“Good medical care comes from a team approach that is patient-centered. The patient plays a very important role in their health and it is important that they have a say in the decisions that are being made. My patients are not just my patients, but part of my medical family.”

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Areas of Expertise

  • Asthma
  • Bronchoscopy
  • COPD
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pleural Diseases
  • Sarcoidosis

Education

Fellowship

Georgetown University Hospital
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Chief Fellow
Washington, DC
2008

Internship and Residency

Georgetown University Hospital
Internal Medicine
Chief Resident
Washington, DC
2004 and 2005

Medical School

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Doctor of Medicine
Rochester, NY
2001

Undergraduate School

University of Rochester
Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics
Summa Cum Laude
Rochester, NY
1997

Hospital Affiliated With

Virginia Hospital Center

Professional Associations

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Member

American College of Chest Physicians
Member

Virginia Hospital Center – Division of Pulmonary
Assistant Chief

Virginia Hospital Center
Site Director for Internal Medicine Residency

Publications

“Who ‘nose’ the Answer: the Skin as a Mirror to Lung Disease.” Chest 134.4 (2008). Abstract.

“Assessing the Adjusted Neck Circumference Sleep Apnea Screening Score in Patients Clinically Suspected to be at High Risk of Obstructive Sleep Apnea.” Chest 132.4 (2007). Abstract.

“Inpatient Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome Using the Adjusted Neck Circumference Score.” Chest 132.4 (2007). Abstract.

Personal Interests

Dr. Wyckoff enjoys playing with his children and downhill skiing. He is also a local Den Leader for the Cub Scouts.

Biography

Dr. Christopher Wyckoff joined Pulmonary and Medical Associates of Northern Virginia in 2008 and provides inpatient consultation. His clinical interests include the management of asthma, COPD, sarcoidosis, and lung cancer.

Dr. Wyckoff graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Rochester in 1997, with a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics. He stayed to complete his medical education in 2001 and pursued his internal medicine internship and residency at Georgetown University in 2004. Finally, Dr. Wyckoff completed a fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Georgetown University Hospital in 2008. During his fellowship, he received the Fellow of the Year Award 3 years in a row, for excellence in teaching residents.

Dr. Wyckoff has a clinical faculty appointment at Georgetown University and serves as the Site Director for Internal Medicine Residents that rotate at the hospital. He is actively involved in teaching Internal Medicine Residents and has received the Clinical Faculty Teaching Award three years in a row.