Christopher Chan MD

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Accepting New Patients

Board Certification

American Board of Family Physicians

Education

Dr. Chan received his medical degree from the University of Alberta Medical School and also completed his family medicine residency there. Before joining The Polyclinic, Dr. Chan worked in full-time family practice at Swedish Seattle Central Primary Care and Pacific Medical Center.

Career Influence

“Raising my twins has been a life-changing experience. They bring my life great joy. They also bring valuable, relatable, personal experiences which I can share with patients who have young children, from successful ways to deal with dry/eczema-prone skin to natural ways to moderate allergies.”

Clinical Interests

Dr. Chan provides full-spectrum primary care for all ages. He treats and manages chronic conditions including diabetes, heart and lung diseases. He has a special interest in procedures including joint injections, toenail removal, mole removal, and cosmetic Botox/Juvaderm injections, and chemical peels.

Personal Interests

Outside the office Dr. Chan enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, traveling, working out, and playing board games.

Practice Philosophy

"I embrace cultural and social diversity, and am an advocate for the LGBTQ community. I strive to develop a mutually respectful partnership with my patients in medical decision making, with an emphasis on a naturalistic approach."

Languages

  • Cantonese, fluent
  • Mandarin, conversational

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