Dr. Russell Nevins, MD

Dr. Russell Nevins, MD

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Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics  |  
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48 y/o
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Dr. Russell Nevins, MD is a joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

Nevada Orthopedic and Spine Center

7455 W Washington Ave Ste 160

Las Vegas, NV 89128
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • Humana
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Operating Engineers Health & Welfare Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nevins "When it comes to providing quality comprehensive orthopedic care, our Board Certified and Board Eligible Orthopedic Surgeons are setting the standards in Southern Nevada. We are committed to excellence by pledging to provide the highest quality of orthopedic care possible. Whether it is the treatment of immediate, chronic, pediatric, or work-related injuries, we strive to provide optimal health care until our patients complete their journeys back to good health."
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Specialties

  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

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Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Institute for Bone and Joint Disorders
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nevins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Nevins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nevins to family and friends
3.8
based on 59 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (59)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Nevins' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in Henderson, NV |
Best orthopedic surgeon in Las Vegas!! Had total hip replacement. Walking all the way down hospital hall day after surgery with a walker, released next day. 6 days post op, using just a cane. 14 days after surgery, staples out, main scar looks great. Walking without any assistance, resumed...more
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Las Vegas, NV |
Went to this Dr.,I did all he req. re: pre-op which was hundreds of $. The surgery was scheduled then they changed it, I was not told this & this did not allow me to be off blood thinners for the required stated time. I have a heart condition, this is important. I was required to sign several forms...more
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in Las Vegas, NV |
I had a full hip replacement ten months ago; Dr. Nevins was my surgeon. Since then, I have lost weight, gained muscle, and am no longer in pain! Dr. Nevins gave me a few different options of things I could try instead of surgery, and though none of them had long lasting effects, he never pushed for...more
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Las Vegas, NV |
Rude staff. If you question them about treatment, you will get a letter discharging you. Your lucky if you can get an appointment in 4 months. Don't waste your time.
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in Las Vegas |
Bad staff and doctor would not use this guy he will tell you need surgery right away just so he can make his money even if you don't need it for a long while
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nevins accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Plan of Nevada
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Operating Engineers Health & Welfare Plan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO
    Sierra Option
    UMR
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Zenith Administrators Inc

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Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
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MountainView Hospital
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Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center
6900 N Durango Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89149
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Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center
9300 W Sunset Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89148
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Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center
5400 S Rainbow Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89118
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Summerlin Hospital Medical Center
657 N Town Center Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89144
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Sunrise Children’s Hospital
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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