Russell M. Nord M.D.

Russell M. Nord, M.D.

Primary Specialties
  • Orthopaedics
  • Orthopaedic Surgery

38690 Stivers St., #A
Fremont, CA 94536
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Phone (510) 248-1040

  • Office Information

    Primary Office

    38690 Stivers St., #A
    Fremont, CA 94536
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    (510) 248-1040

    (510) 797-7426

  • About

    Physician Bio

    Dr. Nord is a fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in Sports
    Medicine. While, his interests focus on the knee, shoulder and hip, he
    treats a variety of conditions in both the athlete and non-athlete. Dr.
    Nord is a firm believer that often, with the appropriate therapy, the
    body is able to heal itself without surgery. However, when surgery is
    necessary, Dr. Nord typically elects for an arthroscopic or minimally
    invasive technique and uses modern well-proven methods.

    Dr. Nord completed his Sports Medicine fellowship at Stanford University
    where he took care of Stanford athletes and served as a Team Physician
    for the Stanford Football Team. He also provided orthopedic care for the
    San Francisco 49ers NFL football team.

    Prior to joining Stanford, Dr. Nord completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency
    at NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York City, where he was selected
    Executive Chief Resident during his final year. Dr. Nord received his
    MD degree from Cornell University, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega
    Alpha honor society and completed his undergraduate work at Duke University
    where he graduated
    summa cum laude with membership in Phi Beta Kappa.

    Dr. Nord currently serves as Medical Director of the Washington Hospital
    Sports Medicine Program. In his free time, Dr. Nord enjoys spending time
    with his family, sports, and the outdoors. He is married to Kristin Nord,
    a dermatologist, with whom he has four young children.

    Read Dr. Nord's CV

    Dr. Nord has been a team physician for the
    West Coast Conference NCAA Basketball Championships in Las Vegas for the since 2012.

    Dr. Nord showcased on "What's Happening's Tri-City Voice"

  • Experience


    Medical Education
    Cornell University Medical College
    New York University - Hospital for Joint Diseases
    Sports Medicine Fellowship
    Stanford University

    Other Certifications

    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine