Christopher D Woodrell

Christopher D Woodrell, MD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine


Geriatrics, Palliative Care

Dr. Woodrell received his medical degree from The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and trained at The Mount Sinai Hospital as a house staff officer in internal medicine. He continued his training at Mount Sinai as a fellow in hospice and palliative medicine in the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, where he is now employed as junior faculty as a physician and clinical investigator. He is interested in the delivery of palliative care to seriously ill patients and their families, with a focus on those facing advanced liver disease and liver cancer.

He completed undergraduate training in biochemistry at Swarthmore College, and spent time before medical school as a ballet and modern dancer in New York City. He hails from Mission Viejo, in Southern California.


Hospice & Palliative Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine


MD, Mount Sinai Hospital

Residency, Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Hospice & Palliative Care, Mount Sinai Hospital

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