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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Nussbaum is Good. Dr. Nussbaum has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

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

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard E Nussbaum MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 31 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.