Dr. John Christophel

ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
Charlottesville, VA
17 years experience male

Locations

Office

My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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University of Virginia Health System

Charlottesville, VA

About

Bio

Dr. Christophel enjoys offering his patients the full spectrum of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Services include facial trauma, reconstructive and aesthetic rhinoplasty, cleft lip and palate repair, facial reconstruction after treatment for skin cancer, laser treatment for congenital and aesthetic problems, and cosmetic surgery. Dr. Christophel is specifically trained to perform facial plastic surgery. He does not perform plastic surgery on the lower body.

Specialties
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ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Facial Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

58 Answers
10 Agrees
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A female asked:
Dr. John Christophel
17 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Could go unnoticed: Depends on how severe the trauma was to your septum.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Christophel
17 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Could be your uvula: Smoking marijuana can cause swelling of the uvula which can give you the choking sensation.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Christophel
17 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
May need an ear tube: See an ENT

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Testimonials
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Christophel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower10
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Christophel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Christophel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! thanks. what kind of specialist should I look for? general or ENT
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thabk you so much
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Thanks for your quick reply! Good to know. Thanks

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Virginia School of Medicine, VA
Graduated 2004MD

Residency

University of VIRGINIA MEDICAL CENTER
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