Nina Djordjevic, MD

Contact Information

  • Name: Nina Djordjevic
  • Degree: MD
  • Title / Position: Head of Orthopaedic Department
  • Place of Employment / Office Name: Mediclinic Al Jowhara Hospital (newborrns to adult seen ) / Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital (children & adults seen)
  • Street Address: Mediclinic Al Jowhara Hospital, Civic Center, Al Ain. PO Box 222766, Al Ain, UAE / Mediclinic Airport road hospital, Next to Zayed Sports City, Abu Dhabi. PO Box 48481
  • City: Abu Dhabi
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Office phone number: +97137051526
  • Office fax number: +97137662266
  • Medical or Surgical Specialty: Orthopaedic surgeon

Professional Education and Memberships

  • Medical School: Medical Faculty, University of Niš, Yugoslavia (Serbia)
  • Residency: Medical Faculty, University of Niš, Yugoslavia (Serbia)
  • Fellowship training:

    Subspecialization in pediatric orthopedics, Medical Faculty, University of Belgrade, Serbia.

    AGA (German language speaking countries arthroscopic association) fellowship program for one month in November 2007 – Hanriettenstiftung hospital in Hannover (Prof. Ph. Lobenhoffer) and Clinic for Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic surgery in Homburg, Germany (Doc. M.Dienst)

  • Certifications:

    • Serbian Medical Chamber
    • HAAD

  • Society Memberships (list up to four only):

    ● SOTA- Serbian Orthopaedic and Trauma Association
    ● STA- Serbian Trauma Association
    ● EFORT ( European Federation of national Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology) Academy
    ● EBJIS – European Bone and Joint Infection Society

  • Specific training in hip dysplasia:

    Orthopaedic Specialisation Internship 1989

    Trained in  paediatric and adolescent DDH as a part of  PhD program from 1994 to 1998

    Graf hips US method in 90s’ with a refresher course September 2019

  • Academic contributions for DDH research or education including publications:

    • Djordjevic-Marusic N*, Slavkovic S, Vukasinovic Z: Chiari pelvic osteotomy for adolescent hip dysplasia J Bone Joint Surg 1999; 81-B (Suppl II):208
    • Djordjevic-Marusic N*, Vukasinovic Z, Slavkovic S: Effects of Salter and Chiari osteotomies on congruent dysplastic adolescent hips. J Bone Joint Surg 2002; 84-B (Suppl II):119-120
    • Djordjevic-Marusic N*, Vukasinovic Z: “Radiological course of dysplastic adolescent hips treated by Salter pelvic osteotomy”. Orthopedics. 2000;13(2):9-10.
    • Djordjevic N, Vukasinovic Z, Slavkovic S: Salter vs. Chiari pelvic osteotomy for the congruent adolescent hip dysplasia. Acta Orthopaedica et Traumatologica Hellenica. 2001; 52 Suppl 1: 168-9.
    • Abbasher** N, Zivanovic DV, Slavkovic S, Vukasinovic Z, Abramovic D: Pelvic osteotomies in the treatment of devolpmental hip dysplasia in adolescents. Hip International. 2006;16 (2):175
    • Abbasher** N, Zivanovic D, Radovanovic Z: Treatment of acute hip redislocation after Salter innominate osteotomy due to voluntary dislocation in Down syndrome. Hip International, 2006;16 (2):175.


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  • Age groups you are accepting new hip dysplasia patients: Infants and children, Adolescents, Adults
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