Dr. Nord is a fellowship-trained Orthopedic 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
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 Orthopedic 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 Township
Medical Group Sports Medicine Program. In his free time, Dr. Nord is an
avid outdoorsman and enjoys a variety of athletic endeavors. He is married
to Kristin Nord, a dermatologist, with whom he has three young children.
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Dr Nord has been a team physician for the
West Coast Conference NCAA Basketball Championships in Las Vegas for the last three years, and has been asked to provide medical
coverage for this year's event again (March 3-8, 2016).