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“In Recognition and Appreciation of Your Immeasurable Contributions and Extraordinary Vision That Have Strengthened Our Profession and Community”.

The Louisiana Orthopaedic Association awarded Dr. Raoul Rodriguez a Lifetime Achievement Award at its annual meeting on February 28th at the Sheraton Hotel, New Orleans.

Pictured are Dr. Raoul Rodriguez (at the podium) and 2 of his sons, both of whom are Orthopaedic Surgeons. On the left is Ricardo Rodriguez, MD of Baton Rouge, and on the right is Ramon Rodriguez, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery at Tulane.

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Chair's Message

 Chairs MessageMessage from Raoul P. Rodriguez, Chairman of Orthopaedics

Welcome to the Tulane Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. We have a dual role of education and service. Patient care is provided by our outstanding Faculty and Resident Staff. Our Faculty has experts to care for all kinds of orthopaedic problems. Our doctors care for patients of any age with musculoskeletal problems. Patients are seen at a variety of locations throughout the greater New Orleans region. Read more »

Congratulations Dr. Michael O'Brien

Dr. O'Brien was recently elected as an Associate Member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) in October. He was also selected as the Tulane School of Medicine Junior Faculty Representative for the American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Council  of Faculty and Academic Societies (CFAS).  To read more please click here


The Boys are Back Uptown

We are overjoyed to announce this year our boys will be playing back on campus at our new stadium! Yulman Stadium's home opener will be September 6, 2014 vs. Georgia Tech. To read more about our new stadium click here. 

For the complete 2014-2015 schedule and ticket information, please click here.

38th Annual Guy A. Caldwell Lectureship

The 38th Annual Guy A. Caldwell Lectureship will be held Friday, September 26, 2014 and Saturday 27, 2014. 

To continue reading about the lectureship, click here.



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