Dr. Archie C. Perry Jr. once considered venturing into the corporate world or becoming an attorney. He ultimately chose the medical field because he had a desire to have a direct impact on people’s lives, “Seeing a patient in follow up and having them tell me I have positively changed, or even saved, their lives is very inspiring.”

A Las Vegas native, Dr. Perry graduated from the University Of Nevada School Of Medicine in 1998. He was honored as the top resident of his class during his orthopaedic surgery training at the Mayo Clinic, one of the premier orthopedic centers in the United States. He completed his orthopaedic spine fellowship training at the elite Twin Cities Spine Center. He is a board certified in pediatric and adult orthopedic spine surgery.

Dr. Perry has comprehensive training in general orthopedics including trauma, sports injuries of the spine, minimally invasive spine surgery and reconstructive spine surgery. He has expertise in comprehensive care of degenerative spine conditions and spinal deformities such as scoliosis and kyphosis.

Since returning to Las Vegas in 2004, Dr. Perry has treated both pediatric and adult patients for work-related injuries, car accidents, spine sports medicine, spine tumors, metastatic cancer and life changing scoliosis reconstruction surgeries. In his practice, he emphasizes patient education and active patient involvement in all treatment plan decisions. The key components to a healthy spine, he says, are weight control, core strengthening and maintaining an active lifestyle.

Dr. Perry is on the cutting edge of the latest advancements of neck and back surgery. This includes minimally invasive and outpatient surgery. There are a number of procedures include cervical and lumbar fusions that he is able to perform with minimal tissue trauma, allowing patients to be discharged home and recover in the comfort of their own home. With the use minimally invasive techniques, Dr. Perry is able to drastically reduce blood loss and postoperative pain, this eliminating the need for hospitalization.

Dr Perry MDOutside of his own practice, he is also a trauma surgeon at University Medical Center and Sunrise Hospital Medical Center. Additionally, Dr. Perry is a clinical instructor of surgery at the UNLV School of Medicine and serves as an adjunct for the clinical faculty at Touro University School of Medicine.

Dr. Perry supports and encourages his patients to support the Rebuilding All Goals Efficiently (RAGE) Agency, a spinal cord disability and rehabilitation foundation. He supports the Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada, serving children with cancer and their families. He is also a candidate member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Outside of work, the UNLV Alumni football player is an active athlete. He enjoys spending time with his children as they play football and basketball when in season, or go swimming and relax by the pool.

Dr. Archie Perry, Jr. – Spine Institute of Nevada Credentials: MD
Medical Specialty: Orthopedic Surgeon

Address: 2800 E. Desert Inn Road, Suite 100, Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: 702.239.3787
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