Richmond Physicians

William E. Nordt, III, MD

Special Procedures

  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff/Shoulder Instability
  • Cartilage Reconstruction Procedures
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Meniscal Repair and Transplantation
  • Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement
  • Partial (Unicondylar) Knee Replacement
  • Robotic Assisted Joint Replacement

Board Certified

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training

  • Undergraduate Education: Rutgers University, NJ (1978)
  • Medical Degree: Rutgers Medical School, NJ (1983)


  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1987)


  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, chief resident (1988)


  • Rene Marti, Amsterdam, Holland/Switzerland (1990)
  • Fellowship: The Hughston Clinic, Sports Medicine, Columbus, GA (1989)

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America

Hospital Affiliations

  • Boulders Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • OrthoVirginia Operatory
  • Parham Doctors' Hospital


  • Recognized as one of the Best Orthopaedic Surgeons, Richmond Magazine’s Top Docs issue, '12, '13, '14, '15, '17, '18

Interests and Community Involvement

  • American Olympic Ski Team & Olympic Training Camp, previous physician
  • Richmond Kickers Professional Soccer Team, previous team physician
  • Richmond Renegades Professional Hockey Team, team physician
  • Richmond Speed Professional Football Team, previous team physician