Dr. Nicholas John Giori MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Nicholas Giori is an orthopedic surgeon in Palo Alto, California and is affiliated with Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. He is one of 13 doctors at Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1994 - 1999

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics, 1999 - 2000

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Component alignment during total knee arthroplasty with use of standard or custom instrumentation: a randomized clinical trial using computed tomography for postoperative alignment measurement.
Woolson, S. T.,Harris, A. H.,Wagner, D. W.,Giori, N. J.

Many diabetic total joint arthroplasty candidates are unable to achieve a preoperative hemoglobin a1c goal of 7% or less.
Giori, N. J.,Ellerbe, L. S.,Bowe, T.,Gupta, S.,Harris, A. H.

A quantitative assessment of the insertional footprints of the hip joint capsular ligaments and their spanning fibers for reconstruction.
Telleria, J. J.,Lindsey, D. P.,Giori, N. J.,Safran, M. R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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