Andrew Chrisman, MD

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Neck Spine & Back

Get to Know Me

Dr. Chrisman is a board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist (also known as a physiatrist) with additional board certification in electrodiagnostic medicine and sub-specialty training in interventional spine procedures for pain. Dr. Chrisman grew up in Southwest Michigan and attended Michigan State University. Growing up he was an avid sports enthusiast lettering in soccer, hockey, and tennis in high school. After college he worked at a ski resort in Colorado for two years before attending medical school in Boston, where he met his wife. He returned to Michigan for residency and fellowship and has lived in Edmonds for the past 5 years. In his free time, he enjoys exploring the Pacific Northwest with his wife, 2 young sons and their dog Lucy.

Patient Success Stories

Education

  • BS, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • MD, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Residency

  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Case Western Reserve MetroHealth Hospital,
Cleveland, OH
  • Residency, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Oakland University-William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI

Fellowships

  • Interventional Spine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Professional Affiliations

  • Association of Academic Physiatrists
  • American Association of Pain Medicine
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Medical Association
  • Spine Intervention Society

Surgery Center & Hospital Affiliations

  • Edmonds Center for Outpatient Surgery
  • Proliance Center for Outpatient Spine and Joint Surgery

Faculty Appointments

Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Washington State University

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Education and Clinical Sciences

Areas of Interest

  • Clinical and electrodiagnostic evaluation of peripheral nerve, spine, and general musculoskeletal conditions
  • Fluoroscopic guided procedures including cervical, thoracic, and lumbar facet steroid injections, medial branch blocks, radiofrequency ablations, epidural steroid injections, and peripheral joint injections