Dr. Eric Lescault, DO

Dr. Eric Lescault, DO

Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Eric Lescault, DO is a joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedic specialist in Shallotte, NC and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1996 and specializes in joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

5160 Ocean Hwy W

Shallotte, NC 28470

Contact Information

(910) 332-3800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Lescault's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lescault "My wife and I moved to Brunswick County in 2007 after serving 7 years on active duty in the US Army. My exposure to the world of Orthopedics and the military ,on 3 different continents, has given me a wide breadth of expertise . However I have a strong interest in caring for individuals with shoulder Injuries from rotator cuff tears, instability and arthritis. As well as individuals with Sports related injuries and arthritis. My leadership experience in the medical community should also be mentioned as I strive to make Brunswick County a Healthier more active community. I am Co owner of Cape Fear Fitness in Southport, Cape Fear Fitness 2 (Kids Gynmastic Facility), Crossfit Southport and Crossfit Ocean Isle Beach. I have served as Chief of Staff for J Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital. Board Member of the J. Arthur Dosher Memorial Fund , Vice President of Orthopedic Specialists and Currently an active Shareholder in Emerge Ortho, One of the largest private orthopedic practices in North Carolina. I currently Practice not only in Brunswick County but in New Hanover county as well. I have practiced Orthopedic surgery in the Brunswick Community for the past 10 years after Leaving Womack Hospital at Ft. Bragg. Brunswick County is and will continue to be my Home."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lescault "I believe the patient should be treated as an individual and not just a body part."

7  Specialties

  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

43  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Neuroplasty
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fusion


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • University Of New England / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • York Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • R.O.T.C Scholarships, 1989 -1992
  • H.P.S.P. Scholarship, 1994-1996
Media & Publications

Dr. Lescault has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lescault's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lescault to family and friends
31 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Lescault'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 (7)

I met with the doctor for shoulder pain. He quickly diagnosed the most likely problem and recommended S.L.A.P. surgery where he repaired a bicep tendon and a tear. The communication was excellent and the doctor explained the entire process and the recovery expectations.
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Dr. Lescault performed hip replacement surgery on me to repair a hip that had been broken many years ago due to an automobile accident. He thoroughly explained the procedure to me and calmed my fears of the surgery. Compared to my original incision Dr. Lescault performed a work of art. After 5...more
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Dr. Lescault has treated my son and myself. I did my ACL reconstruction. This is the second time I've had this surgery. He sent me for an MRI and back for the consultation within days; the entire process was faster and easier than the first ACL repair. He is professional and cares about his...more
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Dr. Lescault and his staff are great. The nurse was very friendly and made good conversation above that of the normal patient/nurse exchange. My interface with the receptionist was similar. Dr. Lescault was very cordial and explained the results in simple detail related to my shoulder injury. His...more
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Dr. Lescault is outstanding. He actual takes the time to talk with and listen to his patients. Staff is friendly and helpful, but I did have a problem scheduling surgery. But all in all I highly recommend.
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