Dr. Lucius Craig III, MD

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Dr. Lucius Craig III, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery | Male

Bone & Joint Clinic 2600 Belle Chasse Hwy Ste I, Terrytown, LA 70056 Get Directions

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
      • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Ankle Sprains and Strains
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Bone Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Degenerative Scoliosis
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Foot Conditions
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Hand Conditions
      • Herniated Disc
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Disorders
      • Limb Pain
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lumbar Spine Fracture
      • Myelopathy
      • Myopathic Gait
      • Neck Pain
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Osteopenia
      • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
      • Spinal Instability
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Thoracic Spine Fracture

      Procedures Performed

      • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Complex Spine Surgery
      • Epidural Steroid Injections
      • Fracture Care
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
      • Knee Surgery
      • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
      • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
      • Lower Spine Surgery
      • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Lumbar Spine Surgery
      • Microdiscectomy
      • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
      • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
      • Neck Surgery
      • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
      • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
      • Spinal Cord Stimulation
      • Spinal Fusion
      • Spine Fracture Treatment
      • Spine Surgery
      • Steroid Injection

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        Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        Lsu

        Graduated in 2000

      • Internship Hospital
        Lsu

        Completed in 2001

      • Residency Hospital
        Lsu

        Completed in 2005

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Texas Back Institute

        Completed in 2006

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Craig III'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
      • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Craig III's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Dr. Craig III's Care Philosophy

      Our goal is patient-centered care.