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James Russell, MD, FACEP

James A. Russell, MD, FACEP


Year joined staff:


  • Sports Medicine



University of Vermont College of Medicine


University of Vermont, Surgery
Milwaukee Institute of Trauma and Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine


Dr. James Russell serves as both the Director of Sports Medicine Services at Vermont Orthopaedic Clinic as well as the Medical Director at our adjunct facility, Killington Medical Clinic. He’s certified by the American Board of Emergency Physicians and holds a certificate in Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine from the same organization.

A long-time Vermonter, Dr. Russell received his BA from the University of Vermont in Burlington, followed by his MD from the Medical College of Vermont, also in Burlington. He completed his surgical residency at the University of Vermont and another in Emergency Medicine at the Institute of Emergency Medicine and Trauma in Milwaukee, WI.

Dr. Russell has been associated with Killington Medical Clinic since 1986 and with VOC since 1997.

Teaching or Professional Positions

Director of Sports Medicine Services, Vermont Orthopaedic Clinic
Medical Director, Killington Medical Clinic
Medical Director for Occupational Health and Employee Health, Rutland Regional Medical Center
Adjunct Professor, Athletic Trainers program, Castleton State College

Professional Memberships

Vermont Orthopaedic Clinic
American College of Emergency Physicians

Office Information

Contact Information

  • Office Phone: 802-422-6125
  • Fax: 802-422-1202

Killington Medical Clinic

Office Hours

Dr. Russell sees patients daily during the ski season, from November through April, at Killington Medical Clinic. Walk-ins welcome.


Contact Us:

Vermont Orthopaedic Clinic

3 Albert Cree Drive
Rutland, Vermont 05701
tel 800.625.2937
fax 802.773.2204

Killington Medical Clinic

3902 Killington Road
Killington, VT 05751
tel 802.422.6125

Spine Care at VOC

tel 802.772.2439
fax 802.747.6223

East Dorset Medical Campus

51 Tennis Way
East Dorset, VT 05253
tel 802.362.4865

Immediate Care

To access immediate care, call our Urgent Access Care Line at 800.625.2937.

Vermont Orthopaedic Clinic

Vermont Orthopaedic Clinic

3 Albert Cree Drive
Rutland, VT 05701
tel 800.625.2937
fax 802.773.2204

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