Dr. Claude Williams, MD

Sports Medicine  |  
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Age 58
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Dr. Claude Williams, MD
Timothy P. Finney, M.D. received his orthopaedic training at Louisiana State University Medical School. He completed a fellowship in sports medicine and arthroscopy at Sports Medicine West in Salt Lake City, Utah. Dr. Finney has worked with high school, intercollegiate, semi-professional and professional athletics in the Greater New Orleans Area. He has been a team physician for the New Orleans Saints football team since 1993. He was selected as one of the U.S. Olympic team physicians in 1996. Dr. Finney received the NFL Team Physician Society's Outstanding Team Physician of the Year Award for 2005. He has participated in the training of LSU family practice sports medicine fellows and is a clinical professor at LSU. His interests include sports related injuries and pathology of the shoulder and knee. He has extensive training and experience in total arthroscopic shoulder, rotator cuff, and labral repairs. Dr. Finney performs arthroscopic ACL reconstructions and meniscus repairs on all range atheletes from the Weekend Warrior to the Professional Athlete. He also administers injections of PRP in the knee and Shoulder.

Southern Orthopedic Specialists

2731 Napoleon Ave

New Orleans, LA 70115

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Dr. Claude Williams, MD

Dr. Claude Williams, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Williams' Experience

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  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
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Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprains and Tears
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sports Injuries
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Procedures

  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Total Knee Replacement

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Education

  • Louisiana State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Charity Hosp Of La
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Lsu Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Sports Med Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Williams accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Williams has admitting privileges

East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
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Ochsner Baptist
2700 Napoleon Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115
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