Dr. Christie was born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and spent his childhood close to the mountains. He attended the University of Calgary where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science with distinction in Cellular, Molecular, and Microbial Biology. He received his Medical Doctor degree and then completed his Family Medicine Residency at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. He is certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada.
Following the completion of his training, he cared for his patients in a broad-spectrum Family Practice in Calgary for over 13 years. He sees all age groups and loves multigenerational families, preventative care, and chronic disease management.
Dr. Christie is married with two children and recently moved to the Phoenix area. While still acclimatizing to the heat, he enjoys desert hikes, golfing, family trips to Disneyland, and fun sneakers.