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Kristin Korderas, MD

About Kristin

Dr. Kristin Korderas is an acute care surgeon at Altru Health System. She performs emergency surgeries on adults and children. She is passionate about surgery and believes that taking time to understand her patients and what their expectations and goals are will lead to the best patient care and outcomes. She loves teaching and looks forward to continuing to work with surgical residents. Dr. Korderas is originally from Ontario, Canada, and she enjoys cooking, martial arts, aquarium keeping, and wildlife preservation.

Professional Memberships

American Board of Surgery

Philosophy of Medicine

"I approach surgery with compassion and understanding. I try to think of how I would want a member of my own family treated. Caring for people in their time of greatest stress, and being able to see them recover, is the most rewarding part of being a surgeon."

Locations Altru Hospital
Awards
  • Minnie L. Presley Patient Safety Award
  • Cyril S. Arvanitis Memorial Award
Education
  • Medical School
  • St. George’s University
    Grenada, West Indies
  • Internship
  • General Surgery Internship Monmouth Medical Center
    Long Branch, NJ
  • Residency
  • General Surgery Residency Monmouth Medical Center
    Long Branch, NJ
  • Fellowship
  • Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
    Augusta, GA
  • Board Certification
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
  • Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS)

Reviews

Reviews are collected from our patient experience survey results. Comments may be edited or omitted in some instances, for example to remove protected health information or a reference to irrelevant information. We do not alter any information that would change the meaning or sentiment of the comment.

  • 03/31/2022

    Absolutely nothing to complain about

    Rating: 5
  • 02/25/2022

    Easy to talk to *Kristin Korderas and made me comfortable.

    Rating: 5