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Dr. John Schutte, MD

Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Schutte

Acadiana Orthopedic Group

1448 S College Rd Lafayette, LA 70503

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(337) 233-5300


Dr. John Schutte, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1980 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.


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(337) 233-5300

Dr. Schutte accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Schutte's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schutte treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schutte treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Knee Pain
Knee Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schutte treats Knee Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schutte treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Joint Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schutte treats Joint Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schutte treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schutte's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • ACL Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • MAKOplasty®
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion

Dr. Schutte's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schutte

4.7

Based on 82 reviews

5 Stars
91.46341463414635%
(75)
4 Stars
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(1)
3 Stars
1.2195121951219512%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
6.097560975609756%
(5)

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Right Knee has been Bone to Bone for quite some time, Had total knee replacement 2 weeks ago and have just now begun the real healing process. So far Excellent care and Feel the new knee will a great upgrade in m Quality of life.
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Excellent doctor and was highly recommended
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Dr Schutte is an excellent physician He is compassionate and I would recommend him to anyone. Thank you for being the best and always putting your patients first
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Very good Phycian
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Please tell and informing
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Completely satisfied with Dr. Schutte and his team!
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We have not gone for the follow up visit after surgery , we go on March 28,2019. all of my other visit we very satisfied. The doctor,staff and the receptionist were very helpful in every way we needed. They explain in detail what all we need to know we are very happy with the service I was provided. They are very friendly, Thanks
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Dr. Schutte nothing but great to me. He is a professional, caring and vastly experienced orthopedic surgeon. His staff is also caring, easily accessible. I high recommend Dr. Schutte to anyone in need of knee surgery.
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The Best
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Excellent advice and care.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

My objective as a physician and surgeon is to consistently and accurately diagnose patients' problems and offer the best in conservative surgical care. I strive to deliver "excellence" in care and service, to my patients and the community.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1985
Lsu Medical Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
1981
Lsu Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1980
La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
Medical School
1976
Lsu Med Sch
Undergraduate School
1985
1981
1980
1976

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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85% Patient experience rating, 16% higher than the national average

89% Patient experience rating, 20% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

89% Patient experience rating, 20% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2017)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)