Alexander Bryant Christ, MD
|Title(s)||Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery|
|School||Keck School of Medicine of Usc|
|Address||HC2 - 1520 San Pablo Street, #2000|
Health Sciences Campus
Los Angeles CA 90033
|Los Angeles Magazine||2022||Southern California Rising Start|
Alexander B. Christ, MD, is an orthopaedic oncologist who specializes in the treatment of both benign and malignant tumors, as well as related conditions of the musculoskeletal system. He has a special interest in limb salvage and reconstructive techniques following treatment of bone tumors.
His philosophy is to first help patients understand their disease and treatment options. Dr. Christ prioritizes each patient’s goals and needs in order to develop an effective multidisciplinary treatment plan aimed at giving the best outcome possible. When surgery is required, he strives to maximize function and mobility while accomplishing the primary goal of curing the cancer.
Dr. Christ is passionate about scientific research that can improve the lives of patients with musculoskeletal tumors, and he has published on a wide variety of related subjects in peer reviewed journals. Specifically, he is interested in sarcoma genetics, drug delivery, and advanced reconstructive techniques after tumor removal.