Chris Gutsche was born and raised in Spokane, WA. He started his health care career in 1997 working as a patient transporter. He completed his degree in radiologic technology in 2003 and worked in interventional radiology until 2009 before deciding to return to school to pursue his goal of becoming a physician assistant. Chris graduated from the University of Washington MEDEX Physician Assistant Program in 2011. He worked as a physician assistant in interventional radiology prior to joining Columbia Surgical Specialists in 2014, where he is part of the trauma/general surgery team.
In his spare time, Chris enjoys spending time at the lake with his wife and their two boys.