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Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Mauro Giordani, M.D. View profile as PDF

Clinical Interests

Dr. Giordani specializes in knee and hip reconstruction, shoulder replacements, adult reconstruction, and mal-unions.

Research Interests

Studies currently being conducted by Dr. Giordani include: Total Knee Arthroplasty in the Young Obese Population, Total Joint Arthroplasty in Patients under 55 yrs., and Polymethylmethacrylate and carbon nonotubes: use for antibiotic cement. His research interests also include resurfacing hip arthroplasty and gait analysis in hip resurfacing arthroplasty.


Title:

Adult Reconstructive Fellowship Director
Associate Professor
Chief of Adult Reconstructive Services

Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Department:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Division:

Adult Reconstruction

Clinic:

Orthopaedic Clinic

Address/Phone:

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
Orthopaedic Surgery
4860 Y St., 3800 & 1700 (Clinic)
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-2700

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Other Languages:

Italian, Spanish

Education:

M.D., University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, 1985
B.S., Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California, 1977

Internships:

University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1985

Residency:

University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1989

Fellowships:

Lecco General Hospital - Study of Ilizarov Methodology, Lecco, 1988
Otto Aufranc Fellow Instructor Tufts University, Boston, MA, 1990

Board Certifications:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1992
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, recertification, 2002

Professional Memberships:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association
Kentucky Medical Association
Lexington Medical Society
University of Southern California, Graduate Orthopaedic Society
Venezuelan Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology- honorary
To see if Mauro Giordani is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).