John D. Christein, M.D.

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UAB Medical Center
The Kirklin Clinic, 1st Floor
2000 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL
(205) 934-9999

 

Specialty: Gastrointestinal Surgery 


Faculty Appointment: Associate Professor 


School of Medicine: Rush Medical College of Rush University, 1998 


Internship: Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center From 1998 To 1999


Residencies: Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center From 1999 To 2003


Fellowship: Mayo Clinic From 2003 To 2005


Certifications: American Board of Surgery


Interests: Dr. Christein's clinical interests center on Hepatobiliary and pancratic malignancies, pancreatic cancer clinical trials, gastrointestional surgery, biliary reconstruction, acute and chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cystic neoplasms, laparoscopic liver and pancreas surgery, total pancreatectomy and islet cell auto-transplantation.

 

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