Dr. Chris Hebert is a board certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon, specializing in foot and ankle surgery. He grew up in Lake Charles, but the majority of his family is from Lafayette and Vermilion Parish. Prior to joining Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists Dr Hebert cared for patients at the University of Texas Medical Branch, where he also served as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Hebert received his fellowship training at the University of Washington and studied with Dr. Sigvard Hansen, pioneer in orthopedic surgery and author who has written textbooks on orthopedics and foot and ankle surgery. Dr Hebert completed his orthopedic surgery residency program at Tulane University Medical Center. Dr. Hebert obtained his medical degree from Tulane Medical School, where he was awarded an Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society Membership by finishing in the top ten percent of his medical school class. He completed his undergraduate studies at McNeese State University. Dr. Hebert is a member of several professional societies including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS), the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS),the Louisiana Orthopaedic Association (LOA), and the Lafayette Parish Medical Society (LPMS).