Missoula Surgical

Dr. Christopher Maki

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Dr. Christopher Maki

As a board certified surgeon, Dr. Christopher Maki has built a reputation for being an expert in the complex world of general and venous surgery.

SPECIALTIES

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Robotic/Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Venous Disease
  • Endoscopy

Dr. Maki’s practice philosophy: “I seek to use advanced, minimally invasive technology that reduces pain and improves patient outcomes. I enjoy taking the time with patients to thoughtfully craft a care plan with their goals in mind.”

EDUCATION

Residency: University of North Dakota, Fargo, ND

Internship: University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

Medical School: Ben-Gurion University, Medical School for

International Health, Beer Sheva, Israel

Undergraduate: Montana State University, Bozeman, MT

Certification: American Board of Surgery, FACS Fellow

BACKGROUND

Dr. Maki attended both high school and college in Montana. He has been serving the Missoula community as a Trauma and Acute Care Surgeon intermittently since 2016. He returns to Montana full time having spent 10 years working as a solo surgeon in a rural health setting at Sanford Health, North Dakota.

There he performed a variety of procedures:

  • Minimally Invasive Colon Surgery & Small Bowel Resection
  • Anal Surgery: Hemorrhoids, Fissure, Fistula, Masses, Perirectal Abscess
  • Open & Laparoscopic Hernia Repair (Inguinal, Umbilical, Ventral, Incisional)
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Procedures
  • Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication
  • Breast Biopsy
  • Lumpectomy & Mastectomy
  • Port-A-Cath
  • Appendectomy
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Lipoma Removal
  • Pilonidal Cystectomy
  • Skin Cancer Resection
  • Venous Ablation

Dr. Maki enjoys all that Montana has to offer such as hiking, fishing, skiing, mountain biking and spending quality time with his family.