Dr. Finnila is not accepting new patients.

*With a MyChart login, established patients may send online messages, including appointment requests, to the doctor’s team or may prefer to call the secretary directly : (713) 807-4636.

Future offerings for established patients: online scheduling through “MyChart.”

Christopher J. Finnila, M.D., F.A.C.P.

SpecialtyInternal Medicine
Areas of Expertise
  • Adult General Internal Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Hypertension
  • Type II Diabetes
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Approved to issue Oil & Gas United Kingdom (OGUK) Fitness for Work Offshore exams & certificates
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine: Baylor College of Medicine
  • Board of Directors, Texas Chapter of American College of Physicians, 2005-2008 

  • Fellow, American College of Physicians (FACP), 2007
Board CertificationAmerican Board of Internal Medicine, 2001, 2011, 2021
Hospital AffiliationHouston Methodist Hospital
Office5th Floor
Phone(713) 807-4636
FAX(713) 578-1468

Medical Education

Baylor College of Medicine - HoustonResidency

Baylor College of Medicine - HoustonM.D.

Stanford University - Stanford, CaliforniaB.A.

Recognition and Awards

  • Bridges to Excellence Cardiac Care Recognition (2015-2019)

  • Bridges to Excellence Diabetes Care Recognition (2015-2019)

  • Health and Fitness Magazine: Doctors’ Choice Award (2009)

  • HealthGrades Recognized Doctor Honor Roll (2012-2018)

  • Houstonia Magazine: Top Doctor (2014-2017)

  • TX Top Docs (2021)

  • Vitals: Patients’ Choice Award (2012, 2015-18); Compassionate Doctor (2012, 2014-15, 2017-18); On-Time Doctor Award (2015-18)
TX TOP DOc 2021 Badge

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