Russell T. Nevins, M.D.



Russell T. Nevins, M.D. joined Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center in 2003. 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.

Special Interest

Education & Training

  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Russell T. Nevins, M.D. was born in Spring Valley, New York. He received a Bachelor of Art in Psychology in 1991 from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. While attending Washington University, he was awarded the 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.

Following graduation from the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., Dr. Nevins completed an Internship and Orthopedic Surgical Residency at Albert Einstein School of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center 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 and Ankle Surgery.

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.

Professional Affiliations

Dr. Nevins is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and he is a Fellow member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. He is also a member of the International Congress of Joint Reconstruction. Dr. Nevins is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • International Congress of Joint Reconstruction - Member
  • Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine - Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty
  • Nevada Orthopedic Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Clark County Medical Society
  • Nevada State Medical Association

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Office Locations

Northwest/Las Vegas