Quick Recovery with minimally invasive surgery

Dr. Richard L. Meyer, JR.

Dr. Richard Meyer is Board Certified and the only Fellowship / Specialty Trained Orthopedic Surgeon in both hip and knee reconstruction / replacement and Sports Medicine at Touro Infirmary.

His 20 plus years of experience includes the Direct Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement, State-of-the-Art Computer Navigated Surgery, Partial Knee Replacements, Total Hip and Knee Replacements and Complex Revisions.

In fact, he is an instructor for the Direct Anterior Approach for Total Hip Replacement as well as the first Louisiana physician to use the CI Computer Navigation System to perform Knee Replacement Surgery.

Dr. Meyer is one of the most experienced Orthopedic Surgeons in the area, having performed thousands of successful Total hip and Knee Replacement surgeries using Computer Technology.

Education

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  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Tulane University Orthopaedics Surgery Residency
  • Fellowship – Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery, Tulane University
  • Fellowship - Sports Medicine and Hand Surgery, University of Virginia

Patient Line

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