Mauro Giordani, M.D.
- Adult Reconstructive Fellowship Director
- Clinical Professor
- Chief of Adult Reconstructive Services, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Giordani specializes in knee and hip reconstruction, shoulder replacements, adult reconstruction, and mal-unions.
Dr. Giordani's research interests include: total joint arthroplasty, knee and hip abductor tendonapathothy/tears.
M.D., University of Rome, Tor Vergata School of Medicine, Rome, Italy 1999
M.D., University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles CA 1984
Executive MBA-Management Development Program for Physicians, University of Southern California-Marshall School of Business, Los Angeles CA 1996
B.S., Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles CA 1977
Internship: Orthopaedics, University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles CA 1984-1985
Orthopaedics, University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles CA 1985-1989
Study of Ilizarov Methodology, Lecco General Hospital, Lecco, Italy 1987
Adult Reconstruction, Otto Aufranc Fellow Instructor Tufts University, Boston MA 1989-1990
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2012
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association
California Orthopaedic Association
Venezuelan Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology- honorary
Western Orthopaedic Association
Honors and Awards
Top Doctor in Sacramento, CA, by the International Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Published by the Leading Physicians of the World, 2013
Select Recent Publications
Sucher MG, Giordani M, Figoni A, Nedopil AJ. Peri-operative blood-loss after total hip arthroplasty can be significantly reduced with topical application of epsilon-aminocaproic acid. Int Orthop. 2016 Oct;40(10):2019-2023.
Jethanandani RG, Nwankwo C, Wolinsky PR, Giordani M, Amanatullah DF. Proximal femoral reconstruction for failed internal fixation of a bisphosphonate-related femur fracture. Arthroplast Today. 2016 Aug 24;2(4):153-156.
Blau YM, Meyers AJ, Giordani M, Meehan JP. Pseudotumor in ceramic-on-metal total hip arthroplasty. Arthroplast Today. 2017 Oct 6;3(4):220-224.
Harper RA, Sucher MG, Giordani M, Nedopil AJ. Topically Applied Epsilon-Aminocaproic Acid Reduces Blood Loss and Length of Hospital Stay After Total Knee Arthroplasty. Orthopedics. 2017 Nov 1;40(6):e1044-e1049.