David Gendelberg, MD

David Gendelberg, MD

Assistant Professor
Regional Medical Center of San Jose - Trauma & Problem Fractures
Orthopaedic Trauma Institute at Zuckerberg San Francisco General - Trauma & Problem Fractures



University of Washington - Harborview Medical Center 07/2018
Penn State Hershey Medical Center 06/2017
BS Rutgers University 05/2007
The Anand Spine Group and DOCS Spine + Orthopaedics 07/2021
MD Rutgers - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School 05/2012
University of California, San Francisco 07/2022

About David Gendelberg, MD



Dr. Gendelberg is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in complex spinal surgery and trauma. His expertise in spinal conditions includes care for degenerative spine conditions, scoliosis, minimally invasive techniques and spinal fractures.

Based at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and the Regional Medical Center of San Jose, Dr. Gendelberg's expertise covers a wide spectrum of orthopedic conditions. His primary focus revolves around complex spinal surgeries, encompassing spinal trauma, degenerative disorders, deformities, infections, and oncology. Dr. Gendelberg is known for his commitment to incorporating minimally invasive techniques and pushing the boundaries of innovation to optimize treatment outcomes for his patients. Additionally, Dr. Gendelberg directs the orthopedic spine service at San Jose Regional Medical Center.

In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Gendelberg invests a significant portion of his time in research, particularly aimed at improving treatment strategies for underserved populations. Dr. Gendelberg’s research focuses on management of spinal injuries, delivering care to the underserved, minimally invasive techniques and bone health.

After earning his medical degree at Rutgers- Robert Wood Johnson, Dr. Gendelberg completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. He completed fellowships in spine surgery at the University of Washington - Harborview Medical Center as well as in minimally invasive spinal surgery under Neel Anand MD at Cedars Sinai in Los Angeles.