Christopher E. Birch

Christopher E. Birch, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Subspecializing in Hip and Knee replacement and Orthopaedic Trauma

Accepting New Patients

Ages I Treat: Adolescent and Adult

Payment Plan Offered

Same-Day Appointments

Schedule an Appointment 805-688-8821 Fax: 805-962-2154


  • Alta Orthopaedic Medical Group, Inc.

    2027 Village Lane Solvang, CA 93463

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem/Blue Cross
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Shield
  • Coventry
  • First Health
  • Great West
  • Health Net
  • Healthsource
  • Horizon
  • Humana
  • Maxicare
  • Medi-Cal
  • Medicare
  • One Health
  • PacifiCare
  • PHCS
  • Preferred Health Network
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Secure Horizons
  • United HealthCare

Physician Profile

Year began practicing:


Year joined staff:


Credentialed Facilities:

Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, and Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital


Medical Education:

UCSD Medical Center San Diego


University of Vermont Medical Center (Ortho)


Indiana University School of Medicine

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