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Dayna R. Christison, FNP, APRN, CNOR, RNFA

Accepting New Patients
The Oregon Clinic - Neurosurgery & Spine West
9155 Southwest Barnes Road, Suite 440
Portland, OR 97225
Speaks: English

About Dayna R. Christison

"Specialty care from a family practice background, providing a holistic approach to wellness." Ms. Christison graduated from Clark College in Vancouver, Wash. with an associate degree in nursing. She was accepted into the first surgery fellowship offered to new grads at Emanuel Hospital and trauma center in Portland, Ore., where she was trained as a scrub and circulating nurse in neurosurgery, pediatrics, urology, general, and ENT. During her 12 years at Emanuel, Ms. Christison completed a bachelor's degree in nursing from Linfield College and a master's degree as a family nurse practitioner from Washington State University. During her master's training, she completed specialty training in numerous fields, including pediatric, adult, geriatric, gynecologic, ENT, and neurology. She is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Since joining The Oregon Clinic, Ms. Christison has added RNFA to her list of credentials, enabling her to assist in all surgeries performed by The Oregon Clinic Neurosurgery.
Medical School

Washington State University


National Institute of First Assisting

Professional Associations

She is a member of AORN: the Association of Operating Room Nurses, and is a CNOR: Certified Nurse of the Operating Room.

Board Certifications

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center, Family Nurse Practitioner
  • CNOR Certification Board of Perioperative Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner
The Oregon Clinic - Neurosurgery & Spine West
9155 Southwest Barnes Road, Suite 440
Portland, OR 97225
The Oregon Clinic - Neurosurgery & Spine East
5050 Northeast Hoyt Street, Suite 359
Portland, OR 97213
Affiliated Locations

Providence Portland Medical Center
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center

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