Dr. Barry Henry, MD

Dr. Barry Henry, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Barry Henry, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

401 N College Rd Ste 2

Lafayette, LA 70506

Contact Information

(337) 235-2663

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 36% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
more than 14% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
more than 13% of peers

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Dr. Henry's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Henry "Dr. Barry Henry has always been drawn to helping others, which naturally led him to a career in healthcare. Self-discipline combined with his strong spirituality helped him excel as a student. After graduating from LSU, he performed his residency at Texas Tech Health Science School and received "The Texas Orthopaedic Association Resident Research Award" in 1998. In September of 2000 he opened his current practice with the goal of offering the people of Acadiana a unique combination of philosophy and medicine resulting in the highest quality orthopaedic care in the region. Dr. Henry has earned certification in sports medicine by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, ranking him among less than three percent of Orthopaedic surgeons nationwide who have achieved the subspecialty certification. He is also one of eight orthopaedic surgeons in Louisiana, to hold the sports medicine certification. An avid athlete, Dr. Henry has a special connection with all his patients, especially injured athletes and those hoping to maintain an active lifestyle. Dr. Henry is happily married and lives with his wife and children in Acadiana."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Henry "Not all patients react the same way to the same injury, which is why Dr. Henry treats each patient on a personal level to prescribe the best path to heal their specific injury. Ultimately, the main goal is to leave each patient rehabilitated and with a "Plan" to remain healthy throughout the rest of his or her life. Dr. Henry seeks the most effective treatment for each individual, whether the solution is physical therapy, non-invasive techniques, or surgical care. Dr. Henry is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sub-specialist in Sports Medicine and has delivered state-of-the art surgical and non-surgical techniques and unparalleled outcomes to his patients for the past 15 years in his unique, private practice setting. Dr. Henry has a special connection with all his patients, especially injured athletes and those hoping to maintain an active lifestyle."


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7  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

76  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendonitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture


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46  Procedures


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Texas Tech University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Tx Tech University Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • State of Texas Resident Research Award, 1998
Media & Publications
  • Classification of Reverse Obliquity Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures: Interobserver Reliability when Examining Preoperative Radiographs., 1998
  • Reverse Obliquity Trochanteric Hip Fractures: "Suggestions for Management in Elderly.", 1998
  • The Thomas Knee-Splint: Questionable Boast of an Indispensable Tool., 1996
  • The Effect of Local Hematoma Blocks on Early Fracture Healing., 2002
  • Cox Friday Night Football Interview, 11-01-2011

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Henry's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Henry to family and friends
44 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

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Dr. Henry's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

From the time you walk in til the time you walk out, all of the staff are very courteous and friendly Dr. Henry and his staff are very thorough and provide excellent level of care. I highly recommend his practice.
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Recently had lateral and medial meniscus surgery. Dr. Henry did an outstanding job. Very professional. Walked out of the facility putting full weight on knee. Minimal pain the first day with no pain after.
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I went in to get my shoulder looked at, the staff was very friendly and I was in the back in no time. After a short wait, I was brought back for a X-Ray and Dr. Henry was their quickly to explain my injury. he was very clear and made sure I understood everything that was going on and the plan of...more
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Love the prompt service. Everyone is always friendly and very helpful
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I would recommend Dr. Henry to anyone. The entire staff treated me well and expressed concern for my diagnosis. Dr. Henry took the time to explain my situation and prognosis. He eased my mind and was able to help me reduce pain and consider all alternatives.
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