The No. 1 ranked Phoenix-based orthopedic group, The CORE Institute, announced the addition of Dr. George Gendy, a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle reconstruction, to its clinical team. He will be practicing at The CORE Institute’s Peoria facility.

Dr. George Gendy
Dr. George Gendy

“We are excited Dr. Gendy has become part of our provider footprint as we continue to expand here in Arizona,” said Dr. Steven L. Myerthall, Market President at The CORE Institute. “His passion for helping patients with complex foot and ankle conditions and disorders will further grow The CORE Institute’s dynamic clinical team of best-in-class physicians and surgeons.”

“I’ve had the honor of learning from some of the top foot and ankle surgeons in the world,” said Dr. George Gendy.  “In joining The CORE Institute I’m thrilled to become part of a nationally recognized team of physicians and surgeons that is earning national recognition for its innovative approach to patient care and dedication to achieving the best outcomes for their patients.”

George Gendy, MD, a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle reconstruction, received his fellowship training in orthopedic foot and ankle surgery with world-renowned Dr. Roger Mann at Oakland Bone and Joint Specialists in California. Subsequently, he concluded his training with an international orthopedic traveling fellowship in Switzerland and Germany. Dr. Gendy completed his orthopedic surgical residency program at Loma Linda University Medical Center where he was actively involved in Patient Safety Committee. He earned his medical degree from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, where he was awarded a four year medical school academic merit scholarship. He obtained his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he graduated cum laude.

Dr. Gendy is a member of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS).