Russell T. Nevins, M.D.
George Washington University School of Medicine
Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
- Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center
- Mountain’s Edge Hospital
- Mountain View Hospital & Medical Center
- Southwest Medical Associates Ambulatory Surgical Center
- Spanish Hills Wellness Suites
- Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center
- Summerlin Hospital Medical Center
- Valley Hospital Medical Center
Russell T. Nevins, M.D., joined Nevada Orthopedic & Spine Center in 2003. He specializes in adult reconstructive and joint replacement surgery of both the upper and lower extremities, including both primary and revision surgeries. Revision surgeries are performed to correct joint replacement hardware and procedures that have failed for any variety of reasons.
In 1991, Dr. Nevins received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Washington University in St. Louis. While attending Washington University, he earned and outstanding service award from the American Red Cross and was inducted into the Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity for his volunteer work.
Dr. Nevins received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. Following medical school, he completed an internship and orthopedic surgical residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Montefiore Medical Center, located in the Bronx, NY. This residency included training in the areas of general orthopedic surgery, trauma fracture care, total joint arthroplasty, hand surgery, arthroscopy, sports medicine, pediatric orthopedics and foot and ankle surgery.
Dr. Nevins completed an additional year of subspecialty fellowship training in adult reconstructive surgery, specific to joint replacements and the treatment of arthritis using current exposure techniques and implant materials, at the Institute for Bone & Joint Disorders in Phoenix.
In addition to providing exceptional care to his patients, Dr. Nevins places an emphasis on sharing his expertise with medical students and other physicians.
He has been published in multiple publications, given a wide range of peer presentations, has had procedures webcast for educational purposes and often invites outside surgeons to observe his procedures.
Dr. Nevins was born in Spring Valley, NY.
Nevins RT, “Orthopaedics Today, Advances in Orthopedic Treatment with Mobile Bearing Knees” August, 2010.
Nevins RT, “Why Offset Stems are Obsolete with Mobile Bearing Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty”, DePuy White Paper, 2009.
Yacoubian SV, Nevins RT, Sallis JG, Potter HG, Lorich DG, “Impact of MRI on Treatment Plan and Fracture Classification of Tibial Plateau Fractures.” Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. May 2001.
Nevins RT, Spero L, “Low Back Pain in the Elderly Athlete” The American Journal of Medicine and Sports for Primary Care Physicians. February 2000.
Margulies JY, Nevins RT, Rovner AD, “Mechanical Considerations in Vertebral Osteomyelitis.” Spine: State of the Art Reviews. Vol. 13, January 1999. Philadelphia, PA. Hanley and Belfus.
Margulies JY. Nevins RT, Caruso SA, Serhan H, Mines C, and Haher TR, “Anterior Spinal Implants: Mechanical Testing” Spine: State of the Art Reviews. Vol.12:3, September 1998. Philadelphia, PA. Hanley and Belfus.
Bitan FD, Nevins RT, Rovner AD, Margulies JY, “Revision Spinal Stenosis Surgery” Chapter 30 Revision Spine Surgery. St. Louis, MO. 1999 Mosby, pg 415-423.
Graeter JH, Nevins RT, “Early Osteolysis with Hylamer Acetabular Liners” Journal of Arthroplasty. Vol. 13 No. 4, 1998. Brief Communication.
Graeter JH, Nevins RT, Cobb P, Merhrany K, “review of AML Porous Coated Total Hip replacements: Bone Ingrowth, Polyethylene Wear, and Osteolysis: a four through eleven year follow-up.” 1995-1997.
Craft S, Dagogo-Jack SE, Wiethrop BU Murphy C, Nevins RT, Fleishman S, Rice V, Newcomer JW, Cryer PE, “The Effects of Hyperglycemia on Memory and Hormone Levels in Dementia of the Alzheimer Type: A Longitudinal Study” Behavioral Neuroscience 1993. December 107(6)926-40.