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Dr. Colin Christensen, DO

Family Medicine*
3.6 (46)
Map Pin Small Riverside, CA
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Colin Christensen, DO

Dr. Colin Christensen, DO is a Family Medicine Physician in Riverside, CA. They specialize in Family Medicine, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Family Practice. They graduated from University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and is affiliated with Riverside Community Hospital. Dr. Christensen, completed a residency at David Grant Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Christensen an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Christensen works at Altais Medical Group - Riverside in Riverside, CA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Christensen's Office Locations

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    Altais Medical Group - Riverside
    4646 Brockton Ave Ste 201, Riverside, CA 92506 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    07:30 - 17:00
    Friday
    07:30 - 12:00

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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Dean Health Plan, Inc.
    • First Health
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    • Humana
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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • MultiPlan
    • NGS CoreSource
    • Ohio State University Health Plan
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    • TriWest Champus
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    Ratings & Reviews

    3.6
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    Based on 46 ratings
    Patient Ratings (46)
    5 Star
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    4 Star
    (1)
    3 Star
    (1)
    2 Star
    (3)
    1 Star
    (13)
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    Specialties*
    • Family Medicine

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1518118298
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • David Grant Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Family Practice and Family Practice/OMT
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Riverside Community Hospital

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

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

    Dr. Christensen works at Altais Medical Group - Riverside in Riverside, CA. View the full address on Dr. Christensen’s profile.

    46 patients have reviewed Dr. Christensen. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Christensen.

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