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Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
4112 Outlook Boulevard,
Pueblo, CO 81008
Managed and operated by Centura Health Physician Group.
As orthopedic specialists in the community of Pueblo and southern Colorado, our mission is to provide exceptional musculoskeletal care in a timely, professional and caring atmosphere. Our team of board certified surgeons specialize in the care of fractures, joint replacement, arthritis, sports injuries, the spine, shoulder surgery, hands, foot and ankle problems, and others.
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A Pueblo native, Dr. Nakamura first joined our community in August
2006 as a PC Orthopedic Surgeon at Pueblo Orthopedics. Prior to that,
Dr. Nakamura served as an Orthopedic Surgeon at Mayo Clinic's Austin
Medical Center from 2003 to 2006. Past experience includes emergency
services and the fabrication of orthotics and prosthetics.
Dr. Nakamura holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry,
graduating summa cum laude from Colorado State University in 1993. He
graduated from Yale University School of Medicine with a medical degree
in 1997. He completed his orthopedics education and training at Tulane
University with an Internship in General Surgery in 1998, Orthopedic
Surgery Residency in 2002, and a Total Joint Fellowship in 2003. He is
board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and
specializes in knee replacement.
In addition to a multitude of research experience and publication
contributions, Dr. Nakamura has volunteered as a team physician high school and collegiate athletic programs.
Dr. Romero, a Pueblo native returns home after completing a Sports Medicine Fellowship with the Santa Monica Orthopedic Sports Medicine Group in Santa Monica, CA. He completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago and his
Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Colorado School of Medicine. He graduated cum laude with a major in Biology and minor in Chemistry from the University of Southern Colorado (now Colorado State University - Pueblo). Dr. Romero is a graduate of Pueblo County High
Dr. Romero is passionate about sports medicine and over the course of his training was involved with the care of teams and athletic programs including: the Los Angeles Galaxy and Chivas USA (MLS), US Soccer Mens National Team, Pepperdine University, Santa Monica City College, the
Chicago Sky (WNBA) and the University of Illinois at Chicago Flames. He also was a member of the medical staff for professional cycling's Tour of California. He currently serves as team physician for the Colorado State University-Pueblo football program.
Dr. Romero specializes in the arthroscopic treatment of athletic injuries and conditions of the shoulder, hip and knee.
Dr. Romero enjoys hunting, camping, snowboarding, weight training, billiards and golf.
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