You’re In Good Hands
That’s why thousands of Missoulians have chosen our board certified team of surgeons for over 25 years.
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.
- Colorectal Surgery
- Robotic/Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Anti-Reflux Surgery
- Hernia Surgery
- Breast Surgery
- Trauma Surgery
- Venous Disease
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.”
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
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
- 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.