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 46 doctors at Norton Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

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 Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

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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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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