Matthew Russo, MD

Founding Medical Partner

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic specialist in primary and complex revision total joint replacement surgery
  • One of the only surgeons to utilize PULSE – a smartphone app that patients can use to connect with doctors and staff during recovery with exercises and tips.
  • Active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Performs the anterior approach to the hip in addition to total and partial knee replacement utilizing cutting-edge robotic surgery technology
  • Research in multimodal pain management strategies combined with minimally invasive techniques allows many of his patients to be discharged home safely on the same day as their procedure.
  • At the University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson, he became a member of a select group of medical students known as the Gold Humanism Honor Society representing “humanistic attitudes in medicine.”
  • Completed residency at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C., where he received multiple awards for resident teaching in medical education.
  • Completed a fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the Anderson Orthopaedic Clinic in Alexandria, Virginia, where he performed over 600 hip and knee replacements.
  • Chosen by Georgetown University Medical Students for “demonstrating an exceptional commitment to teaching students”


Education & Training

  • Anderson Orthopaedic Clinic
    Fellowship, Adult Reconstruction , 2016 – 2017
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2011 – 2016
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
    Class of 2011
  • University of Notre Dame
    BS, 2007
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