Dr. David Aiken Jr, MD
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Dr. David Aiken Jr, MD


Orthopedic Surgery | Male

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Dr. David Aiken Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Metairie, LA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Aiken Jr is affiliated with East Jefferson General Hospital.

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    Dr. Aiken Jr's Care Philosophy

    Providing the most up-to-date, highest quality care in a personal, private manner, where the Dr. Aiken has the time to spend as much one-on-one time as your problem requires. Dr. Aiken fully informs each patient of their options and lets the patient decide what is best for them.

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    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
    •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
    •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      • Chairman Of Orthopedics, East Jefferson General Hospital, 1990-1992
      • Voted One of New Orleans Best Orthopaedic Surgeons by other doctors from 2008 to the present, 2007 to pr
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    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Ankle Disorders
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Injury
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Ankle
    • Arthritis of the Foot
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Disorders
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
    • Degenerative Spine Disorders
    • Dislocated Joint
    • Elbow Disorders
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Deformities
    • Foot Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Head and Neck Conditions
    • Herniated Disc
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Disorders
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Injuries
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Muscle Diseases
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Diseases
    • Occupational Injuries
    • Orthopedic Trauma
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Sports Injuries
    • Tendon Disorders
    • Traumatic Spine Disease
    • Wrist Disorders


    • Medical School
      Tulane University School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1978

    • Internship Hospital
      Charity Hospital

      Completed in 1979

    • Residency Hospital
      Ochsner Fdn

      Completed in 1983

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Touro Infirmary

      Completed in 1983

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
    • Ankle Surgery
    • Arthrocentesis
    • Arthroscopic Acromioplasty
    • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
    • Bicep Repairs
    • Bursa Injection
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Casting
    • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
    • Elbow Surgery
    • Foot Surgery
    • Fracture Care
    • Hammer Toe Repair
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Injection
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Ligament Reconstruction
    • Low Back Procedure
    • Meniscectomy
    • Neck Pain Procedure
    • Nerve Surgery
    • Non-Operative Spine Treatment
    • Osteotomy
    • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Splinting
    • Subcromial Decompression
    • Supartz® Injection
    • Synvisc® Injection
    • Tendon Repair
    • Tendon and Bursa Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate