Stephani Christensen, MD graduated from University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts in American History. In 2009, she received her medical degree from University of Nevada School of Medicine in Reno, Nevada. She completed her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.
Dr. Christensen is a medical oncologist and hematologist at Comprehensive Cancer Centers where she treats patients with cancer and serious blood disorders. She actively participates in clinical research serving as Principal Investigator for trials.
Dr. Christensen sits on the Board of Directors of Susan G. Komen of Southern Nevada as well as the Culinary Health Fund’s Quality Peer Review Committee. She also serves on the Breast Cancer Tumor Board and Breast Program Leadership Committee at Sunrise Hospital. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor in Oncology/Hematology at UNLV School of Medicine.
Prior to joining the practice in 2017, she worked as an oncologist and hematologist at HealthCare Partners Oncology/Hematology. She has co-authored a number of clinical publications and has participated in several poster and oral presentations.
“I enjoy getting to know each of my patients. I understand the importance of working as a team with my patients and their loved ones as well as other health care professionals to coordinate a treatment plan that best meets their needs and expectations. My goal is to provide up-to-date medical knowledge that is delivered with compassionate care.”
Dr. Christensen, a Las Vegas native, enjoys cooking for friends and family as well as skiing, reading and learning to golf.
MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Hematology
Clark County Medical Society