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Dr. Christopher Traver, MD

General Surgery*
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Accepting new patients
33 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Christopher Traver, MD

Dr. Christopher Traver, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in San Jose, CA. They specialize in General Surgery, has 33 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Stanford University and is affiliated with Regional Medical Center of San Jose. Dr. Traver, completed a residency at Stanford Hospital.

Dr. Traver works at San Jose Trauma Center in San Jose, CA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, 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.

Dr. Traver's Office Locations

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    San Jose Trauma Center
    150 N Jackson Ave Ste 100, San Jose, CA 95116 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Tracheal Surgery
Varicose Vein Procedure
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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    About Dr. Christopher Traver, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 33 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1518046986
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Stanford Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Stanford Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Stanford University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Regional Medical Center of San Jose

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    Dr. Traver works at San Jose Trauma Center in San Jose, CA. View the full address on Dr. Traver’s profile.

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