Steven R. Norris, MD

Steven R. Norris, MD

Shoulder and Knee

Shoulder & Knee Reconstruction, Shoulder Arthroplasty

Triad Region

Greensboro-Signature Place

Dr. Norris is a board certified orthopedic surgeon. He specializes in shoulder and knee reconstruction including primary, reverse, and revision shoulder replacements. Other services include sports medicine and general orthopedics. Dr. Norris has earned an American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Subspecialty Certificate in Orthopedic Sports Medicine.

Dr. Norris served on active duty as an orthopedic surgeon in the United States Army from 1998 to 2002. While assigned to Womack Army Medical Center at Ft. Bragg, NC, he served as Chief of the Orthopedic Surgery Service from 2000 to 2002. Dr. Norris deployed twice to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

Dr. Norris serves actively in the community. He is an Assistant Scoutmaster with Troop 101 in the Boy Scouts of America. He has led multiple backpacking high adventure treks to Philmont Scout Ranch in Northern New Mexico. Dr. Norris is an active member of Lawndale Baptist Church in Greensboro and enjoys volunteering at Caldwell Academy.

The desire to serve others as well as his interest in sports medicine & outdoor activities led him to pursue a career in orthopedic surgery. Dr. Norris strives to deliver patient-centered care. This approach enables his patients to be well informed partners in the treatment process.

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  • Undergraduate: Duke University, Durham, NC
  • Medical School: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
  • Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Subspecialty Certificate of Orthopedic Sports Medicine


  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • Greater Greensboro Society of Medicine (GGSM)

Triad Region is now offering Telemedicine Appointments!

Triad Region

Due to the emergency medical response to COVID-19, EmergeOrtho Triad Region is happy to announce that we are now offering video appointments (telemedicine) to most of our patients in addition to face-to-face office visits. These telemedicine appointments are a great option for our patients – allowing you to meet with your physician or other EmergeOrtho...

Dr. Norris is an extremely nice and patient doctor. Very personable and takes time to really listen. I would highly recommend him.

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Dr. Norris is wonderful. He takes the time to talk to you and get to the heart of the matter. I never feel like he is trying to rush off to somewhere else. He's thorough and pretty nice too!

Steven Norris Review


A New Level Of Orthopedic Care Has Emerged

As our patient, you will benefit from a full range of orthopedic services, specialties and technologies, including physical and occupational therapy, advanced imaging services, and urgent care walk-in services providing immediate diagnosis and treatment for urgent orthopedic conditions.

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