In Louisiana, LSU Department of Surgery is synonymous with quality. Offering both consultative care and surgical services, we specialize in the minimally invasive procedures that allow you to speedily return to your normal activities. Thanks to the expertise of LSU’s experienced surgeons and research discoveries, our surgeons always offer the most advanced procedures in the field—leaving you with shorter recovery time, less post-surgical discomfort, and more time enjoying your good health.

The LSU surgical team will educate you on every detail of the procedure and maintain excellent communication with you throughout the entire pre-operation, surgical, and recovery process.

Our Surgical Faculty has clinics at the LSU Healthcare Network building on St. Charles Avenue, the Plastics, Breast Reconstruction, and Cosmetic Clinic on Napoleon Avenue, the Neuroendocrine Surgery Clinic on West Esplanade, the West Bank Multispecialty Surgical Clinic in Marrero, and the Hand Surgery Clinic on Houma Boulevard.

Whether you undergo a minimal procedure or intensive surgery, LSU surgeons will provide you with the highest quality of care.

Our surgical faculty is divided into the following specialty divisions:

· Cosmetic Surgery

· Craniofacial Surgery

· Endocrine Surgery

· General Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery

· Hand Surgery

· Microvascular Breast Reconstruction

· Neuroendocrine and Carcinoid Surgery

· Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

· Podiatry

· Surgical Oncology

· Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy

· Vascular Malformation Clinic

· Vein Care 

Vein Care

The LSU Vein Care Center is committed to providing comprehensive vein care – from spider vein treatments to varicose vein laser therapy.