Lisa M. Christianson MD, MPH
Staff Physician
Medical Services


Education & Professional Development

  • James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA – Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Minor in French, graduated May 1995, Summa Cum Laude.
  • The University of Virginia, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charlottesville, VA – Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, completed June 2003.
  • The University of Virginia, Department of Public Health Sciences, Charlottesville, VA – Masters in Public Health, completed August 2005.
  • University of North Carolina Department of Social Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina – Residency in Preventive Medicine, completed July 2008.


Professional, Clinical, & Research Interests

  • Gynecological and Preventive Care
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Education of patients about their health concerns, and health maintenance
  • Weight management and Lifestyle Medicine
  • Care of transgender and non-binary clients


Personal Interests

  • Listening to audiobooks (fantasy and other fiction mostly)
  • Exercise (jogging, boxing, yoga)
  • Spending time with family and friends


Advice for Students

  • Develop good habits now – it will pay off in the long run
  • Ditto with saving money
  • Be there for each other
Medical Services

550 Brandon Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22908

(434) 924-5362