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Meet the Greensboro Orthopaedics Team

Steven R. Norris, MD, FAAOS, SCOSM

Physician: Orthopaedic Surgeon

Shoulder and Knee Reconstruction, Shoulder Arthroplasty, Sports Medicine

Dr. Norris joined Greensboro Orthopaedics is 2002. He specializes in shoulder and knee reconstruction including primary, reverse, and revision shoulder replacements. Other services include sports medicine and general orthopaedics. Dr. Norris has earned an American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Subspecialty Certificate in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine.

Dr. Norris served on active duty as an orthopaedic surgeon in the United States Army from 1998 to 2002. While assigned to Womack Army Medical Center at Ft. Bragg, NC, he served as Chief of the Orthopaedic Surgery Service from 2000 to 2002. Dr. Norris deployed twice to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

Dr. Norris serves actively in the community. He is an Assistant Scoutmaster with Troop 101 in the Boy Scouts of America. He has led multiple backpacking high adventure treks to Philmont Scout Ranch in Northern New Mexico. Dr. Norris is an active member of Lawndale Baptist Church in Greensboro and enjoys volunteering at Caldwell Academy. 

The desire to serve others as well as his interest in sports medicine & outdoor activities led him to pursue a career in orthopaedic surgery. Dr. Norris strives to deliver patient-centered care. This approach enables his patients to be well informed partners in the treatment process.

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Greater Greensboro Society of Medicine (GGSM)

Steven R. Norris, MD, FAAOS, SCOSM

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Subspecialty Certificate of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine


Orthopaedic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA


General Surgery, Emory University school of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Medical Education

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

Undergraduate Education

Duke University, Durham, NC

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