Dr. Russell Alexander Shatford MD Surgeon

Dr. Russell Shatford is a surgeon in Louisville, Kentucky and is affiliated with Norton Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. He is one of 45 doctors at Norton Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Hand

Hospital Affiliation

Norton Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Irvine
Residency, General Surgery, 1984–1986

University of Minnesota at Fairview
Residency, General Surgery, 1986–1993

University of Louisville
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 1994–1995

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Hand Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

KY State Medical License
Active through 2015

MN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Convergence insufficiency: a treatable cause of problems in microsurgery.
Smith, G. D., Rychwalski, P. J., Shatford, R. A.

Evaluation of a hepatocyte-entrapment hollow fiber bioreactor: a potential bioartificial liver.
Nyberg, S. L., Shatford, R. A., Peshwa, M. V., White, J. G., Cerra, F. B., Hu, W. S.

The minimum number of muscles to control a chain of joints with and without tenodeses, arthrodeses, or braces--application to the human finger.
Leijnse, J. N., Spoor, C. W., Shatford, R.

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