Claire Chrestensen, B.S.N., R.N.

Claire Chrestensen, RN, BSN is the Clinical Nurse Navigator at the Sue J. Gross Comprehensive Breast Center at Hoag Hospital Newport Beach. She has been with Hoag Hospital for 18 years and started her nursing career there. She received her Associates Degree in Nursing from Goldenwest College in 2003 and her Bachelor Degree in Nursing from Grand Canyon University in 2016. With more than 17 years of ICU nursing experience, she has a heart for navigating patients and their families through very stressful times in their lives. Now she takes pride in educating patients and guiding them through their breast cancer journey. Her primary role is to be sure the breast cancer patient is not walking through their journey alone.

To contact Claire, please call 949-764-5411 or email