Dr. Katherine Gordiev, Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgery Shoulder Surgeon Canberra
 
For Appointments Please Call : 02-6260-5249
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Dr. Katherine Gordiev - MBBS (Hons I) FRACS FAOrthA - Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgery Dr. Katherine Gordiev - MBBS (Hons I) FRACS FAOrthA - Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgery
Frequently Asked Questions

What are your business hours?

Dr Gordiev's practice hours are from 9:00am to 4.30pm, Monday to Thursday, and 9.00 am to 12.00 pm Friday. Appointments can be made by phone on (02) 6260 5249.

Will physical therapy be required after surgery?

Getting a full range of motion, strength and flexibility back after surgery usually takes time. That's where pre-operative exercise and education and post-operative physical therapy programs come in - to ensure you're physically and emotionally prepared for surgery, and to maximize your recovery after surgery.

What should I bring with me when I come for an appointment?

When you come for your appointment Remember to bring the following:

  • Referral letter from GPor other doctor
  • Medicare card, DVA card, Pension Card
  • Have your Private Hospital Insurance information with you
  • Copies of results, x-rays, MRI's. CT scans etc and any other relevant information

Will physiotherapy be required?

Pre and post operative exercise, education and physiotherapy assist the patient in preparing for surgery, and maximizing recovery after surgery.

Australian Orthopaedic Association FRACS Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons Canberra Hospital - Gastroenterology Unit Calvary Hospital National Capital Private Hospital Canberra Private Hospital Shoulder and Elbow Society of Australia (SESA) Australian National University
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