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Dr. Gendelman

Meet Dr. Vlad Gendelman, MD, QME, an extraordinary orthopaedic surgeon whose commitment to healthcare goes far beyond the call of duty. Dr. Gendelman delivers world-class orthopaedic services from his dual offices in California. All his treatments are grounded in extensive clinical experience, cutting-edge research, and a profound dedication to patient well-being. He is undoubtedly among the best orthopaedic surgeons in California.

About Dr. Vlad Gendelman

Dr. Vlad Gendelman is a prominent figure in the world of orthopaedic care. As the founder of Urgent Orthopaedic Care, he provides urgent, top-tier healthcare to his patients in North Hollywood and Los Angeles, California. His expert hands and benevolent heart have transformed countless lives and set industry benchmarks. He has set a technologically advanced and deeply empathetic standard of care.

Academic Excellence

Born in Russia on January 27, 1977, Dr. Gendelman has now skillfully built a repertoire of experiences in his field. He began his academic journey at the University of Southern California with a B.S. in Biology. He went on to broaden his knowledge by earning an M.D. from the University of California at Irvine – College of Medicine. He then completed his five-year accredited residency program in Orthopaedic Surgery at SUNY Downstate to prepare for becoming a future orthopaedic surgeon. Meanwhile, he also served as a team physician for Sheepshead Bay High School's Varsity and Junior Varsity football teams.

Esteemed Certifications and Licenses

Various certifications and licenses further amplify Dr. Gendelman’s credibility. He is licensed to practice medicine in California and is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Gendelman holds membership in multiple professional organizations, including the Los Angeles County Medical Association, the California Medical Association, and the California Orthopaedic Association. He’s always looking to extend the boundaries of his proficiency, and these affiliations reflect his continuous commitment to his profession and colleagues.


Dr. Gendelman

Research Endeavors and Contributions to Scientific Literature

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Gendelman has also contributed significantly to academic research. His prolific studies on topics like arthritis, necrotizing fasciitis, and thromboprophylaxis have been conducted at renowned institutions such as the Arthritis Institute. It demonstrates his dedication to understanding and enhancing healthcare practices. He has also contributed his expertise to numerous publications, including WikiHow, providing accessible health information to the public.


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