Joseph Zavatsky, MD

Joseph Zavatsky
Ochsner Medical Center 1514 Jefferson Hwy. New Orleans, LA 70121  1-866-OCHSNER
Ochsner Baptist 2700 Napoleon Ave. New Orleans, LA 70115  504-899-9311

Specialties Offered

Dr. Zavatsky earned his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He completed his surgical internship and orthopaedic surgery training at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA. At New York University / Hospital for Joint Disease he completed an orthopaedic surgery fellowship specializing in spine. Additionally, he completed a traveling AO Spine International Fellowship at the Instituto Ortopedico Galeazzi in Milan, Italy. Dr. Zavatsky joined the staff at Ochsner in September of 2008, and his interests include cervical spine and pediatric and adult spinal deformity.


  • Medical School: University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh, PA
  • Residency: Albert Einstein Medical Center - Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship: New York University/Hospital for Joint Diseases - New York, NY