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  • Sports Medicine

    Sub-specialty certification in sports medicine and being a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine demonstrates that Dr. Redfern is an expert in the treatment of conditions that develop from sports or work related activities that affect our muscles and joints.

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  • Arthroscopic Surgery

    As a member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America, Dr. Redfern has demonstrated his expertise with the arthroscope, which allows him to operate through ¼ inch incisions to repair tendons and ligaments in the shoulder, knee, elbow, and ankle.

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  • Trauma & Fracture Surgery

    After training at LA County/USC Medical Center and an AO Trauma fellowship, Dr. Redfern stays sharp by treating Level 2 trauma joint and bone injuries at Sunrise Hospital. He currently is developing streamlined protocols for geriatric fracture patients.

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  • Total Joint Replacement & Arthritis

    When conservative treatments for arthritis damage fails, total joint replacement can relieve pain and restore function. Dr. Redfern has studied the technology and surgical procedures for joint replacement since his first year in engineering at USC.

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Joint Replacement

When nothing else has worked, Dr. Redfern has the expertise you need.

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Sports Medicine

If you have sports injuries trust us to make the right diagnoses today.

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Arthroscopic Surgery

Rely on Dr. Redfern's steady hand to speed up your recovery time.

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Fred C. Redfern, MD—Your Orthopedic Doctor in Henderson, NV

Fred C. RedfernInjuries to the shoulder, knee, or other parts of the body can be debilitating and limit your ability to walk and move around. However, you don’t have to suffer for long. Turn to the experienced and compassionate Dr. Fred C. Redfern for joint replacement, sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, and more. Recognized for his engineering efforts, excellent skills, and early adaption of cutting-edge surgeries, Dr. Redfern can help you with your joint replacement or arthroscopic surgery and get you back on your feet in no time.

Dr. Redfern has over 40 years’ experience in joint replacement and 25 years’ experience in arthroscopic surgery. Being one of the first doctors in the Las Vegas area to surgically complete advanced arthroscopic rotator cuff repair of the shoulder, Dr. Redfern has established a reputation as being able to offer patients the latest advances in minimally invasive surgery.

In the past 40 years, Dr. Redfern has contributed to the engineering research of total joint replacement. With this knowledge, he is able to select the best implants for his patients and provide exceptional care.
Dr. Redfern runs his own practice, and, by being the only doctor, can give each patient personalized service. This ensures that each patient is receiving the best care possible. His success with patients is demonstrated by his long career, with most patients being referred by previous patients. Dr. Redfern is known for his quality customer service, individual care, and interest in his patients’ well-being. He is happy to answer any questions or concerns his patients have.

Whether you’re an older patient who is having arthritic issues or an athlete with a sports injury, Fred C. Redfern, MD can help you. Call his office today at 702-456-2400 and request the services of your orthopedic doctor in Henderson, NV.

  • Nevada Orthopeadic Society

    Dr. Redfern established the Nevada Orthopaedic Society 501 (c) 6 in 2008, and served as its President and Board of Councilor to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He also established its political action committee, NVOS the BonePAC, and was instrumental in establishing and protecting tort reform in Nevada. While Dr. Redfern was president of the NVOS, they received the State Orthopaedic Society of the year award from the AAOS.


    Dr. Redfern has been a member of the Clark County Medical Society since starting his practice in 1988. He served on the Board of Trustees from 2008 to 2014 and was given the "President’s Award" in 2009 for his efforts to protect tort reform in Nevada.

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America

    Dr. Redfern is recognized for his skill in arthroscopic procedures and has been accepted as an active member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America.

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    Dr. Redfern was elected to the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine in 1997 for his expertise in the field of Sports Medicine. He represented Nevada on their Council of Delegates. He has served as faculty for the "Advanced Team Physician Course," lecturing on advances in the treatment of Shoulder and Knee problems.

  • American Orthopedic Association

    Dr. Redfern has been recognized for his leadership in orthopedics and elected to the American Orthopedic Association.

    American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

    Dr. Redfern has been a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons since 1992. He served on the Board of Directors, and was elected Chair of their Board of Councilors.