Whitney Christian, MD
- Family Medicine
- Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.
Appointments: (614) 688-6490
About MeAs a family medicine physician, the best part of my job is interacting with my patients and helping them to become the best possible versions of themselves. I believe the cornerstone of great care is an honest, mutually respectful and cooperative relationship between the patient and physician.
I’m passionate about teaching patients to take the lead when it comes to their health. My patients and I work as a team to maintain their best health. There’s no “one size fits all” approach to care.
I manage and treat chronic illnesses including diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, thyroid disease, anxiety and depression. I have an interest in women’s health, adolescent medicine and preventive medicine. I am also a PrEP (preexposure prophylaxis) provider to patients at high risk for contracting HIV.
I love the culture of excellence and learning here at Ohio State. Buckeyes are compassionate, driven and full of team spirit!
In my free time I enjoy traveling, exercising and spending time with my family.
Procedures and Conditions I Treat
- Diabetes Mellitus
- Women's Health
- Sprains and Strains
- Primary Care
- Disease Management
Locations Where I Practice
Education and Training
Ohio State University College of Medicine
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/2015 - 8/18/2017
More About My Work
American Board of Family Medicine
174 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
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4.7 out of 5
- Explains Things Clearly 4.8
- Listens Carefully 4.7
- Gives Understandable Instructions 4.8
- Knows My Medical History 4.5
- Shows Respect 4.8
- Time Spent Together 4.7
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Consulting and Related Relationships
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As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Christian has reported no relationships with companies or entities.