Dr. Christian Birkedal

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Sarasota and Bariatric Surgery

Sarasota  Bariatric Surgery

When searching for bariatric surgeons, there are numerous options to choose from. You've found Dr. Birkedal, and that's because he is one of the best surgeons in the state of Sarasota . He has achieved Board Certification in General Surgery, and is a member of the Sarasota Medical Association. As of this time, he is accepting new patients and can be reached at through this number: 386-231-3530 at the Sarasota Hospital Memorial Medical Center.

Obesity and other weight loss issues can hold people back and cause them to feel discouraged. Dr. Birkedal is here to help you, whether you simply need an overhaul of your diet and exercise or you need bariatric surgery of some kind. There are many different options available to you as a patient in regards to bariatric surgery, such as lap band surgery, gastric sleeve, and gastric bypass surgery. Knowing which one to choose is really something that you need to discuss with your doctor so that the right decision for you can be made.

Laparoscopic Surgery Sarasota

Sarasota Thyroid Treatment

The thyroid is a sensitive gland and can have devastating effects on weight loss for those who suffer from either hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism. These problems can be treated, in which the patient either receives proper medical treatments under the supervision of a qualified doctor. Dr. Birkedal is able to help with these type of issues and is very knowledgeable in how to take care of them.

Hernia Surgery Sarasota

Hernias are not pleasant, and can be very serious if left untreated. The good news, however, is that Dr. Birkedal is able to help perform the proper operations to treat these issues before they become more severe. Through minimally invasive surgery, Dr. Birkedal is able to perform this crucial surgery without having to cause more harm to the patient than is absolutely necessary.

Vascular Surgery Sarasota

> Many people suffer from vascular issues, and many of these came about due to prior weight issues. For example, the act of being sedentary can have an effect on this. His happens when blood begins to pool in the legs, making it much more difficult to evenly and quickly circulate blood throughout your body. There are also different conditions and diseases that can arise a result of this kind of issue. Dr. Birkedal has the ability to help minimize the damage and restore your vascular system to its former glory, making it much easier to pursue your weight loss goals.

Gallbladder Surgery Sarasota

Gallstones are never pleasant for anyone who has ever experienced them. While many times, it can be a one-time event to have it removed, there are people who suffer from very consistent gallstones and end up needing to have their gallbladder removed. Dr. Birkedal is able to help ensure that the right decision is made and that you are not put through surgery unless absolutely necessary.

Memberships

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Appointments and Honors

Sarasota  Gallbladder Surgery

Associate Professor

Vascular Surgery Sarasota

Eagle Scout


For your own purposes, being able to take some time and read up more on the issue as well as watching these videos will help you to understand better both the issue and the process that it will take to fix it.

The Cost of Bariatric Surgery

As with most things, the pricing of bariatric surgery does change and evolve. Having all of the updated information will allow for you to take that to your doctor so that they can help you reach your goals. The cost of the actual bariatric surgery truly depends on which kind of surgery you need to reach the kind of goals that you want and need.

Sarasota Gastric Bypass Surgery

There are many popular forms of bariatric surgery. Gastric bypass surgery is one of these, and can help many people who struggle with obesity and weight loss. The idea is that the patient will lose weight through the size reduction of their stomach. This particular operation should not be taken lightly, as whoever undergoes it will experience drastic diet changes for the remainder of their lives.

Dr. Christian Birkedal is one of the best surgeons to select when you need someone to help you in your weight loss journey. Whether it is for an overhaul of your diet and exercise or for full-blown bariatric surgery, he can help you to reach your goals. Give him a call at (386) 231-3530 from Sarasota or Sarasota for more information.

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