Omar F. NazirM.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine


  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics and rehabilitation

Special focus on

  • Hand Surgery
  • Numbness
  • Pain
  • Shoulder and Elbow
  • Upper Extremity Surgery

I see patients at


Dr. Nazir is an orthopaedic surgeon, caring for patients with problems involving the muscles, bones and joints throughout the body. He has advanced training in hand upper extremity surgery as well as microsurgery. His fellowship training involved principles of both plastics and orthopaedic surgery, offering him a unique viewpoint for upper extremity problems.

In his spare time Dr. Nazir enjoys exploring Portland and all things that make our city unique. Within the city he enjoys going to new restaurants, from food carts to fine dining, live music and the Trailblazers. He is also an enthusiast of the outdoors with running, biking, backpacking and skiing among his hobbies.


  • M.D., 2009, Northeast Ohio Medical University
  • Residency:

    • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2010-2014
  • Fellowship:

    • Fellow, Hand Surgery, Department Of Plastics and Orthopaedic Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, 2014-2015
  • Certifications:

    • Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2018
    • Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand, 2019

Memberships and associations

  • American Medical Association

Patient ratings

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