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CURRICULUM VITAE

Christopher A. Yopp MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
Division of Clinical

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Froedtert Hospital
9200 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
08/15/1997 - 12/20/2001 BS- Molecular Cell Biology, BS- History, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
08/10/2018 - Present Associate Professor, Anesthesia, Pain Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
08/01/2018 - Present Associate Professor, Anesthesiology, Pain, Medical College of Wisconsin

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
Pain Medicine
09/14/2019
12/31/2029
 
AWARDS AND HONORS:
10/28/2019 - Present a Top Patient Experience Award, Medical College of Wisconsin/ Vizient

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
07/01/2018 - Present WSA (Member)

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Christopher Yopp, Airway Management, Internal Medicine Procedural Workshop, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/09/2019
Christopher Yopp, Surgery Grand Rounds- Opioid Crisis, Plastic Surgery Grand Round, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/22/2019
Christopher Yopp, Pain Syndromes and therapy expectations, Community Physician Physical Therapist, West Bend, WI, 09/01/2019 - Present
 
Regional
Christopher Yopp, Chronic Pain Blocks Utilizing Ultrasound, WSA, Milwaukee, WI, 09/07/2019
 
National
Amanda Greene, William Rittenmeyer, Christopher Yopp, Burning Mouth Syndrome treatment with Stellate Ganglion NB, ASRA 18th Annual Pain Medicine Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 11/14/2019 - 11/16/2019
Sahba Charkhzarrin, Braeden O'neil, Christopher Yopp, Ethanol Neurolysis For Palliative Pain Control of a Non-Operative Periprosthetic Subtrochanteric Femur Fracture, ASRA- 18th Annual Pain Medicine Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 11/14/2019 - 11/16/2019
Christopher Yopp, Chronic Pain Management, GIM Annual Lakefront Refresher Course, Milwaukee, WI, 06/24/2020 - 06/26/2020
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
09/01/2018 - Present Member, Quality Improvement Committee, Anesthesia, Anesthesia, Medical College of Wisconsin
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Resident and Fellow Education
07/01/2017 - Present Lectures, PBLD, Simulation Courses
09/04/2018 - Present Lecture- Rational Buprenorphine Prescription
08/09/2019 - Present Lecture- TCAs in treatment of Chronic Pain
09/01/2019 - Present Lecture- OB Emergencies
09/06/2019 - Present HAnds on Demonstration of Intercostal, Interscalene, Suprascapular Nerve Blocks with Ultrasound
09/06/2019 - Present Lecture, Hands on Demonstration- Common Chronic Pain block with US
09/16/2019 - Present PBLD Atypical Facial Pain
09/27/2019 - Present Lecture- NMDA Antagonist
09/28/2019 - Present PBLD Epidural Hematoma
10/08/2019 - Present Lecture- Complications of Stellate Ganglion procedures and management
10/09/2019 - Present Pbld PPDH treatments
10/16/2019 - Present Departmental Chronic Pain M&M
11/20/2019 - Present Lecture- Addiction
11/22/2019 - Present Mock Oral
01/08/2020 - Present Departmental Chronic Pain M&M
01/14/2020 - Present Mock Oral
01/24/2020 - Present Lecture- Methadone and Buprenorphine Issues and Prescribing
02/10/2020 - Present PBLD Knee pain
02/24/2020 - Present PBLD- Shoulder Pain
05/22/2020 Lecture- CRPS
08/08/2020 - Present TCA
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Residents
Rushi Patel, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/01/2018 - Present Clinical Mentorship, Excellent ITE scores, evaluations
Braeden O'Neil, Medical College of Wisconsin, 12/15/2018 - Present Clinical Mentor, Excellent ITE/Board Scores, evaluations, poster and paper presentations, Acceptance to Pain Fellowship
Colin Stair, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/01/2019 - 06/30/2020 Pain Medicine Fellow, Graduation
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Fellow
12/01/2018 - Present High-Fidelity Simulation for Team Based Approach of Complications in Pain Procedures. Involved teams of Residents, Fellows, Clinical Staff
 
 
 
 

CREATED/REVAMPED PMC CLINIC NEW PATIENT TEMPLATE TO IMPROVE COMPLIANCE AND BILLING:
10/01/2019 - Present Created/Revamped PMC Clinic Follow-up Patient Template to improve Compliance and billing

DOCUMENTATION COMPLIANCE/QUALITY IMPROVEMENT:
10/01/2019 - Present Created/Revamped Procedure Template Occipital Nerve Block
10/01/2019 - Present Created/Revamped Mequon Clinic New Patient Template to improve Compliance and billing
10/01/2019 - Present Created CMH Pain E-Consult template and protocol
10/01/2019 - Present Created/Revamped Mequon Clinic Follow-up Patient Template to improve Compliance and billing
10/01/2019 - Present Created/Revamped Procedure Template Intrathecal Pain Pump Nerve Block
10/01/2019 - Present Created/Revamped PMC Clinic New Patient Template to improve Compliance and billing
10/15/2019 - Present Created/Revamped MF Clinic FU Patient Template to improve Compliance and billing
10/15/2019 - Present Created/Revamped WB Clinic FU Patient Template to improve Compliance and billing
10/15/2019 - Present Created/Revamped MF Clinic New Patient Template to improve Compliance and billing
10/15/2019 - Present Created/Revamped WB Clinic New Patient Template to improve Compliance and billing
06/15/2020 - Present Pain Department Procedure Clinic Template created/revamped- Lumbar Medial Branch
06/15/2020 - Present Pain Department Procedure Clinic Template created/revamped- Transforaminal Lumbar Epidural
06/15/2020 - Present Pain Department Procedure Clinic Template created/revamped- SIJ Injection
06/15/2020 - Present Pain Department Procedure Clinic Template created/revamped- Lumbar Facet Injection
06/15/2020 - Present Pain Department Procedure Clinic Template created/revamped- Fem Obturator Inj
06/15/2020 - Present Pain Department Procedure Clinic Template created/revamped- Piriformis Inj
06/15/2020 - Present Pain Department Procedure Clinic Template created/revamped- Lumbar Epidural