Browse Health
Dr. Richard Nussbaum, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
32 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Nussbaum is Good. Dr. Nussbaum has been reviewed by 23 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Nussbaum graduated from New York Medical College, Valhalla. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)


Dr. Nussbaum has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Encino Hospital Medical Center 
  • Sherman Oaks Hospital and Health Center 


  • English
  • Armenian
  • French
  • Spanish

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Domenick Sisto

Orthopaedic Surgery
33 years experience
Sherman Oaks, CA

Dr. Jonathan Botts

Orthopaedic Surgery
Sherman Oaks, CA

Dr. Reuven Minkowitz

Orthopaedic Surgery
10 years experience
Sherman Oaks, CA

Dr. Thomas Fell

Orthopaedic Surgery
43 years experience
Sherman Oaks, CA

Dr. Scott Baden

Orthopaedic Surgery
39 years experience
Sherman Oaks, CA

Dr. Gil Tepper

Orthopaedic Surgery
26 years experience
Sherman Oaks, CA
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Richard E Nussbaum MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard E. Nussbaum practice?
Dr. Richard Nussbaum has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Nussbaum practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Sherman Oaks, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Palmdale, CA.
See Sherman Oaks Orthopedic Surgeons.