Dr. Claude Williams, MD

Dr. Claude Williams, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Claude Williams, MD is a sports medicine specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1985 and specializes in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

2731 Napoleon Ave

New Orleans, LA 70115

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Insurance Accepted

  • 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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  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
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Dr. Williams' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Williams "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."


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2  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Williams does not have any board certifications listed.

20  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • 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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