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Meet The Physician


Christopher Betz, DO

Dr. Betz comes to Bristol Hospital from the University of Massachusetts where he completed a sports medicine fellowship that included an arthroscopic concentration in hips, shoulders and knees, and a joint replacement concentration in shoulders.
Dr. Betz completed his orthopaedic residency at Hofstra North-Shore LIJ Health Systems.  He received his doctorate of osteopathic medicine from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, PA, and his bachelor’s degree in physiology and neurobiology with a minor in neuroscience from the University of Connecticut. He also has served on the medical staff for the Pawtucket Red Sox, and for the athletic departments of Worcester State University and Becker College.
Dr. Betz is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American
Academy of Osteopathic Sports Medicine, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports
Medicine, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the American Academy of
Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Academy of Osteopathic Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Medical Association and the American Osteopathic Association.
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