Dr. Ernest L'Heureux Jr, MD

Dr. Ernest L'Heureux Jr, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Ernest L'Heureux Jr, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Edmond, OK and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

1405 NW 150th St

Edmond, OK 73013

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Care Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. L'Heureux Jr's Experience

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  • Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. L'Heureux Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. L'Heureux Jr "E. Alexander L'Heureux Jr, MD, FACS, the principle spine surgeon at Southern Orthopedic Spine Care, is a fellowship trained spine surgeon located in the metropolitan Oklahoma City area. He has been performing exclusively, scoliosis and spine surgery for the last 20 years. After completing medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas, Dr. L'Heureux completed his residency in Orthopedic surgery at New York Medical College. Dr. L'Heureux was then accepted into the prestigious spine surgery fellowship program at Twin Cities Spine Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota where he trained under the guidance of 10 internationally famous spine surgeons. Southern Orthopedic Spine Care is a private practice facility dedicated to giving you the personalized and comprehensive spine care that you deserve. We specialize in all areas of spine care including nonsurgical and surgical treatments, and we pride ourselves on individual attention to each patient. Our goal is to work as a partner with our patients to provide them with education and understanding of their unique spine problem. At Southern Orthopedic Spine Care we believe in providing patients with the most modern and comprehensive spine care available. This involves working closely with each patient on an individual basis to accurately evaluate, diagnose, and make treatment recommendations based on the patient's individual needs. Dr. L'Heureux performs a wide variety of surgical and nonsurgical spinal procedures involving the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar regions of the spine. We would be privileged to schedule your personal consultation with our spine care team. To get started, call 405-844-5222 for an appointment."


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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Kyphosis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lordosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuritis
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Fracture


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45  Procedures

  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Texas Christian University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • New York Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • New York Med Coll/Westchester Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Twin Cities Scoliosis Spine Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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