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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Gus G. Gialamas, MD

Specialty
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
Spanish, Greek, English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • Sea View Orthopedic Medical Gp
Address
SeaView Orthopaedic Medical Group
653 Camino De Los Mares
Suite 109
San Clemente, CA 92673
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
SeaView Orthopaedic Medical Group
653 Camino De Los Mares
Suite 109
San Clemente, CA 92673
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 661-2423
Fax
(949) 661-9205

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Chicago Medical School - 1986
    • Internship
      UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus - 1988
    • Residency
      UCSF Medical Center - 1992
    Areas of Interest
    Orthopedic Surgery
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Dr. Gus Gialamas has been practicing sports medicine and general othopaedic surgery in San Clemente for over 20 years. During this time, he has amassed extensive experience performing and teaching arthroscopic procedures such as rotator cuff and labral repair, anterior crutiate ligament reconstruction, meniscal repair, and micro fracture. Dr. Gialamas has an equally impressive experience with hip and knee replacement surgery and treating fractures.

    He received his Bachelor's degree at Pepperdine University, and his Medical Doctorate at The University of Health Science-Chicago Medical School. He then completed a research fellowship at Harrington Arthritis research center in Phoenix, Arizona. His core general surgical internship was completed at the University of California San Francisco, where he also completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery in 1992. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons as well as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

    Upon completion of his training Dr. Gialamas moved to San Clemente, California, where he started Sea View Orthopaedic Medical Group. He is on active staff at Saddleback Memorial San Clemente Hospital where he has served as Chairman of Orthopedic Surgery, Chief of Surgery, and Chief of Staff. He is also on active staff at Mission Hospital and Children's Hospital, both in Mission Viejo, California.

    Dr. Gialamas spends much of his free time contributing to the community of San Clemente and to communities around the globe. He not only sits on the Board of Operation Rainbow, a global physician volunteer organization providing free orthopaedic surgery to underserved and disaster locations, he is a founding member of the American Freestyle Motocross Association Board of Directors. Dr. Gialamas is also a team Physician for Saddleback College and for San Clemente High School and is on the Board of the San Clemente Boys and Girls Club. When not at one of the many football games, board meetings, or relief trips to foreign countries, Dr. Gialamas enjoys every chance to spend time with his family.
    Certifications
    American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
    Areas of Expertise
    Diseases, trauma and fractures of the shoulder, knee, hip and spine, team physician San Clemente high school.