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As the region’s only hospital dedicated to orthopedics, Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Hospital strives to provide each of our patients with a comprehensive understanding of their joint pain along with treatment options. 

From preoperative services to post-surgery needs, our goal is to help patients achieve the highest quality of life with the least amount of risk.

Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Hospital serves as an extension of Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center.

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Why Choose Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Hospital?

We are a full-service hospital that delivers high-quality orthopedic care to patients in our community. We offer orthopedic treatments and services including sports medicine, outpatient diagnostics, a 24-hour emergency department and inpatient physical therapy. 

Our specialists offer surgical, diagnostic and rehabilitation services to enhance your healing and keep you active. 

The Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Center is located within the Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Hospital, giving patients an immediate first point of contact to arrange consultations, manage visits and plan procedures. 

Visitor Information

Hospital Visiting Hours: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Hospital Night Visiting Hours: 9 p.m.-5 a.m.

Visitor Guidelines: One visitor per patient, 18 and older, is allowed to stay overnight. Children under 12 may visit patient rooms with adult supervision. We ask that the adult supervisor ensure that the visiting children do not disturb other patients. No more than two visitors may occupy a patient’s room at one time.


Gold Seal of Approval: Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center is certified by The Joint Commission for Disease-Specific Care for joint replacement of the hip, knee and shoulder giving it the Gold Seal of Approval among Lafayette area hospitals. The national survey firm, Press Ganey, Inc., places OLGMC in the top 1% in the nation for orthopedic patient satisfaction.

Blue Distinction Center Designation: Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Hospital has been named a Blue Distinction Center for knee and hip replacements by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities that show a commitment to delivering high quality patient safety and better health outcomes, based on objective measures that were developed with input from the medical community and leading accreditation and quality.

Our Services

Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Hospital is designed for orthopedic and sports medicine care. You will receive care from our team of orthopedic surgeons and specialists. 

With the most experienced orthopedic team in the Lafayette area, our providers offer a level of experience you can’t find anywhere else in the region. Our physicians hold an impressive number of specialty certifications and post-graduate degrees. Our services and treatments include:

  • Orthopedics
  • Hip pain and hip replacement surgery
  • Knee pain and knee replacement surgery
  • Child and adult hip preservation
  • MAKO Robotic-Arm: knee and hip replacement
  • Sports medicine
  • Orthopedic rehab
  • Therapy and wellness
  • Fracture care
  • Advanced injection therapies
  • Minimally invasive and muscle sparing surgical techniques
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Advanced bearing technology in hips and knees
  • Alternatives to traditional joint replacement

Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Center

Our team of orthopedic specialists at Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Center provides each patient with a full understanding of his or her joint pain treatment options. Whether you have knee pain, hip pain or even shoulder pain, our physicians can help. Our board-certified orthopedic surgeons specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of orthopedic conditions in both adults and children. We are now located in the Medical Office Building on the campus of Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Hospital, the region's only hospital dedicated to orthopedics.

Schedule an Appointment

The Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Center is located at:

4212 W. Congress St.
Suite 3100
Lafayette, LA 70506

To make an appointment, call 337-703-3201.

You can use your online portal, MyOchsner, to get current test results, schedule appointments and easily access your medical history online. Use the MyOchsner website or download the MyOchsner app to your mobile device.

US News & World Report Best Regional Hospital 2023 24 Southwestern Louisiana

U.S. News & World Report

Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center, including Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital, Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopedic Hospital and Ochsner Cancer Center of Acadiana, is ranked as the best hospital in Southwestern Louisiana.

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