Fernando Ravessoud, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Las Cruces, NM, Memorial Medical Center


Orthopaedic Surgery Las Cruces, NM

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Department of Surgery, Memorial Medical Center Las Cruces NM past Chief

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  • Dr. Fernando Ravessoud is an orthopedic surgeon in Las Cruces, NM and is affiliated with Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice 41 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and was the program director for the Wiltse spine fellowship program. Past faculty at Stanford University. Past attending at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. Current Trooper with New Mexico Mounted Patrol, State of New Mexico Concealed Carry Instructor, NRA Pistol and Rifle Instructor.

Education & Training

  • San Francisco Orthopedic Residency ProgramResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1978 - 1982
  • UCLA Medical Center
    UCLA Medical CenterResidency, General Surgery, 1976 - 1978
  • David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLAClass of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

  • NM State Medical License
    NM State Medical License 2011 - 2021
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1977 - 2022
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification eClinicalWorks EHR, eClinicalWorks LLC, 2012-2013
  • Fellow American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations


Other Languages

  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliations