Thomas Christensen, MD
June 20, 2017
Eric Boyden, MD
June 20, 2017

James Christensen, MD

Specialties: Hand & Upper Extremity

Fellowship: Hand Surgery—Merritt Hospital and Highland General Hospital

Residency: University of California, Davis Medical Center

Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine

Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Christensen received his medical degree from Creighton University and did his residency at University of California Davis Medical Center. He has also completed a hand surgery fellowship at the Merritt Hospital and Highland General Hospital in Oakland, CA. He served two years in the United States Navy as a staff orthopedic surgeon. He has been practicing at the Reno Orthopedic Clinic since 1979. He is the past Chief of Staff at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center. He is subspecialty trained in hand surgery.

Dr. Christensen is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

The Center for Hand & Upper Extremity

During your time with us, we trust you will experience the orthopedic difference of excellence in fracture and trauma care.

The Reno Orthopedic Clinic has been caring for trauma patients and treating fractures for nearly 50 years. There has been a long tradition of well-known fracture surgeons affiliated with the ROC participating in clinical research, producing reviews, and peer reviewed scientific articles. Our specialists help facilitate care with any local physician. Every ROC on-call physician participates in continuing fracture education in order to provide our patients with the most accurate and up to date fracture treatment.