Dr. Karpitskaya

Yekaterina Karpitskaya, MD

Dr. Karpitskaya joined Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists in 2011. She specializes in general orthopaedics and sports medicine. Dr. Karpitskaya is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, double board certified in sports medicine and general orthopaedics, and a former member of the United States Air Force. As an avid marathoner and triathlete, Dr. Karpitskaya is one of the founding members of the largest triathlon clubs on the coast. A Gold Level Ironman All World Athlete and USAT All American, she has finished twleve Ironman events. Additionally, she currently serves as a team doctor for the Biloxi Shuckers and has served as a team doctor for the Mississippi Surge hockey team during their final season (2013-2014) on the coast.

Education and Training

  • Fellowship: University of California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Residency: University of California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Medical School: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Dr. Karpitskaya sees patients at our East Lake Office and Biloxi Office.

East Lake Office (Gautier)

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6300 East Lake Blvd.
Gautier, MS 39565

Phone: 228-230-BONE (2663)
After Hours Phone: 888-807-4484

Conveniently located at the intersection of I-10 and Hwy 57.

East Lake Office

Biloxi Office

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1720-A Medical Park Drive, Suite 220
Biloxi, MS 39532

Phone: 228-230-BONE (2663)
After Hours Phone: 888-807-4484

Biloxi Office

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The Sports Medicine Center is South Mississippi’s most comprehensive sports medicine program. Sixteen physicians with varying specialties, including six sports medicine-certified surgeons and one primary care sports medicine physician, form the backbone of the Sports Medicine Center and make Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists one of the largest orthopaedic practices in Mississippi. Learn More »

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We incorporate the most advanced joint replacement techniques and arthritis treatment available. The Joint Replacement Center of Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists also treats patients who need partial joint replacements, reconstruction and complex revisions. Learn More »

Dr. Yekaterina Karpitskaya wins First Overall Female in 2018 Grandman Triathlon

  • Sports Medicine
  • General Orthopaedics
Board Certified
  • General Orthopaedics
  • Sports Medicine
Special Interest(s)
  • Patient-Specific Instrumentation (PSI) total knee replacement
  • Total Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Robotic joint surgery/partial knee replacement
  • Cartilage preservation procedures/Carticel/subchondroplasty procedure
  • Shoulder arthroscopy/total shoulder replacement
  • Patellofemoral joint surgery (Osteotomies, MPFL reconstruction, Arthroplasty)
  • Fracture Care
  • Bienville Surgery Center – East Lake, MS
  • Cedar Lake Surgery Center – Biloxi, MS
  • Ocean Springs Hospital – Ocean Springs, MS
  • Merit Health – Biloxi, MS
  • Garden Park Medical Center – Gulfport, MS