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Raymond J. Gardocki MD, BS

Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

About Raymond J. Gardocki

Areas of Expertise

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    Adult Degenerative Spine Conditions
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    Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Surgery
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    Endoscopic Spine Surgery
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    Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
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    Orthopaedics
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    Outpatient Spine Surgery
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    Spine

Programs and Clinics

Languages

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    English
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    Spanish

Education

  • Bachelor of Science - University of Southern California, 1993
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Southern California, 1997
  • Residency - University of Southern California Medical Center, 2002
  • Fellowship - Los Angeles County / University of Southern California Medical Center, 2003

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Patient Comments

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I was so pleased with all aspects with the 2 visits I've had so far.
March 3, 2022
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*Dr. Gardocki as been a wonderful doctor. I've recommended him numerous times.
Februray 24, 2022
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*Dr. Gardocki is great - - saved me fro0m major surgery... Love him!
Februray 2, 2022
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*Dr. Gardocki was nice and informative. He explained his thought process and helped me understand my options.
Februray 2, 2022
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Very professional and informative and made sure all my questions were answered and I did not feel hurried.
January 25, 2022
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Knowledgeable, Professional, courteous Physician.
January 22, 2022
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I was in pain and could not do daily chores. He saw the problem and explained how to correct it. I am thankful for his gifted mind and his dedication to his profession.
December 31, 2021
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Dr. Gardocki is excellent. I often recommend his expertise.
December 21, 2021
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Dr. Gardocki assessed the results of last procedure and options looking forward should additional treatment be needed. He explained everything very well and answered questions I had.
December 12, 2021
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