Karl Christoffersen, M.D.
- Offers MyHealth Online
This provider offers Sutter Health's electronic health record with the following online services:
- Email your doctor's office
- Prescription refills
- View test results
- Proxy access for caregivers
- Track immunizations
- Secure mobile access
- Schedule an appointment*
- Pay bills online*
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Accepting new patients
Accepted Health Plans
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- Hospital Affiliations
Sutter Maternity & Surgery Center of Santa Cruz
- Medical Affiliations
Palo Alto Medical Foundation
- Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group
Sutter Medical Network
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Credentials & Notables
- Medical School:
St. Louis University School of Medicine
University of Southern California Medical Center
- Primary Language(s)
Dr. Christofferson enjoys golf, woodworking and digital video. He is married with two children.
Philosophy of Care
I try to educate all of my patients regarding their condition and options available for treatment. I am a conservative surgeon meaning that if you would have the same outcome with and without surgery, I would prefer the non-surgical route. You know that if I recommend surgery it is in your best interests. I work with a "team" of PA's (physician assistants) and medical assistants to coordinate your care for the best possible outcome.
Learn more: http://www.pamf.org/dr-karl-christoffersen.html. Dr. Christoffersen is a Santa Cruz orthopedic surgeon whose interests include general orthopedic surgery and treating common joint, muscle & bone injuries.
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