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At Ochsner Health Center - Kenner, we are providing our patients with a full-service orthopedics team close to home. We are committed to providing patient-centered, leading-edge care for all types of orthopedic injuries and conditions in a convenient location.
Why Ochsner for Orthopedics Care in Kenner?
The orthopedics team in Kenner is led by Ronald Jay French, MD who specializes in hand, micro vascular and upper extremity surgery, and Dr. Howard Hirsch, MD who specializes in hip and knee replacements. Patients in Kenner are also seen by Kayleigh Binet, PA-C and Jacob Shaw, PA-C, who are both certified by the National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants. Together, they provide a wide range of quality orthopedic services.
Meet Our Team
Learn more about our physicians and physician assistant.
- Received Five Stars from Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement™ for total knee replacement and hip fracture treatment in 2018.
Make an Appointment
To make an appointment, call 504-443-9500 or visit myochsner.org to schedule an appointment online.
200 West Esplanade Ave.
Kenner, LA 70065
How to Refer a Patient
To initiate a patient transfer with a physician 24/7, contact the Regional Referral Center at 855-OHS-LINK (855-647-5465).
Conditions We Treat
We treat orthopedic conditions including but not limited to:
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Chronic Pain of the hip, knee, shoulder, hand and wrist
- Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
- Ganglion Cyst
- Medical and Lateral Epicondylitis
- Rotator Cuff Injuries
- Soft-Tissue Injuries
- Torn Meniscus
Prcoedures We Offer
We offer the following procedures and services, including:
- Hip replacement surgery
- Knee replacement surgery
- Imaging studies including x-rays, MRI and ultrasound
- Arthroscopic rotator cuff surgery
- Diagnostic ultrasounds
- Shoulder replacement surgery
- Hand and wrist injuries
- Tendon repair
- Carpal tunnel surgery