Dr. John Ochsner has performed over 5,000 joint replacements while on staff at Ochsner and publishes and lectures on the outcomes of hip and knee surgery. He was the first surgeon in New Orleans to use the gender specific total knee. He has trained in all new techniques for minimally invasive surgery and advanced pain control. He uses the most current implants, such as large head metal on metal total hip replacement, and computer navigation for joint replacement. Dr. Ochsner completed his undergraduate degree at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York. He earned his medical degree from Louisiana State University in New Orleans and completed a year of hip and knee fellowship surgery at Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Ochsner is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon and has been specializing in hip and knee joint replacement surgery for 20 years. He is on the board of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and has participated in its research and membership committees.Read more
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ochsner Jr to family and friends is 5 out of 5