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|3/8/2013 ||Dr. John Noble Named LOA President |
| ||Dr. John Noble, orthopaedic surgeon with Center for
Orthopaedics, an affiliate of Imperial Health, was recently installed as
President of the Louisiana Orthopaedic Association, a statewide, professional
membership organization comprised of 350 board certified and/or board-eligible
orthopaedic surgeons. |
|2/10/2013 ||Dr. Drez Completes 10-Year Certification Program |
| ||David Drez, Jr., MD,
orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist with Center for Orthopaedics,
has been recognized by the American Board of
Orthopaedic Surgery for successful completion of its Maintenance of
|1/24/2013 ||Imperial Health Laboratory Recognized for Providing Quality Services |
Health Laboratory—an ancillary service line of Imperial Health, the region’s
largest independent, physician-owned, multispecialty medical group—has met all
criteria for continued Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national healthcare
|11/1/2012 ||CFO Celebrates "Noshember" to Raise Money for Prostate Cancer Research |
If you see some scruffy faces on the doctors and male staff at Center
for Orthopaedics in November, it’s all for a good cause: Noshember. The guys are joining
forces through facial hair growth in support of prostate cancer awareness and
|10/17/2012||Dr. J. Trappey Earns Board Certification |
"J.” Trappey IV, MD, orthopaedic specialist with Center for Orthopaedics, has
been awarded certification by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, one of
the 24 certifying boards of the American Board of Medical
|9/20/2012 ||Dr. Drez Selected for National Sports Medicine Education Committee |
David Drez, Jr., MD, orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist with
Center for Orthopaedics, has been asked to serve on the American Orthopaedic
Society for Sports Medicine’s (AOSSM) Self Assessment Committee.
|6/21/2012 ||Dr. David Drez Honored by LSU School of Medicine |
Drez, Jr., M.D., orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist with Center
for Orthopaedics, was honored by the Department
of Orthopaedic Surgery at Louisiana State University School of Medicine
in New Orleans at their recent orthopeadic residency graduation ceremony.|
|6/5/2012 ||Center for Orthopaedics Welcomes New Nurse Practitioner
Fontenot, RN, ANP, has joined the clinical team of Dr. Craig Morton, physical
medicine and rehabilitation specialist with Center for Orthoapedics.
|5/3/2012 ||Center for Orthopaedics Names Director of Business Development |
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Former McNeese State
University running back coach Carlos McGee is the new Director of Business Development for Center for
|3/28/2012 ||Center for Orthopaedics Announces Expansion Project |
for Orthopaedics will soon begin construction on additions and renovations to
their Lake Charles office, located at 1747 Imperial Boulevard.
|3/20/2012 ||Dr. John Noble Named President-Elect of LOA |
Noble Jr., MD, orthopaedic surgeon with Center for Orthopaedics, has been named
president elect of the Louisiana Orthopaedic Association (LOA).
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|12/10/2012||Dr. Craig Morton Nominated as “Top Doctor” by National Medical Website |
| ||Craig Morton, MD, physical medicine and
rehabilitation specialist, has been nominated as a "Top Doctor” by HealthTap.com, the
world’s leading interactive health network.|
|7/6/2012 ||Dr. William Lowry Earns Board Certification |
Lowry Jr., MD, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialist with Center for
Orthopaedics, has been awarded Certification by the American Board of Physical
Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR), one of the 24 certifying boards of the American Board of Medical Specialties.
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|8/28/2012 ||Sports Injury Hotline Now Offered by Center for Orthopaedics |
The next time you or someone in your family has a sports-related
injury, expert help is just a phone call away. |
|8/17/2012 ||Center for Orthopaedics Named Sports Medicine Provider for Cameron Parish Schools
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The Cameron Parish School Board has chosen Center for Orthopaedics (CFO) as the exclusive provider of athletic trainers for their student athletes. The decision was announced at the Board’s August, 2012 meeting.
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|1/12/2013 ||Osteoporosis Support Group Meets January 24
Bone Health Central will host the monthly Osteoporosis Support Group meeting on Thursday, January 24.
|Foot and Ankle||<< Back To Top|
|6/12/2012 ||Dr. Green Provides Free Screenings at Special Olympics
Dr. Tyson Green, foot and ankle specialist with Center for Orthopaedics, recently screened 85 athletes through the Healthy Athletes Fit Feet program the Special Olympics Louisiana state games held in Hammond.
|3/14/2012 ||CFO Opens Foot and Ankle Clinic in DeQuincy |
| ||Dr. Kalieb Pourciau is now seeing foot and ankle patients in DeQuincy.|
|12/28/2011||Dr. Kalieb Pourciau Joins CFO Staff
| || Center for Orthopaedis has announced the addition of foot and ankle specialist Kalieb Pourciau to their medical staff. He joins Dr. Tyson Green in the podiatric medicine department of the group.
|11/17/2011||Dr. Tyson Green Named Clinical Coordinator for Special Olympics
| || Foot and ankle specialist Dr. Tyson Green with Center for Orthopaedics recently completed certification at the Special Olympics Training Center in Boston, enabling him to serve as a Clinical Coordinator for the Fit Feet program for games in our region.
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|4/18/2012 ||Dr. Foret's Work Published in National Journal |
Foret’s Work Published in National Journal
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|12/28/2011||Results of Dr. John Noble’s Knee Replacement Study Published in Medical Journal
| ||John Noble Jr., MD, orthopaedic surgeon with Center for Orthopaedics completed the Visionaire value pilot study earlier this year to evaluate the cost benefit ratio between the use of two types of instrumentation in total knee replacement procedures.|