Board Certification

  • Family Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Chronic Care
  • Healthy Diet and Exercise
  • Preventive Care


Internship and Residency

Virginia Commonwealth University – Fairfax Family Practice
Family Medicine
Fairfax, VA
1997 and 1999

Medical School

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Charlottesville, VA

Undergraduate School

University of Virginia
Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry
Charlottesville, VA


Dr. Krist is passionate about informing, engaging, and activating his patients to better manage their health and well-being. Whenever possible he shares medical decisions. A regular part of his practice is to help patients get evidence-based preventive care, improve their health behaviors, and better manage existing chronic conditions. This includes minimizing unnecessary medical treatments and reducing harms from medical care.