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Christopher Behr, MD

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
Christopher Behr, MD
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults


4060 Fourth Ave
# 700E
San Diego, CA 92103
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  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine


  • English


Dr. Christopher Behr is fellowship-trained in sports medicine and believes each patient has unique issues that must be addressed individually. He uses both surgical and nonsurgical approaches to assess and treat a wide variety of musculoskeletal injuries. His goal is to enhance physical performance, fitness, health and quality-of-life.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, 2016
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedics, 1999

Medical Education

  • Weill Cornell University Medical College, MD, 1991


  • Northwell - North Shore University Hospital, Internship-Surgery, 1992


  • Hospital for Special Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1996


  • Hospital for Special Surgery, Sports Medicine, 1997

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