Surgical Weight Loss Center
Florida Hospital Memorial Medical
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Welcome to Our Surgical Weight Loss Program
If you or someone you know is struggling with severe obesity and suffering from weight-related health conditions, Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center's Surgical Weight Loss Center can help! We specialize in the gastric band and gastric sleeve procedures as well as long-term patient management to help our patients take control of their obesity and optimize their health.
With a highly trained team of surgeons, physician assistants, dieticians, and psychologists, we are able to provide patients with a safe and effective weight-loss through both surgical and non-surgical programs. Our surgical patients benefit from comprehensive pre- and post-operative care. We are here to guide you to a happier, healthier life.
At each step along your path to weight loss, you will work with helpful, caring, and knowledgeable staff of professionals. Our exceptional team of doctors, physician assistants, dietitians, and psychologists has extensive experience in helping people evaluate their bariatric surgery options and prepare individuals for surgery if they decide that it is the right choice for them.
Meet Dr. Birkedal
Dr. Christian Birkedal is a Board Certified General Surgeon at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center. Prior to joining Florida Hospital, Dr. Birkedal served as the Former Director of Bariatric Surgery and Medical Director at Capital Regional Medical Center.
Dr. Birkedal is also an Associate Professor and teaches FSU medical students and NSU physician assistant students.