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


2014 AAOS
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, March 11-15, 2014- New Orleans, La. Learn more about this event »



NFL Players Association taps Tulane University to provide medical services to former players. Read more »

Dr. Ramon Rodriguez
Dr. Rodriguez discusses foot & ankle issues with New Orleans Living Magazine. View video »

Dr. Buddy Savoie
Felix "Buddy" Savoie, M.D. continues to epitomize a world class Orthopaedic practice. Read more »

Paul Gladden to Carry on Tradition
A long tradition, started by Raoul Rodriguez, M.D. in the eighties, ... Read more »

For Former Kicker, the Price of Fearlessness
Former Saints kicker, Tom Dempsey, receives cutting-edge treatment at TISM from Gregory Stewart, M.D. New York Times

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