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Dr. Matthew Williams, MD

Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery ·  Male · Age 46

Dr. Williams

Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists

108 Rue Louis XIV # B Lafayette, LA 70508

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(337) 235-8007


Dr. Matthew Williams, MD is an orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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(337) 235-8007

Dr. Williams accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Gilsbar 360
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
Medicare
MultiPlan
Peoples Health
PPO Plus
Railroad Medicare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Universal American
Verity Healthnet
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Dr. Williams' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams treats Osteoarthritis of Shoulder more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Williams treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Shoulder Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams treats Shoulder Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Williams treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams performs Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Williams performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair

Dr. Williams' conditions and procedures:

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Revision Surgery
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Dr. Williams' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Williams

4.8

Based on 18 reviews

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About Me

Care Philosophy

As a subspecialty musculoskeletal center, we strive to provide each patient with access and treatment with fellowship trained sub-specialists for their orthopaedic problems.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Shoulder Surgery-Clinique St. Anne Lumiere, Lyon France
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Shoulder Surgery-University Of Texas Health Science Center
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Residency Hospital
2002
Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Internship Hospital
2001
Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
1995
Millsaps College
Undergraduate School
2007
2007
2006
2002
2001
1995

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Locations

Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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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)