Orthopaedics

Our specialists are conveniently located in Uptown and in Kenner. Patients may make their own appointments for consultation, or be referred by other physicians, and we accept most insurance carriers. Learn more about our department.

Hours: 8a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday
Kenner Orthopaedics &Sports Medicine Phone: (504) 412-1700

For patients aged 18 and under, Children’s Hospitalis home to LSU’s Pediatric Orthopaedic Specialists. 

We look forward to caring for your orthopaedic needs including, but not limited to:

-Joints
-Total joint replacement:

Hip replacement (anterior approach)
Knee replacement
Shoulder replacement

-Revision total hip

-Sports injuries, including:

Interior cruciate ligament (ACL) repair
Knee meniscus injuries
Shoulder rotator cuff injuries
Orthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder, elbow ankle and hip

-Foot and ankle problems, including:

•Bunion surgery
Treatment of diabetic foot problems

-Hand injuries and conditions, including:

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

-Care of injuries from falls and accidents, including:

Work injuries
Diagnosis and management of problems arising from osteoporosis and thin bones

About  Our Department

While joint pain and inflammation are more common in older patients, they can occur at any age. LSU orthopaedists specialize in treating conditions and injuries involving bones, joints, muscles, and connective tissues throughout the body. Because of their extensive training and experience, our team of board certified and fellowship trained orthopedic surgeons are ready to tackle the most complex cases as well as treat simple injuries from your neck to your toes.