Christopher A. LaFond, M.D., MPH

lafond_03Christopher A. LaFond, MD, MPH, joined Surgical Associates of Traverse City in the summer of 2015, following completion of his surgical residency at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor. He attended The University of Michigan for undergraduate studies, as well as his Masters in Public Health and graduated from the Medical School for International Health at Ben Gurion University in Israel, in 2010.

Dr. LaFond’s surgical interests include treatment of thyroid and parathyroid disease as well as surgical management of breast cancer. In addition to comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, he is providing open/laparoscopic procedures for abdominal hernias, biliary or gastrointestinal surgery.

 

Education & Professional Experience

  • Medical School: The Medical School for International Health at Ben Gurion University, Be’er Sheva, Israel, 2010
  • Residency: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital-Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2015