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    North Jersey Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute

    6 Brighton Rd #101

    Clifton, NJ 07012


    Open Monday thru Friday 9am to 5pm

    Closed Weekends

    855 SPRT DOC (855-777-8362) | Book Your Appointment | Patient Log-In


    Lyndhurst Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

    Minimally invasive surgical and nonsurgical orthopaedic treatment and care

    Orthopaedic and Sports Injury Specialist

    At NJOSMI, our commitment is in support of your dedication to an active lifestyle. The advanced, personalized care you receive for all your orthopaedic and sports injury-related healthcare needs is delivered by our Board Certified orthopaedic surgeon and dedicated staff, working together to ensure your comfort, satisfaction and excellence in care. We offer efficient, comprehensive medical care grounded in prevention and treatment. At NJOSMI, we strive to be the orthapaedic and sports medicine provider of choice for all of Lyndhurst, New Jersey and the surrounding areas.

    Whether you’re a professional athlete, a student, or someone with limited athletic activity, you will receive superior care at NJOSMI. Our team believes that everyone deserves the same quality treatment options that are available to the Pros. Our skilled and highly trained medical professionals develop rehabilitation protocols tailored to each individual’s needs.

    NJOSMI specializes in a wide range of treatment options for your orthopedic and sports-related injuries or diseases. These options include non-invasive or minimally invasive surgical care, as well as non-operative treatment, rehabilitation and physical therapy. Our responsive staff works closely with each Lyndhurst patient to help accelerate the healing process and return them to their highest possible level of activity after injury.

    Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Services

    NJOSMI provides a full spectrum of care for sports injuries, work injuries, orthopaedic injuries and illnesses and all manner of damage to your bones, joints and soft tissue. Our institute treats all ages.


    • Scaphoid Fracture
    • Arthroscopic Surgery


    • Dislocation/Subluxation Repairs
    • AC Joint & Bicep Injuries
    • Bankart Repairs
    • Arthroscopic Surgery


    • Nerve Injury
    • Cartilage Repair
    • UCL Injuries/Tommy John Procedure


    • Complete Hip Replacement
    • Birmingham Hip Resurfacing


    • Jones/5th Metatarsal Fractures
    • Instability/Ligament Repairs
    • Arthroscopic Surgery


    • ACL Reconstruction
    • Cartilage Repair/Re-Growth
    • Meniscus Repair/Meniscal Transplants
    • ACL Reconstruction

    Sports Injury Medicine Specialist

    Dr. Michael C. Russonella is a premier Lyndhurst, New Jersey Orthopaedic physician. He was encouraged to pursue orthopaedic medicine as a result of his excellent treatment for a high school football shoulder injury from the American Sports Medicine Institute. After earning his medical degree, and then training in trauma, joint replacement and sports medicine at Peninsula Hospital Center, Dr. Russonella returned to ASMI to complete a fellowship program. He then opened the New Jersey Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Institute.  Dr. Russonella is committed to education, prevention and treatment in the field of orthopaedics and sports medicine.

    From diagnoses through recovery, NJOSMI offers comprehensive care to Lyndhurst residents who require sound, reliable, effective orthopaedic care for any musculoskeletal issues, injuries or diseases.