Dr. Jorge Isaza, MD

Dr. Jorge Isaza, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(33)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jorge Isaza, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Del Valle, Cali Columbia in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

10629 Hillary Ct

Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Coccygeal Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Herniated Disc
high
more than 84% of peers
Spondylosis
normal
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Isaza's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Isaza "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. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Isaza "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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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Isaza does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic 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
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • University of Valle, Cali
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Del Valle, Cali Columbia
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Hospital Universitario
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Tulane University Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Spine Surg PSC
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Isaza has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Isaza has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Isaza's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Isaza to family and friends
4.1
based on 33 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Isaza's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes
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. 


Patient Comments (3)

in Melissa, TX
Excellent doctor and staff. I highly recommend them.
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in Baton Rouge, LA
Outstanding professional and compassionate human being. The best spine doctor in Louisiana! He saved my life and has changed my outlook towards the future.
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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...more
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