Andrew Gerdeman MD 

Andrew Gerdeman, M.D., is a fellowship-trained sports medicine specialist, with an emphasis on advanced arthroscopic techniques of the shoulder and knee.  His expertise includes arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, arthroscopic stabilization for shoulder dislocations, and arthroscopic labral repair (SLAP repair). He also specializes in treatment of patella dislocations, meniscus repair, cartilage-restoration procedures, and complex, multiple-ligament reconstructions of the knee.


Dr. Gerdeman genuinely enjoys the special relationships he develops with patients and athletes: “I love what I do, and I treat all my patients as I would treat my own family.” He serves as team physician at Skidmore College as well as several high schools in the Capital Region.

Andrew C. Gerdeman, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon


Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Trauma


B.S., University of Dayton, Dayton, OH
M.D., New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ


Orthopaedic Surgery, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY


Completed fellowship in Sports Medicine at The University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Associations / Awards

  • American Academy Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association North America

Affiliated Hospitals

  • Albany Medical Center
  • St. Peter's Hospital
  • Capital Region Ambulatory Surgery Center


Albany, Guilderland, Saratoga