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Orthopaedic Doctors in Lafayette LA
Paul C. Buzhardt, M.D.
Otis R. Drew, M.D.
Brian Etier, M.D.
Stanley Foster, M.D.
James Hlavacek, M.D.
Adam Kennedy, M.D.
Angela Mayeux-Hebert, M.D.
John Schutte, M.D
Mike Schutte, M.D.
Blaine Walton, M.D.
Scott Yerger, M.D
The team of orthopaedic specialists at Acadiana Orthopaedic Center at Lafayette General provides each patient with a full understanding of his or her joint pain treatment options. Whether is knee pain, hip pain, or even shoulder pain, our physicians can help. The goal is to achieve the highest quality of life with the least amount of risk. Our
orthopaedic surgeons specialize in diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of orthopaedic conditions in both adults and children.
To learn more about or make an appointment for Acadiana Orthopaedic Center at Lafayette General,
Orthopaedic Surgeon Office Locations
Dr.'s Buzhardt, Etier, Foster, Hlavacek, Leonard, J. Schutte, Walton, and Yerger are located at
1448 S. College Drive
, Lafayette, LA
Dr. Drew is located Lafayette General Orthopaedic Hospital,
4212 West Congress St., Ste. 1600
, Lafayette, LA
Dr. Drew is also located at Acadia General Hospital
1113 East Northern St.,
Dr.'s Mayeux-Hebert and Kennedy are located at Lafayette General Surgical Hospital,
1000 W. Pinhook Road
, Ste. 305, Lafayette, LA
Dr. Kennedy is also located at St. Martin Hospital,
1555 Gary Dr., Ste. B,
Breaux Bridge, LA
Dr. Kennedy is also located at
121 Tivoli St.
, Abbeville, LA
Some of the more common specialities are:
Hip Reconstruction & Knee Reconstruction
Hip Replacement & Knee Replacement
Joint Preservation Arthroscopic Surgery
Computerized Surgical Navigation Joint Replacement
Minimally Invasive and Muscle Sparing Surgical Techniques
Revision of Failed Hip Replacement & Knee Replacement
Shoulder Disorders & Shoulder Replacement
Gender Specific Knee Replacement
Advanced Bearing Technology in Hips & Knees
Alternatives to Traditional Total Hip Arthroplasty & Hip Resurfacing Unicompartmental & Partial Knee Replacement
Award Winning, Nationally Recognized Orthopaedic Program
Lafayette General Medical Center (LGMC) is certified by The Joint Commission for Disease-Specific Care for Joint Replacement of the Hip, Knee and Shoulder giving it the Gold Seal of Approval among Acadiana hospitals. The national survey firm Press Ganey, Inc., places LGMC in the top 1% in the nation for orthopaedic patient satisfaction, making it clear that LGMC is the optimal place for orthopaedic care. There’s no stronger endorsement of care than the word of our patients.
WomenCertified® also named LGMC among America’s Best Hospitals for Orthopaedics. Earning a Woman’s Choice Award is based on robust criteria that consider female patient satisfaction and what women say they want from a hospital such as quality physician communications,
of nurses and support staff, cleanliness and trusted referrals from other women.
Learn more about our Orthopaedic program
MAKOplasty - Only at Lafayette General
MAKOplasty® is a patient-specific, robotic arm procedure
for partial knee replacement, total knee replacement
total hip replacement. It is designed to relieve pain caused by joint degeneration. By targeting only the damaged part of the knee, your surgeon can repair the knee while sparing healthy bone and ligaments surrounding it. In hip replacement cases, the robotic arm helps provide unprecedented surgical accuracy. This technology is a proven success, with over 37,000 partial knee replacement surgery cases and 5,500 hip replacement surgery cases already performed nationwide, with tremendous outcomes.