J. Ochsner, MD

  • Sr Physician-Vice Chair, Southshore Region
  • 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA, 70121
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  • Dr. Ochsner is an orthopaedic surgeon who specialized in hip and knee joint replacement surgery for more than 30 years. He completed a yearlong hip and knee surgery fellowship at Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. He has been on the board of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and has participated in research and membership committees. Dr. Ochsner continues to publish and lecture on the outcomes of hip and knee surgery. He performed over 9,000 joint replacements at Ochsner. Dr. Ochsner was the first fellowship trained surgeon in New Orleans to specialize in joint replacement. Dr. Ochsner is no longer operating, but will continue to see non-operative patients