Bone and Joint - McCallie Avenue in Chattanooga, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Osteoarthritis of Hand and Broken Arm along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Pankiw's Office Locations

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    Parkridge Bone and Joint - McCallie Avenue
    2205 McCallie Ave Ste 102, Chattanooga, TN 37404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Parkridge Bone and Joint - Gunbarrell Road
    1510 Gunbarrel Rd Ste 120, Chattanooga, TN 37421 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Broken Arm
De Quervain's Disease
Dupuytrens Contracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Ganglion Cyst
Joint Pain
Lateral Epicondylitis
Limb Pain
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Tenosynovitis
Trigger Finger
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Sprain or Strain
Carpal Tunnel Release
Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Tendon Repair
Neuroplasty
Trigger Finger Release
Ulnar Nerve Transposition
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Steroid Injection
Wrist Replacement
Ankle Fracture
Bursitis
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Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Sprain
Fibular Fracture
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Humerus Fracture
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Medial Epicondylitis
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Scapular Fracture
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Arthrocentesis
Biceps Tendon Repair
De Quervain's Release
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Ganglion
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Replacement
AC Joint Injury
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Impingement
Ankle Sprain
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Avascular Necrosis
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Bunion
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Bursitis of Hip
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Radiculopathy
Chondromalacia
Chronic Back Pain
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Concussion
Congenital Hand Anomaly
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Osteophyte
Femoral Neck Fracture
Femur Fracture
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
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Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
Hip Tendinitis
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Fracture
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Tendinitis
Low Back Pain
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Muscle Cramping
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteophyte of Hand
Patellar Fracture
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pinched Nerve
Pinched Nerve in Back
Plantar Fasciitis
Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Shoulder
Rib Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Shin Splints
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Osteophyte
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spondylitis
Tendonitis
Tibial Fracture
Torticollis
Wrist Osteophyte
Ankle Arthroscopy
Artificial Disc Replacement
Bursal Drainage
Carpal Tunnel Injection
Cartilage Repair
Disc Replacement
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Dupuytren's Contracture Treatment
Elbow Dislocation Open Reduction
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture Repair
Elbow Replacement
Excision of Humerus
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Fracture Treatment Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Replacement
Lumbar Laminectomy
Microdiscectomy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Replacement Revision
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Thoracic Outlet Decompression
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wound Repair
Wrist Fusion
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    Insurance Accepted

    • AARP
    • Alliant Health Plans
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Assurant Health
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Bluegrass Family Health
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • Center Care
    • ChoiceCare Network
    • Cigna
    • Cigna-HealthSpring
    • First Health
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
    • Premera Blue Cross
    • Pyramid Life
    • Signature Health Alliance
    • TennCare/DentaQuest
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    5.0
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    About Dr. Christopher Pankiw, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 13 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1558667089
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Thomas Jefferson University - Philadelphia Hand Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Tennessee - College of Medicine at Chattanooga
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Tennessee - College of Medicine at Chattanooga
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Mercer University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Hospital Affiliations

    • Parkridge East Hospital
    • Parkridge Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Pankiw works at Parkridge Bone and Joint - McCallie Avenue in Chattanooga, TN. View the full address on Dr. Pankiw’s profile.

    Dr. Pankiw has seen patients for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Osteoarthritis of Hand and Broken Arm, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Pankiw on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    22 patients have reviewed Dr. Pankiw. 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. Pankiw.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Pankiw, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Pankiw appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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