KEVIN L. GARVIN, MD - Nebraska Medicine
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KEVIN L. GARVIN, MD | (402) 559-8000

Primary Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgery (Board Certified)
Adults, Children and Adolescents

Accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance

Primary Location

4400 Emile Street
Omaha, NE 68198
Voice: (402) 559-8000
Fax: (402) 559-8746

Additional Locations

2727 South 144th Street, Suite 140
Omaha, NE 68144
Voice: (402) 559-8000
Fax: (402) 559-8746

Treatments & Conditions


Current Academic Status

Academic Department
Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation
Academic Title
Professor and Chair; L. Thomas Hood, M.D., Professorship


  • Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin, 1982
  • Internship: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1983
  • Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 1987
  • Fellowship: Hip Fellowship/Junior Attending, The Hospital for Special Surgery, 1988

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Interpreters available for all languages

Special Interests

Dr. Garvin is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon with special interests in hip and knee reconstruction, and the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal infections. He has maintained an active clinical practice, performing over 400 primary hip and knee arthroplasties, and periacetabular or femoral osteotomies per year. He has extensive experience performing all hip approaches (anterior, anterolateral, transtrochanteric and posterior).

Dr. Garvin has published over 100 peer-reviewed scientific articles and numerous textbook chapters. He has been an active researcher with grant funding.