1998 Sayre High School graduate Christopher R. Myers, also known as “Smoothie” and “Silky,” graduated on June 14, 2019 from General Surgery Residency at HonorHealth in Phoenix, Ariz.
After graduating high school, Christopher attended Bloomsburg University for one year and decided to join the Navy, where he served from 1999-2006 as a Naval Nuclear Operator, rank E6. While in the Navy, he also taught naval nuclear power and completed his B.S. After leaving the Navy, Christopher attended La Sierra University to complete prerequisites for medical school. He attended medical school from 2010-2014 at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, Calif., and was accepted to the General Surgery Residency Program at HonorHealth in Phoenix, Ariz., from 2014-2019.
Christopher R. Myers, DO, will be relocating to Arcata, Calif., where he will be in private practice working with Mad River Community Hospital and starting his new journey.
Christopher is looking forward to enjoying a work/life balance again, doing BJJ to complete his black belt, surfing, hiking, fishing, hunting, camping, paddle boarding, saltwater kayaking, and brewing his own delicious ale (just to name a few!). He is also looking forward to getting his private pilot’s license in the near future.
His family and friends could not be prouder of his achievements!