Ariane Christie, MD
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Ariane Christie, MD

  • Surgical Critical Care|
  • Trauma Surgery


Dr. S. Ariane Christie is an Assistant Professor in Residence in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

She received her medical degree from John Hopkins School of Medicine, completed General Surgery residency at University of California San Francisco and Trauma, Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. 

Dr. Christie is an academic surgeon with a research focus on trauma systems development in resource-constrained environments. Since 2015, she has worked with Drs. Rochelle Dicker and Catherine Juillard in developing and implementing durable trauma surveillance and quality improvement infrastructure in low and middle-income countries. In particular, her work focuses on the development and validation of novel applications of technology to facilitate building scalable, context-appropriate, and evidenced-based care delivery systems and research infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa. 




Medical Board Certification

Surgical Critical Care, American Board of Surgery, 2023


Trauma Fellow, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2022
Surgical Critical Care, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center South Side, 2021


General Surgery - Categorical Resident, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 2020


MD, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2012

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Medical Services


  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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