Cambize Shahrdar, M.D., orthopedic surgeon with The Orthopedic Clinic in Shreveport, was inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons on March 5, 2008, during ceremonies at the Academy’s 75th Annual Meeting in San Francisco. Dr. Shahrdar was one of 675 new members inducted into the academy, which has 31,383 members worldwide.
Dr. Shahrdar, who has a special interest in hip and knee reconstructive surgery and pelvis and acetabular fractures, is part of the Willis-Knighton Physician Network. He is also an assistant clinical professor for the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport (LSUHSCS). Dr. Shahrdar was trained at LSUHSCS in orthopedics before moving to Los Angeles where he was awarded two fellowships with world-renowned surgeons Dr. Lawrence Dorr and Dr. Joel Matta. He returned to Shreveport with an expertise in treating arthritis of the hip and knee with minimally invasive anterior hip replacement surgery. He was the first in the area to perform Birmingham Hip Resurfacing and female gender knee replacements.