Christopher Putman, MD

Christopher Putman, MD

Interventional Neuroradiology, Pacific Stroke and Neurovascular Center

Accepting New Patients

Overview | Location and Contact | Insurance

About Dr. Putman

Christopher M. Putman, MD, is a board-certified interventional neuroradiologist with specialty training in radiology. He treats a variety of complex intracranial, head and neck, and spine vascular conditions including acute stroke, cervical and intracranial stenosis, vascular malformations, cerebral aneurysm and venous occlusive diseases.

He has over 20 years of experience in performing minimally invasive procedures for brain aneurysms, carotid artery disease and other cerebrovascular conditions with coiling, carotid artery stenting, middle meningeal artery embolization for chronic subdural hemorrhage, and embolization for dural arteriovenous fistulas, brain AVMs and vascular malformations of the head and neck. 

Dr. Putman has previously served as director of interventional neuroradiology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and the Brigham and Women’s Hospitals at Harvard School of Medicine.

He also served as director of interventional neuroradiology at Inova Fairfax Hospital. Dr. Putman’s particular research interests in stroke and cerebral aneurysms have resulted in authorship and co-authorship of more than 100 peer-reviewed articles, reviews, and book chapters.

Medical Specialties

Accepted Insurance

Medicare, medicaid and most insurance plans are accepted. Please contact us to confirm coverage.

Hospital Affiliation

Providence Saint John’s Health Center
2121 Santa Monica Blvd. 
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Useful Links

Clinic Locations & Contact Information

4201 Torrance Blvd., Suite 520
Torrance, CA 90503
424-212-5340

2125 Arizona Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90404
310-829-8319


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Christopher Putman accepting new patients?

Yes, he is accepting new patients at this time.

What are Dr. Christopher Putman’s areas of expertise?

Dr. Putman’s clinical focus is brain aneurysms and AVMs.

What languages does Dr. Christopher Putman speak?

Dr. Putman speaks English.

Is Dr. Christopher Putman taking telehealth appointments?

Yes, Dr. Putman is taking telehealth appointments. Please call 424-212-5340 to make an appointment.

Where is Dr. Christopher Putman’s office located?

Dr. Putman’s office is located at 4201 Torrance Blvd., Suite 520, Torrance, CA 90503.


  • Medical Degree

    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Residency

    Yale New Haven Hospital Radiology
  • Fellowship

    Yale New Haven Hospital Neuroradiology and Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Certifications

    Interventional Neuroradiology