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Dr. Tom Christensen, MD

Family Medicine* Age 70
Dr. Tom Christensen, MD
4.3 (60 Ratings)
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Dr. Tom Christensen, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Little River, SC.
Dr. Tom Christensen, MD
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Dr. Tom Christensen, MD

Family Medicine* Age 70
Little River, SC
Accepting new patients
42 years of experience
Dr. Tom Christensen, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Little River, SC.

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Dr. Tom Christensen, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Little River, SC and has 42 years experience. They graduated from University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine in 1982 and completed a residency at Washington Hospital.They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Mcleod Loris Hospital and Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center. At present, Dr. Christensen received an average rating of 4.3/5 from patients and has been reviewed 60 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Christensen accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Advance Directive End of Life Planning
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Wellness Examination
Advance Directive End of Life Planning
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Advance Directive End of Life Planning
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Wellness Examination
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Sebaceous Cysts
Shortness of Breath
Tobacco Use Disorder
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vitamin B Deficiency
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Immunization Administration
Abdominal Pain
Achilles Tendinitis
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
ADHD and-or ADD
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Allergic Rhinitis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Animal Allergies
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
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Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
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Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
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Atherosclerosis
Atrophic Vaginitis
Back Pain
Bladder Infection
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bursitis
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Chronic Depression (Dysthymia)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Common Cold
Constipation
Contact Dermatitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
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Difficulty With Walking
Dizziness
Dry Eyes
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Dry Skin
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Dyslipidemia
Dysphagia
Earwax Buildup
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Esophagitis
Essential Tremor
Fever
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Fibromyalgia
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Genital Herpes
Gout
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Hair Loss
Headache
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Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
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Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypogonadism
Hypokalemia
Hypothyroidism
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
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Intestinal Diverticulosis
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Mastodynia
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders
Migraine
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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Mood Disorders (Dysthymia and Cyclothymia)
Motion Sickness
Muscle Cramping
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nasopharyngitis
Nausea
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Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Obesity
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Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Outer Ear Infection
Overactive Bladder
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pharyngitis
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
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Postnasal Drip
Proteinuria
Radiculopathy
Rash
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Reflux Esophagitis
Restless Leg Syndrome
Ringworm
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Rosacea
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Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Swine Flu
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Throat Pain
Thyroid Goiter
Tinnitus
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Torticollis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
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Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Vaginitis or Vaginosis
Vertigo
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Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Warts
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Wheezing
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ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Arrhythmia Screening
Bacteriuria Screening
Blood Allergy Testing
Bone Density Scan
Breast Cancer Screening
Cancer Screening
Cardiac Ultrasound
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Chest Pain Evaluation
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Cholesterol Screening
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
Detoxification Evaluation
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetic Evaluation
Dipstick Urinalysis
Disability Evaluation
Drug Allergy Testing
Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
Dyslexia Assessment
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fetal Cardiac Screening
Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
Geriatric Assessment
Gonorrhea Screening
Health Screening
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
HIV Screening
Home Sleep Study
Impairment Rating Evaluation
Independent Educational Evaluation
Joint Fluid Test
Lyme Disease Evaluation
Mammography
McMurray's Test
Melanoma Screening
Memory Evaluation
Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
Mole Evaluation
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
Osteoporosis Screening
Ovarian Cancer Screening
Pap Smear
Patch Testing
Pre-Operative Evaluation
Pregnancy Test
Prostate Cancer Screening
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
Psychological Evaluation
Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
Rapid Flu Test
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Skin Screenings
Skin Testing and Screening
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Spinal and Postural Screening
STD Screening
Strep Test
Syphilis Screening
Thyroid Screening
Trichomoniasis Screening
Tuberculosis Screening
Urine Pregnancy Test
Vaccination
Vaginosis Screening
VAP Lipid Testing
Wheelchair Evaluation
Worker's Compensation Evaluations

Insurance Accepted

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  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Card PPO
  • HealthyBlue Advantage
  • Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan PPO

Locations

  1. 1 Office
    3600 Sea Mountain Hwy Ste C, Little River, SC 29566
  2. 2 Agape Community Hospice
    1624 Main St, Columbia, SC 29201
  3. 3 Southeastern Community Development Home Health Care Corporation
    1053 Center St, West Columbia, SC 29169
  4. 4 Calabash Medical Center
    10081 Beach Dr SW, Calabash, NC 28467

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Christensen
4.3
Based on 60 Reviews
5 Stars (47)
4 Stars (0)
3 Stars (5)
2 Stars (2)
1 Star (6)

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Oct 12, 2021
He is thorough, competent and explains terms and conditions in a manner that is easily understandable. He does not push unnecessary medications. He and his staff are friendly and professional. I am thankful he is my primary care physician.
Rick — Oct 12, 2021
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Biography
  • Dr. Tom Christensen, MD is a family medicine specialist in Little River, SC and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine in 1982. He specializes in Family Medicine.
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Family Medicine
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine
    1982
Medical Education

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Washington Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Tom Christensen, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Christensen's profile.

Dr. Tom Christensen, MD is affiliated with Mcleod Loris Hospital and Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mcleod Loris Hospital

    3655 Mitchell St, Loris, SC

  • Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center

    240 Hospital Dr NE, Bolivia, NC