Dr. Christian Athanassious Co-Director of the Total Spine Health Program at SRO Specializing in Orthopaedic Spine Surgery

Dr. Athanassious first completed his undergraduate degree in Psychology from UC Davis with the intention of pursuing his medical doctorate. He went on to complete a post baccalaureate in Medical Science at the Drexel University College of Medicine. After graduating at the top of his class, he was the only graduate invited to continue on at the same school to complete his Doctorate of Medicine. He then completed his orthopaedic residency at Monmouth Medical Center, and was selected to serve as the Chief Resident in his final year. Throughout his schooling and residency, Dr. Athanassious published many award-winning studies on a variety of medical subjects.

Dr. Athanassious’ outstanding achievements earned him a spot in the prestigious Stanford University Spine Fellowship, which he completed in 2014. After training alongside some of the world’s finest spine surgeons, Dr. Athanassious brings invaluable expertise and knowledge about the latest advancements in orthopaedic spine care to Northern California.

Dr. Athanassious was born in Scotland, raised in the U.S., and has been alongtime resident of California. He is married and enjoys many physicalactivities including mountain biking, skiing, martial arts, and running.



To make an appointment with Dr. Athanassious call: (707) 546.1922

SRO’s orthopaedic surgeons have been setting the standard for orthopaedic care and services in Northern California for more than 40 years.