Dr. Vlad Gendelman, MD

Dr. Vlad Gendelman, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 39 years old

I believe that patient education is a crucial aspect of successful treatment. I give each...Read more

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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (5)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (5)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Gendelman's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery
      • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
      • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
      • Bone & Joint Orthopedics
      • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
      • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
      • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
      • Orthopedic Fracture Care
      • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
      • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
      • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
      • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
      • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
      • Orthopedics
      • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
      • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

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      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Achilles Tendon Rupture
      • Ankle Fracture
      • Ankle Injury
      • Ankle Ligament Rupture
      • Ankle Sprain
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
      • Avulsion Fracture
      • Bennett's Fracture
      • Bone Disorders
      • Broken Arm
      • Bursitis
      • Carpal Fractures
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Clavicle Fracture
      • Colles' Fracture
      • Complex Fractures
      • Compound Fracture
      • Compression Fracture
      • Distal Radius Fracture
      • Elbow Bursitis
      • Elbow Fracture
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Extra-Articular Fracture
      • Femur Fracture
      • Foot Sprain
      • Fracture
      • Fractured Lower Leg
      • Hand Fracture
      • Hip Bursitis
      • Insufficiency Fracture
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Intra-Articular Fracture
      • Joint Fracture
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Fracture
      • Knee Injuries
      • Knee Ligament Injuries
      • Knee Ligament Rupture
      • Knee Pain
      • Knee Sprain
      • Knee Tendinitis
      • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Low Back Pain
      • Metatarsal Fracture
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Pathologic Fracture
      • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
      • Pediatric Fractures
      • Radiculitis
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rotator Cuff Injuries
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Runner's Knee
      • Scaphoid Fractures
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Simple Fractures
      • Sports Injuries of the Knee
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Stress Fracture
      • Subacromial Bursitis
      • Tibia Fracture
      • Toe Fractures
      • Trochanteric Bursitis
      • Upper Extremity Fracture
      • Wrist Fracture

      Procedures Performed

      • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
      • Advanced Tendon Reconstruction
      • Ankle Arthroscopy
      • Ankle Fracture Repair
      • Ankle Surgery
      • Arthrocentesis
      • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
      • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
      • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
      • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
      • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Upper-Extremity Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
      • Articular Cartilage Repair
      • Bicep Repairs
      • Bi-Compartmental Knee Replacement
      • Bone and Joint Repair
      • Bone and Joint Replacement
      • Bursa Injection
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
      • Cartilage Repair
      • Casting
      • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Elbow Surgery
      • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
      • Excision
      • Excision of Cyst
      • Excision of Lipoma
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
      • Fracture Care
      • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
      • Glenoid Labrum Repair
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hand Surgery
      • Hand Tendon Repair
      • Hardware Removal
      • Hemi (Half) Hip Replacement
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
      • Hip Replacement
      • Hip Replacement Revision
      • Hip Replacement, Cemented
      • Hip Replacement, Cementless
      • Hip Surgery
      • Injection of Tendon
      • Injection Therapy
      • Joint Drainage
      • Joint Injection
      • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
      • Joint Replacement Surgery
      • Joint Surgery
      • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Knee Arthroscopy
      • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
      • Knee Replacement
      • Knee Surgery
      • Knee Tendon Repair
      • Minimally Invasive Rotator Cuff Repair
      • Neuroplasty
      • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
      • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Metatarsal Fracture
      • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
      • Rotator Cuff Surgery
      • Shoulder Surgery
      • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
      • Splinting
      • Steroid Injection
      • Tendon Repair
      • Tendon Surgery
      • Total Hip Replacement
      • Total Joint Replacement
      • Total Knee Replacement
      • Tricep Repair
      • Wrist Fusion
      • Wrist Reconstruction
      • Wrist Replacement
      • Wrist Surgery

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

      • 0
        Sanctions

        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.

      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine

        Graduated in 2004

      • Internship Hospital
        Suny Downstate Medical Center

        Completed in 2006

      • Residency Hospital
        SUNY Downstate-Orthopaedic Surgery

        Completed in 2010

      • Undergraduate School
        University of Southern California

        Graduated in 1998

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications
        • An American Experience With Metal-On-Metal Total Hip Arthroplasties: A 7-year follow-up study, Dec 2004
        • Spermine Binding to GC-Rich DNA: Experimental and Theoretical Studies, Jan 1996
        • Molecular Dynamics and Free Energy Perturbation Studies of the DNA Complexes of Natural and Synthetic Polyamines, June 1995
        • Multimodal Thromboprophylaxis for Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Based on Risk Assessment, Dec 2007

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Russian
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      Dr. Gendelman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Gendelman's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Gendelman

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Gendelman's Care Philosophy

      I believe that patient education is a crucial aspect of successful treatment. I give each patient the time they need to understand their diagnosis and treatment options in order to help you make informed decisions about your care.