Mr Chris Birks



MB ChB 1995 Otago; FRACS (Orth) 2005


Orthopaedic Surgery of the Lower Limb. This includes Hip, Knee and Ankle replacement, trauma and sports injuries, as well as deformity and arthritis surgery.

I have a special interest in Knee Surgery, and Foot and Ankle Surgery.

Title or Designation

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Post-Fellowship Training

My Orthopaedic training was completed in New Zealand, predominately in Dunedin and Christchurch. I underwent further subspecialty training in Knee Surgery and Foot and Ankle Surgery in Melbourne, Australia.

Positions and Membership

  • Clinical Lecturer University of Otago
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • New Zealand Orthopaedic Association
  • New Zealand Knee and Sports Surgery Society
  • New Zealand Foot and Ankle Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Full NZ Registration Date

14 May 1997

Vocational Scope

Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Chris Birks is available at the following services:

Private Services

Mr Chris Birks - Orthopaedic Surgeon

This service is available at the following location:

Marinoto Clinic, 72 Newington Ave, Dunedin

Public Services

Southern DHB Orthopaedics - Otago

This service is available at the following location:

Dunedin Hospital

Ward 3B extn 58907 - Fax 03 474 7907
Ward 3C extn 58909 - Fax 03 474 7661
Outpatient Clinic extn 59243 - Fax 03 474 7746
Pre-admission Clinic extn 59249 - Fax 03 474 7746
Fracture Clinic extn 58337 - Fax 03 474 7695

Private Surgical Services

Mercy Hospital Dunedin - Orthopaedic Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Mercy Hospital Dunedin, 72 Newington Avenue, Maori Hill, Dunedin

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