Dr. Jorge E. Isaza, MD

Dr. Jorge E. Isaza, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery | Male | 61 years old

Dr. Jorge E. Isaza, MD is one of the leading spine specialists in the United...Read more

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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    Dr. Isaza's Review Details
    4.1 based on 28 responses
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    • Helpfulness
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    • Staff
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    Experience with Dr. Isaza
    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (28)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (27)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (27)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
       (27)
    Dr. Isaza's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (28)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
       (27)
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
       (27)
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes (25)
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    Dr. Isaza says

    I care for all of my patients as I would a close family member. My staff and myself are committed to providing you the best experience possible when you visit Spine Specialists of Louisiana. Your feedback and your endorsement are greatly appreciated. 

    Baton Rouge, LA |
    If you don't want to become disabled like me, don't let Dr. Isaza experiment on you
    in Baton Rouge, LA |
    Dr. Isaza has the most caring staff that I have ever had the pleasure dealing with. They truly care for you as an individual. He guided me through the treatment process and figurative "held my hand" even when he sent me to a different doctor for pain management. As a surgeon I thought he would be quick to want to operate on my problems but he tried every avenue to alleviate the pain before he suggested surgery. I appreciated that thoroughness. I HIGHLY recommend Dr. Isaza and his staff.
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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Broken Neck
    • Bursitis
    • Cervical Herniated Disc
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Herniated Disc
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Pain
    • Limb Pain
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
    • Torticollis
    • Vertebral Column Tumors

    Procedures Performed

    • Adult Scoliosis Correction
    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
    • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (ALIF)
    • Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Hemilaminectomy
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Laminotomy
    • Lumbar Disc Replacement
    • Lumbar Fusion
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
    • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
    • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (PLIF)
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injection
    • Total Disc Replacement

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      Sanctions

      No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Del Valle, Cali Columbia

      Graduated in 1981

    • Internship Hospital
      Hospital Universitario

      Completed in 1982

    • Residency Hospital
      Tulane University Sch Med

      Completed in 1989

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Spine Surg Psc

      Completed in 1990

      Tulane University of Louisiana

      Completed in 1990

    • Undergraduate School
      University Of Valle, Cali

      Graduated in 1981

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Isaza's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

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    Dr. Isaza's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Isaza

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    Dr. Isaza says...

    Dr. Jorge E. Isaza, MD is one of the leading spine specialists in the United States and internationally. He has pioneered some of the latest advancements in evaluating and treating cervical and lumbar spine conditions and injuries, including minimally invasive spine surgery, spinal fusion surgery, and disc arthroplasty.

    Dr. Jorge E. Isaza has a mission to provide the best options available to help patients regain movement and return to the activities they enjoy without debilitating back and neck pain. 

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    Dr. Isaza's Care Philosophy

    Compassionate and Specialized Care in the Treatment of the Spine. Experience matters when it comes to your back. Your back comes first. 

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    Dr. Isaza says...

    Dr. Jorge Eduardo Isaza has more than fifteen years of experience in the care of spinal ailments. He is fellowship trained in Pediatric and Adult Spine Surgery and is Board Certified by the American Board of Spine Surgery. 

    Dr. Isaza has participated in multiple clinical trials in the advancements of spine surgery and is considered an expert in his field. He has been the led investigator for many FDA studies related to spine surgery. He is extensively published in the leading medical journals and is recognized both nationally and internationally as one of the leading spine surgeons in the world. 

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    Dr. Isaza says...

    I care for all of my patients as I would a close family member. My staff and myself are committed to providing you the best experience possible when you visit Spine Specialists of Louisiana. Your feedback and your endorsement are greatly appreciated.