Russell T. Nevins, M.D.

Russell T. Nevins, M.D.

Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Reconstructive Joint Surgery (Hip, Knee, Shoulder)

Revision of Hip & Knee Arthroplasty

Dr. Russell T. Nevins was born in Spring Valley, New York. He received a Bachelor of Art Degree in Psychology in 1991 from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. While at Washington University, he received an Outstanding Service Award from the American Red Cross and was inducted into the Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity. Focusing his research on patients with Alzheimer's disease, he published an article in The Journal of Neuroscience.

Dr. Nevins graduated from the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. Following medical school, he completed an Internship and Orthopedic Surgical Residency at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein School of Medicine in the Bronx, New York. His residency training included: General Orthopedic Surgery, Trauma Fracture Care, Total Joint Arthroplasty, Hand Surgery, Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, Pediatrics, and Foot & Ankle Surgery.

Dr. Nevins completed an additional year of subspecialty Fellowship Training in Adult Reconstructive Surgery, specifically arthritis and joint replacement using the most current exposure techniques and implant materials, at the Institute for Bone & Joint Disorders in Phoenix, Arizona.

Dr. Nevins was involved in research throughout his Residency and Fellowship. He has authored over twelve articles and chapters in books on various topics, such as, Spine Surgery and Osteolysis,after Total Hip Replacement. Dr. Nevins is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Dr. Nevins is currently involved in state of the art research; participating in Total Knee and Hip Replacement as well as Hip Revision studies. His focus and ultimate goal is to help improve joint replacement devices thus resulting in better patient outcome.

Dr. Nevins is active in consulting on making products better. He is extremely active in the lecture circuit, lecturing throughout the country, including being on faculty at the Masters Revision Course of Hip and Knee Surgery in Chicago.

Dr. Nevins is currently Chief of Surgery at Spring Valley Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada. He specializes in Adult Reconstructive and Joint Replacement Surgery of both the upper and lower extremity, including both primary and revision surgeries. Dr. Nevins and his wife Trudi, enjoy spending time with their three children. Dr. Nevins has been a valued member of Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center since September 2003.

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Office Locations

Northwest/Las Vegas