Christopher R. Shuhart, MD, MHA, CCD


Specialties
  • Family medicine
Accepting New Patients
Bone Health and Osteoporosis - First Hill
Swedish Orthopedic Institute
601 Broadway, Suite 600
Seattle 98122
206-215-5950
206-215-5953
Bone Health and Osteoporosis - Issaquah
751 NE Blakely Dr.
Suite 3020
Issaquah 98029
425-313-2320
206-215-5953

General Information

Specialties
  • Family medicine
Education Background
Medical School: Dartmouth Medical School
Residency: Memorial Hospital Of Rhode Island
Languages
  • English
Professional Associations
Washington Osteoporosis Coalition,
Personal Interests
I enjoy bicycling, tandem bicycling and gardening.

Publications

Research

Dr. Shuhart is the medical director of the Swedish Bone Health and Osteoporosis Program, a practice dedicated to the assessment, treatment and monitoring of bone health and osteoporotic disorders.

A certified clinical densitometrist, Dr. Shuhart has been practicing in primary care since 1991. He spent 18 years with Swedish Physicians Magnolia clinic in Seattle where he developed and launched osteoporosis education and management tools for the Swedish Physicians group. Dr. Shuhart served as program co-chair for the International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) and International Osteoporosis Foundation Annual Meeting in 2009.

Clinical Experience

Specialties
  • Family medicine
Clinical Interests
  • Bone Density Evaluation
  • Bone Scans
  • Osteoporosis
  • Primary Care

Reviews

Patient Ratings and Comments
 

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.8 out of 5 (133 Ratings, 21 Comments)

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07/27/2016
He is excellent--really listens to patient's concerns and has a vast amount of knowledge about bone health and osteoporosis.
100

07/12/2016
Dr Shuart is great. Professional, patient and engaging.
100

07/05/2016
happy camper (drive 6.5 hrs round trip to see him rather than going to local facility in astoria oregon!!!
 

06/14/2016
I understood Dr. S. would connect with my internist & I would get a call. Didn't. I will be having annual physical soon so will deal with the follow-up then.
100

05/30/2016
It is gratifying that a physician intelligent, trained, caring [...]
100

05/03/2016
doctor shuhart is a very important doctor according to my perception.....so I appreciate so much the time he spends with me every 6 months when I have my appointment.....
100

04/27/2016
Excellent experience with Dr. Shuhart. Obviously an expert in this field, able to listen to concerns, answer questions in a way that and until answers are understood, personable, knowledgeable about my specific situation.
100

04/12/2016
Excellent! The most professional Physician I have been to in years.
100

03/27/2016
Dr. Shuhart is the best!
100

03/15/2016
He was amazing. Helpful in every way!
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02/23/2016
Dr. Shuhart was friendly, professional, calmed all my concerns. I left feeling hopeful and confident with the plan we made for my care.
100

02/18/2016
Friendly, with concise explanations as to why he wanted another bone density scan -- appeared to be very thorough about everything.
 

02/11/2016
Dr. Shuhart was extremely knowledgeable about my condition and had excellent computer skills to locate information.
100

02/09/2016
I feel very confident in his treatment of my condition and would recommend him to family
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02/08/2016
I recommend Dr. Schuhart constantly when the time is right.
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01/10/2016
Dr. Shuhart is not only doctor, he is gift [...]
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01/05/2016
Dr. Shuart is fabulous to deal with. I see him for [...] injections and was very apprehensive with the first one. He is great at explaining the benefits and answering all concerns.
 

10/12/2015
This was a follow up for a bone density test. Dr. Shuhart was great. He did a great job in explaining about my scans, answered all my questions and made an excellent recommendation on how I can increase my daily calcium intake. Overall a very positive experience.
100

10/12/2015
Always a very good experience.
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10/03/2015
Kind man, very thoughtful.
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09/29/2015
Excellent physician
Bone Health and Osteoporosis - First Hill
Swedish Orthopedic Institute
601 Broadway, Suite 600
Seattle, 98122
206-215-5953
Bone Health and Osteoporosis - Issaquah
751 NE Blakely Dr.
Suite 3020
Issaquah, 98029
206-215-5953
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