Dr. Patrick Ellender, MD

Dr. Patrick Ellender, MD

Save
Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
43 y/o
(26)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Patrick Ellender, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Thibodaux, LA. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.

Orthopedics LA

604 N Acadia Rd Ste 508

Thibodaux, LA 70301
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Learn about Dr. Ellender

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ellender performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Ellender's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ellender "Dr. Patrick Ellender received his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He performed his Orthopaedic surgical residency at Louisiana State University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in New Orleans. Additionally, Dr. Ellender completed an Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in Boston. Dr. Ellender specializes in arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, knee, hip, ankle and elbow. He also has additional training & experience with cartilage repair and joint preservation surgery. He is on the active medical staff of Thibodaux Regional Medical Center & Bayou Region Surgical Center. Dr. Ellender is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Dr. Ellender is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Louisiana Orthopaedic Association. Outside of the office, Dr. Ellender enjoys time with his wife and children, cooking, hunting, fishing, golf and football."
Less
Read Less

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

88  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • 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
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Less
Read Less

42  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • 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
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • 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 and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Less
Read Less

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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

  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ellender has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ellender does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ellender and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Ellender's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ellender to family and friends
26 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Ellender'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

The way Doc is with his patients is Finominal. He cares about the people he takes care of. Thank you for your patience and caring Dr E
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Recently had my RC surgery performed by Dr. Ellender and his staff. Could not ask for better treatment skill-wise or just making interaction a pleasure; Really good folks all the way around He performed RC surgery on the opposite shoulder several years ago and I still have full range of motion and...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I just had Arthroscopic Surgery done on my knee by Dr. Ellender. He is good...really good. I know that there are other really great Orthopedic surgeons out there but from my personal experience, I would highly recommend him.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Ellender did surgery on my fractured femur, he inserted a rod. I was convinced when I first came around from the surgery and all the pain med I had been given, that I would never walk again...but with the PT and Rehab he ordered for me, I can walk now. My surgery was on 01/30/17. And I was full...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Thanks to Dr. Ellender & your staff for your hospitality. Everyone from check in to check out was kind & courteous. I needed an injection in my arm. I was very nervous and almost didn't go through with it. But Dr. Ellender put my mind at ease. He was so professional but yet caring & concerned...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Ellender
Are you Dr. Ellender?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!