Birgit Dijkstra



Birgit is a General Surgeon with overseas experience in the UK and Ireland. Born in Holland. She did most of her surgical training in Christchurch. She works at Christchurch Hospital and also at Canterbury Breastcare.


  • Gallbladder
  • Breast (Canterbury Breast Care)
  • Endocrine - Adrenal, Parathyroid, Thyroid
  • Bowel
  • Perianal
  • Hernia Appendix
  • Varicose Veins
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy


MB ChB 1988 Otago; FRACS (GS) 1999

Title or Designation

General Surgeon, General, Breast and Endocrine Surgeon

Full NZ Registration Date

23 December 1989

Vocational Scope

General Surgery

Healthlink EDI


Contact Details

Birgit Dijkstra is available at the following services:

Private Services

Christchurch Surgical Associates

This service is available at the following location:

146 Leinster Road, Christchurch

Private Surgical Services

Southern Cross Hospital Christchurch - General Surgery

This service is available at the following location:

Southern Cross Hospital - Christchurch