Dr. Christian Birkedal, MD

Dr. Christian Birkedal, MD

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Age 47
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Dr. Christian Birkedal, MD is a general surgery specialist in Daytona Beach, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1997 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.Read his story

305 Memorial Medical Pkwy Ste 205

Daytona Beach, FL 32117

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Birkedal's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birkedal performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Birkedal performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birkedal treats Obesity more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Birkedal treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birkedal performs Stomach Surgery more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Birkedal performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Birkedal's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Surgery
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Amputation
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Bowel Resection
Bowel Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Care Services
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
Diabetic Foot Care
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Exploratory Surgery
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Foreign Body Removal
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Gastrotomy
Hemicolectomy
Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Inguinal Hernia Surgery
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lumpectomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Obesity
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Second-Degree Burns
Skin Grafts
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Small Intestine Cancer
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

"Innovative and caring doctor with over 15 years of experience Dr. Birkedal grew up in Birmingham, AL. He completed his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry at Florida State University. Next, he earned his medical degree at the University of Alabama ...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Baptist Health System
Residency Hospital
1997
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
1993
Florida State University
Undergraduate School
2002
1997
1993

Languages

  • Danish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Birkedal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Birkedal

4.1

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
23.68421052631579%
(9)

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Love his expertise. No pain!! Recommended by nurses as the best recovery!!
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Dr birkadel has always been kind and concerned with all my needs before and after surgery. He always listens to everything I have to say and helps me through whatever is going on. I always tell everyone what a great dr he is and would recommend himto anyone. Thank you dr birkadel for taking such...Read More
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Awesome caring doctor who truly cares about his patients. Great listener, makes sure you understand everything. Goes out of his way to help you live a better healthier life.
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Really not sure what happened...Dr. Birkedal removed enlarged lymph gland being suspicious of lymphoma because I was in extreme pain and had sudden weight loss of 8lbs in 2 weeks. I was told prior to consider a possible internal hernia. I had 3 E.R. visits at Florida Memorial which was total...Read More
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Dr. Birkedal is amazing. I had a total Thyroidectomy/Parathyroid removal and an Axillary Mass under my left arm on May 26th, 2016.He made me feel so comfortable before and after surgery. Dr. Birkedal is a very kind, caring, man. Awesome personality making me and my family very comfortable. His...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
AvMed
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
NetworkBlue
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
POMCO Group
Tricare
Ucare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare

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