Alexander N. Fedenko

Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology and Orthopedic Surgery

Areas of treatment:

Orthopaedic Pathology


  • Pathology


  • Department of Pathology


  • English
  • Russian

Alexander N. Fedenko, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology and Orthopedic Surgery

Practicing location:

  • Keck Hospital of USC

About this doctor:

Dr. Fedenko was raised and educated in Russia, but now makes his home in southern California.  He began his affiliation with USC in 1992 as a fellow in the pediatric pathology department at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.  He is currently an associate professor at the Keck School of Medicine of USC and lectuers to medical students on bone tumor pathology and bone and soft tissue tumors.  He serves as a surgical pathologist at both the Keck Hospital of USC and the USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and is the medical director and chief of anatomic/surgical pathology at Keck Hospital of USC.  Dr. Fedenko is a member of several national and international medical and pathology societies and has had over 25 peer-reviewed articles published in medical journals.


Doctor of Medicine, First Moscow Medical School, Russia, 1980
Ph.D., Russian Academy of Medical Science, Moscow, Russia, 1983
Ph.D. in Cancer Research, National Cancer Center of Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, Russia, 1993


First Moscow Medical School, Department of Pathology, AP, Russia, 1980 - 1983
University of California, Los Angeles Department of Pathology, AP/CP, 1995 - 1998


National Cancer Center of Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow Oncologic Surgical Pathology, 1983 - 1985
Pediatric pathology, Children's Hospital LA, USC, 1992 - 1993
Orthopaedic pathology - Orthopaedic Hospital - USC, 1993 - 1995


Board Certified (Clinical and Anatomical Pathology)
Pediatric Pathology, Board eligible

Professional society memberships:

Los Angeles Society of Pathologists, 1997
International Pediatric Oncology Society, 1987
European School of Oncology, 1989
East European Muscular Skeletal Group, 1985
European Melanoma Study Group, 1987
International Skeletal Society, 2002
Radiation Therapy Oncology Group, Soft Tissue Sarcoma Working Group, 1997
American Society of Clinical Pathology, 1995