Dr. Walter Choate, MD

Dr. Walter Choate, MD

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36 y/o
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Dr. Walter Choate, MD is a sports medicine doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 36 years old and has been practicing for 6 years.

Ochsner Health Center - Elmwood

1221 S Clearview Pkwy Bldg B

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Accepted insurance

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Choate's Experience

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Dr. Choate's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
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  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Choate does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

  • 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, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment

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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

  • UNIV OF TN HLTH SCI CTR
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Ochsner Foundation Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Choate has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Choate has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Ochsner Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Choate's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Choate to family and friends
5.0
based on 36 total reviews (27 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Choate'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (27)

in New Orleans, LA |
Dr. Choate is one of the most professional, competent and caring doctors I have ever known. He took time explaining to me what would be involved with my arthroscopic knee surgery and answered my questions thoroughly and honestly. I am 71 years old and I honestly felt that he took as much care...more
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in Bourg la |
Very freindly staff, it was as pleasurable as having surgery could possibly be. I would recommend Dr Choate in a second!!
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Portland, OR |
I would like to shared my experience with being treated by Dr. Choate while he practice at Luke Air Force Base. I has a very bad injury to my right ankle. He has a great bed side manner and reassured me numerous times that I would recover from this injury. I also had pain control issues which...more
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in Peoria, AZ |
Great surgical and medical skills with an unbelievalbly positive bedside manner. This is rare for surgeons today. Called me at home multiple times to check on me after my shoulder surgery. He genuinely cares about his patients and puts their needs first.
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in Goodyear, AZ |
Fantastic surgery outcomes on two seperate occassions...right shoulder and left clavicle. Excellent surgical operations, follow-on care and physical therapy referrals/support. Explained procedures thoroughly and addressed my concerns, discussed procedure using x-rays and other visual aids.
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Hospitals where Dr. Choate has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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