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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 52

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Dr. Getelman's Experience

Dr. Getelman's Care Philosophy


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bunion
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hip Sprain
  • Knee Injuries
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture

Background Check for Dr. Getelman

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Florida College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989

Internship Hospital

Boston University School of Medicine
Complete in 1990

Residency Hospital

Boston University School of Medicine
Complete in 1996

Fellowship Hospital

Boston Medical Center
Complete in 1991
Southern California Orthopedic Institute
Complete in 1997
St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
Complete in 1992

Undergraduate Schools

Tulane University
Graduated in 1985

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

California Orthopaedic Association , Member
The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.

Languages Spoken by Dr. Getelman & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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