“As a life-time resident of Ohio, I am very happy to be able to help my neighbors recover from degenerative conditions and traumatic upper extremity injuries, including rotator cuff repair and reverse total shoulder replacement.

Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Gerald Klimo, M.D., is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in hand and shoulder surgery.

Dr. Klimo is particularly interested in degenerative conditions and traumatic injuries of the hand, elbow and shoulder. Dr. Klimo received his medical degree at Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine (NEOUCOM) and served his residency at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cleveland, OH. Additionally, he completed a fellowship in hand, upper extremity, and microvascular surgery at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.

Specialty
  • Hand and Shoulder Surgery
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Degenerative Conditions
Areas of Expertise
  • Degenerative Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Conditions
  • Reconstruction of the Hand, Elbow and Shoulder
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Anatomic and Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement Surgery
Education
  • Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine (NEOUCOM), Rootstown, OH
Training
  • General and Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: St. Luke's Hospital, Cleveland, OH
  • Hand, Upper Extremity, and Microvascular Surgery Fellowship: Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
Professional Affiliations
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Ohio State Medical Association
  • Stark County Medical Society
Hospital Affiliations
  • OASIS Surgery Center
  • Aultman Hospital
  • Mercy Medical Center
Office
  • Canton
  • Gerald Klimo, M.D., MS