Christian Birkedal, MD

Christian Birkedal, MD

Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery

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Christian Birkedal, MD, is a bariatric and general surgeon who cares for patients in the Daytona Beach area.

To Dr. Birkedal, the best part of his job is answering God's call and caring for patients during a challenging period in their lives. Dr. Birkedal helps patients overcome severe obesity, lose weight and manage their related medical conditions through both surgical and non-surgical methods.

Dr. Birkedal graduated with the highest honors from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He later completed his residency at the former Montclair Baptist Medical Center. Dr. Birkedal is a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.

Dr. Birkedal's active lifestyle shows how being physically fit can benefit the mind, body and spirit. When he is not caring for patients, he enjoys competing in endurance sports, including swimming, cycling and running.

He speaks both English and Danish.

Personal Interests

Triathlons, mountain biking, adventure racing

Care Philosophy

As a bariatric and general surgeon, Dr. Birkedal believes it is important to treat patients the way he would treat his own wife and family. With compassion and understanding, he joins you in your journey to embrace a healthy lifestyle. He considers it a blessing, and his true calling, to care for you and help improve your health.

Areas Served
Daytona Beach, FL | Deland, FL | Palm Coast, FL
Languages Spoken
Danish, English

The University of Alabama at Birmingham


General Surgery at Montclair Baptist Medical Center

Medical Organization Memberships and Committees

American Medical Association, American College of Surgeons, American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

Board Certification

Surgery: The American Board of Surgery

Ages Accepted

Insurances accepted by Christian Birkedal, MD


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