Steven Nishiyama, DO, PhD
Dr. Steven Nishiyama is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in hip and knee replacements as well as revision surgery. Although Dr. Nishiyama was born in Hawaii and raised in California, he has called Las Vegas home for over 10 years. He completed both his medical education and surgical training in Las Vegas and takes great pride in serving the Las Vegas community.
Dr. Nishiyama brings extensive experience in minimally invasive techniques, including:
- Total hip and knee replacement
- Partial knee replacement
- Robotic-assisted total joint replacement
- Direct anterior total hip replacement
- Revision total hip and knee replacement
- Knee arthroscopy
- Outpatient joint replacement
Dr. Nishiyama is also well-versed in using patient-specific instrumentation (PSI) and computer- and robotic-assisted joint replacement surgeries, including CORI? robotics-assisted joint replacement. Dr. Nishiyama’s training includes rapid recovery techniques, and he strives to apply these principles in all surgeries he performs. Additionally, Dr. Nishiyama teaches robotic surgery to surgeons and trainees nationally and internationally.