Christian JessenChristian Jessen
Born Christian Spencer Jessen
4 March 1977 (1977-03-04) (age 33)
Hammersmith, London, England
Occupation Doctor, Presenter
Christian Spencer Jessen (born 4 March 1977) is an English doctor and television presenter.
He is best known for presenting Channel 4's Supersize vs Superskinny and Embarrassing Bodies alongside Pixie McKenna and Dawn Harper. As well as presenting medical programmes on television, he contributes regularly to newspapers and magazines such as The Evening Standard, The Daily Mail, The Daily Express, FHM, Gay Times, Closer and Arena. Following his series Supersize vs Superskinny,Jessen wrote the accompanying book "Supersize vs Superskinny: Take Control of Your Weight".
 Medical career
Jessen studied medicine as an undergraduate at University College London, receiving his MB and BS degrees in 2000. He holds a MSc degree in sexual health, and has a particular interest in HIV and malaria, which were the focus of his work for two years in Kenya and Uganda.
Alongside his television career, Jessen is a GP in two clinics in London and works privately in the UK oil and gas industry - as well as for the Australian, New Zealand and Canadian immigration services. Jessen also provides occupational health for London Underground and Virgin Trains.
Jessen is an accomplished oboist and has performed publicly.
He is openly gay and is in a long term relationship.
Embarrassing Teenage Bodies
Embarrassing Old Bodies
Sex in Court
Supersize vs Superskinny
8 Out of 10 Cats
Christian Jessen - filmography
Christian Jessen facts