About Robert E. Gieringer, MD


Denison University , Granville, OH BS, Major in Biology / Minor in Chemistry 1962
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH MD 1973
University of Illinois, Chicago, IL Surgery 1974
Medical College Of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Orthopaedic Surgery 1974-1978

Hospital/academic affiliations

  • Alaska Regional Hospital | Anchorage, Alaska
  • Providence Hospital Alaska | Anchorage, Alaska
Surgical Center
  • Alaska Surgery Center | Anchorage, Alaska

Society memberships

National Society Memberships
  • American Medical Association
State Society Memberships
    State Medical Society
  • Alaska State Medical Association
    State Orthopaedic Societies
  • Alaska State Orthopaedic Society
Regional Memberships
  • North Pacific Orthopaedic Society
Specialty Society Memberships
  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America


PRESENTATIONS -- Indications of Replantation Surgery in the Hand

Surgical Treatment of Osteoarthritis

Advances in Shoulder Arthroscopy

Arthroscopic Monopolar Radiofrequency Thermal Capsulorrhaphy for the Treatment of Shoulder Instability: A Prospective Outcome Study with Mean 2-Year Follow-Up -- AANA Meeting, Washington D.C. April 2002

PUBLICATIONS -- Article: Experience with Arthroscopic Anterior Acromioplasty, Alaska Medicine Magazine, June 1988

Article: Arthroscopic Monopolar Radiofrequency Thermal Capsulorrhaphy for the Treatment of Shoulder Instability: A Prospective Outcome Study with Mean 2-Year Follow-Up, Alaska Medicine Magazine, January/February/March 2003

ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES -- Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery - Alaska Regional Hospital - 1980-81

Vice President Medical Staff - Alaska Regional Hospital - 1982, 1986

Chairman, Credential Committee - Alaska Regional Hospital - 1986-88

Secretary/Treasurer Medical Staff - Alaska Regional Hospital - 1987

Board Member - Alaska Regional Hospital - 1992 - 1995

Affiliate Professor/Team Physician in the College of Health, Education and Social Welfare at the University of Alaska Anchorage June 30, 1999 - June 30, 2002

INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES -- Skiing - Past member of the National Ski Patrol, SCUBA - Certified diver since 1970, Photography - Land and Underwater, Boating, Home repairs and handicrafts, Various outdoor activities including hunting and fishing

No Referral Necessary - Call for an Appointment

Robert E. Gieringer, MD APC 2751 DeBarr Road, Suite 320 Anchorage, AK USA 99508 View map Phone 907.563.3232

Other staff in my practice

Office Nurse - Nancy A. Salois, LPN

Accounts/Billing Manager - Kathy D. Hammett, RMA, CPC

Administrative Assistant - Cheryl Grover, JOAT

My Staff and I have been together for over 20 years. We are a team-driven practice and support each other to ensure that our patients receive the best orthopaedic care available.

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