Russell Russo, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, New Orleans, LA, East Jefferson General Hospital

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Orthopaedic Surgery New Orleans, LA

Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Trauma

Chief of Staff LCMC - New Orleans East Hospital Director of Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery

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Summary

  • Dr. Russo's mission is to bring the same level of care given to professional athletes and the astronaut corps back home to our young and aging athletes here in South Louisiana
  • Dr. Russell Russo - Orthopedic SurgeonDr. Russell Russo is a top orthopedic surgeon in New Orleans. He offers the latest advancements in orthopedic care. See us at Lakeview or NOEH. Book Today!

Education & Training

  • Methodist HospitalFellowship
  • Medical Center of Louisiana - University HospitalResidency
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New OrleansLouisiana State University School of Medicine in New OrleansMedicalSchool
  • Louisiana State University Honors CollegeOtherTraining

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical LicenseTX State Medical License 2014 - 2015
  • LA State Medical LicenseLA State Medical License 2012 - 2021
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Resident Paper of the Year Louisiana Orthopedic Association, 2012-2014
  • Intern of the Year Nominee LSU Interim Public Hospital, 2010
  • AOA (Alpha Omega Alpha) Medical Honor Society 2008

Publications & Presentations

  • Journal Articles
  • Smoking Synthetic Marijuana Leads to Self-Mutilation Requiring Bilateral Amputations  Meijer K, Russo R, Adhvaryu D, Orthopedic, 1/1/2014
  • Post-Operative Hypertension after Total Knee Arthroplasty and the Effects on Transfusion Rates  Russo, R, Duarte, R, Thompson, H, Beakley, B, Mishra, M, Dasa, V, PLoSONE, 12/1/2012
  • Bath Salts Lead to Forequarter Amputation  Russo, R et al, ORTHOPEDICS (The Blue Journal)
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  • Drug Identification Bible Chapter: Synthetic marijuana case report (with pictures). 
    Russell R. Russo, MD

    2014
  • Abstracts/Posters
  • "Gunshot Violence and Orthopedics" Russell R. Russo, MD, Louisiana Orthopedic Association-Resident Paper Competition, 1/1/2014
  • "Floating Femur Procedure" Russell R. Russo, MD, Louisiana Orthopedic Association-Resident Paper Competition, 1/1/2013
  • "Bath Salts Injection leading to Necrotizing Fasciitis" Russell R. Russo, MD, Louisiana Orthopedic Association-Resident Paper Competition, 1/1/2012
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  • Other
  • Interviewed and quoted in cover story "Synthetic cannabinoid use becomes more prevalent in the United States" Russell R. Russo, MD, Orthopedics Today
    http://www.healio.com/orthopedics/trauma/news/online/%7Bb031a317-6117-4295-b528-08bcdf6c5026%7D/synthetic-cannabinoid-use-becomes-more-prevalent-in-the-united-states
    4/1/2014
  • "Current research on synthetic drugs and necrotizing fasciitis" featured in Season 1, Episode 2 entitled "The Synthetic Drug Culture" Russell R. Russo, MD, "America: Undercover", National Geographic
    6/1/2013
  • "Live interview based on the ORTHOPEDICS TODAY cover story 'Early Diagnosis of Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections' and how it applies to the public and local physicians" Russell R. Russo, MD, Fox News8
    9/20/2012
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Press Mentions

  • Gunshot Wound Patients Cost New Orleans Hospital More Than $40 Million, TV Station ReportsJanuary 08, 2016

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