Dr. Kevin Darr, MD

Dr. Kevin Darr, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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55 y/o
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Dr. Kevin Darr, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Covington, LA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

Covington Orthopedics

19343 Sunshine Ave

Covington, LA 70433
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Peoples Health
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Darr "I am committed to providing my patients with comprehensive, progressive orthopedic care, including today's most innovative and best practices to achieve optimal orthopedic function and performance. In addition to traditional orthopedic treatments and surgery, I also offer minimally invasive alternatives utilizing state of the art technology and integrative orthobiologic therapies and treatments. I believe in the body's natural ability to heal itself and keep abreast of the latest advances and research related to orthopedic and sports medicine."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cell Based Therapy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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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

  • Louisiana State Univeristy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Charity Hosp-LSU
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Med Center La New Orleans Lsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • New England Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Darr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Member
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Member
  • American Board of Regenerative Medicine, Member
  • American Medical Association, Member
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America, Member
  • International Cellular Medicine Society, Member
  • International Federation for Adipose Therapeutics and Science, Member
  • Louisiana Orthopedic Association, Member
  • LWCC Physician Advisory Committee, Member
  • The American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, Member

Dr. Darr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Darr to family and friends
3.6
based on 34 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Darr's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (11)

in Bogalusa, LA |
Dr Darr is a very professional and caring Dr. His main concern is you the paient as a whole not just your problem. The care he provides is second to none. He will spend as much time with you as needed to answer questions,explain what he will be doing and offer opportunities to use different...more
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in Mandeville, LA |
On April 20, 2016 I had a full knee replacement. Surgery went as scheduled and I was up moving a day or so later. Now I was moving with the aide of a walker and a nurse but they had me moving. His attention to detail and explanation is excellent. My wife enjoyed all the attention she received and...more
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in Hammond, LA |
Before having my knee replacement,I spoke with 20 other people who had the same procedure. One name kept coming up,Dr.Kevin Darr. The 3 patients of his that I spoke with were way ahead of the curve both in rehabilitation and overall satisfaction with the end results. I met with him and had my right...more
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in Franklinton LA |
Just returned for my 2-year follow-up Stem cell bilateral knee procedure with Super results..Quality of Life..Mobility..pain reduction.. ????
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in Covington, La |
I had arthroscopic surgery due to a torn meniscus. Dr. Darr and his staff did an Amazing job. Was really shocked to get a call personally from Dr.Darr later in the evening to just check on me. First Class!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Darr accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice Open Access POS
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice PPO
    HealthFund - Health Savings Account POS
    HealthFund - Health Savings Account PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Preferred Care Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna Healthcare of Louisiana
    Cigna POS
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
    Open Access HMO
    Open Access Plus
    Open Access Plus PPO
    Open Access POS
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care HMO
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) HMO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Gold
  • Medicare
    Blue Choice 65
    Blue Choice 65 Select
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network
    PHCS Network EPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
    PHCS Open Access PPO
  • Peoples Health
    Choices Plus HMO
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    TRICARE Reserve Select
    TRICARE Retired Reserve
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Darr has admitting privileges

St. Tammany Parish Hospital
1202 S Tyler St
Covington, LA 70433
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Louisiana Heart Hospital
64030 Highway 434
Lacombe, LA 70445
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Lakeview Regional Medical Center
95 Judge Tanner Blvd
Covington, LA 70433
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Fairway Medical Surgical Hospital
67252 Industry Ln
Covington, LA 70433
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