Dr. Katherine Gordiev, Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgery
For Appointments Please Call : 02-6260-5249

Suite 7
National Capital Private Hospital
Gilmore Crescent
Garran ACT 2605

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Dr Katherine Gordiev is a Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon with expertise in Shoulder & Upper Limb surgery. She has over 20 years experience in Orthopaedic surgery & has been in private & public practice in Canberra for the last 15 years. Her aim is to restore function, alleviate pain, & to inform & care for her patients through that process. Welcome to her website. We hope that you find it informative.

COVID-19 Notice: (October 2020)

  • Completion of a COVID questionnaire, a temperature check & hand sanitisation are performed on entry to the hospital building.
  • Social distancing measures, hand hygiene & regular cleaning of surfaces are employed at the practice.
  •  In addition to face to face consultations, telehealth & telephone consultations are available.

In addition to her General Orthopaedic speciailisation, Dr Gordiev’s subspeciality training encompasses treatment of the shoulder, elbow, wrist & hand including:

  • Fractures & dislocations
  • Rotator cuff tendon& biceps arthroscopic & open repair
  • Repair of tendons around the elbow, including biceps, triceps & tennis elbow tears
  • Reconstruction for shoulder instability, arthroscopic & open, including the Latarjet procedure
  • Replacement for Arthritis of the shoulder, by Total Shoulder Replacement, (Reverse & Anatomic) & Hemiarthroplasty
  • Hand surgery for carpal tunnel, tendinitis, triggering & ganglions.
  • Dr Gordiev uses 3D computer planning & patient specific instrumentation whenever they are likely to assist in achieving the optimal surgical outcome.
  • Treatment of athletes including amateur, professional & ADF.

Education & Training: Dr Gordiev:

  • Graduated in Medicine & Surgery from the University of Sydney with First Class Honours & the Sir John Loewenthal Prize in Surgery from the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (1993)
  • Completed her Specialist Orthopaedic Training in Sydney & Canberra (1999-2002)
  • Obtained Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (2003) & Fellowship of the Australian Orthopaedic Association (2004)
  • Undertook Specialist training in Shoulder & Upper Limb Surgery during a 15 month Fellowship at The Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA, with Professor Joseph Iannotti & Dr John Brems (2004-05)
  • Commenced practice in Canberra (2005) & gained Membership of the Shoulder & Elbow Society of Australia (2006)
  • Is a Visiting Medical Officer at the National Capital Private Hospital, Canberra Private & Calvary John James Hospital
  • Is a VMO in Orthopaedics with ACT Health, providing surgery to public patients through Calvary Hospital
  • Is a current member of the AOA CPD Committee
  • Participates in the teaching of Orthopaedic Registrars & ANU medical students.
  • Was Joint Chair of the Orthopaedic Department at Calvary Public Hospital (2008 2016)
  • Was a Director on the Board of the Australian Orthopaedic Association (2008-2012) & the Australian Medical Association (2008-2012)
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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