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Kristin Korderas, MD

  • NPI Number: 1932494325
  • Primary Specialty: Acute Care Surgery
  • Languages Spoken: English


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
  • Minnie L. Presley Patient Safety Award
  • Cyril S. Arvanitis Memorial Award
  • 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)