Ian M. Gradisar, MD

Ian M. Gradisar, MD

Ian M. Gradisar, MD

Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Ian Gradisar is an Akron, Ohio native and the son of an orthopaedic surgeon. He completed his fellowship training at the Cleveland Clinic in Total Hip and Knee Replacement and Revisions of Total Joints. His specialties include Total Hip and Knee Replacement, Revisions of Hip and Knee Replacement, and Traumatic Fracture Care.

Dr. Ian Gradisar enjoys teaching the specialty of total joint replacement to orthopaedic surgery residents and medical students. He is an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Northeast Ohio Medical University.

As a second-generation total joint specialist, Dr. Ian Gradisar is proud of the footsteps he has followed. His father, Dr. Ivan Gradisar, was a pioneer in total joint replacement and helped found the Crystal Clinic.

More total joints are performed per year at the Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center than any other single hospital in Ohio. Dr. Gradisar welcomes you to his practice and to the Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center.


  • High School: Walsh Jesuit High School, Cuyahoga Falls, OH
  • Undergraduate: The University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
  • Medical: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH


  • Internship: Fairview Hospital – The Cleveland Clinic Health System, Cleveland, OH
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: Summa Health System, Akron, OH
  • Fellowship: The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Hospital Affiliations


Ian M. Gradisar, MD

3975 Embassy Parkway

Akron, OH 44333

(330) 668-4040

(330) 668-4078


1622 East Turkeyfoot
Lake Road

Akron, OH 44312