Dr. J. Trappey Earns Board Certification
George "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 Specialties.Originally from New Iberia, Louisiana, Dr. Trappey received a Bachelor of Science from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and earned his Medical Degree from LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport. He completed an Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina, and a Fellowship in shoulder and elbow reconstruction surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School. Dr. Trappey joined Center for Orthopaedics, an affiliate of Imperial Health, in 2010. He sees patients at the Lake Charles and Sulphur offices of Center for Orthopaedics.