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Michael Avery La Salle, M.D.

Michael Avery La Salle, M.D.

Dr. Michael A. LaSalle is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He graduated from the University of Southwest Louisiana with a BS in biology and a minor in chemistry. He earned his Doctor of Medicine degree at Louisiana State University Medical Center in 1995 and completed an Orthopedic Surgery Residency at LSU in 2001. He was chief resident from 2000-2001.

Dr. LaSalle spent most of his training at Level One trauma center, Charity Hospital, in New Orleans, LA. He also received extensive training in Sports Medicine with Dr. David Drez, MD in Lake Charles, LA. He was an apprentice under Dr. Robert D’Ambrosia, MD for joint replacements, under Dr. Ronnie Matthews, MD for hand surgery in Baton Rouge, under Dr. Mitch Harris, MD and Dr. Norman Chutkan, MD for spine surgery, under Drs. Robert Dehne, MD and Keith Donato, MD foot and ankle surgery. He completed his pediatric orthopedic training at Children’s Hospital in New Orleans. He remains board certified in orthopedic surgery through the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

Dr. LaSalle is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Louisiana Orthopedic Association, Terrebonne Parish Medical Society and the Louisiana State Medical Association. He is currently on staff at Terrebonne General Medical Center, St. Anne’s Hospital in Raceland, Gulf Coast Surgical Center and Physicians Specialty Surgical Hospital.

See Dr. LaSalle’s AAOS page with links to more information on specialties and Houma Orthopedic.

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treatments: Achilles Tendinitis, Adhesive Capsulitis, Ankle Fracture, Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear, Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder), Autoimmune Diseases, Back Pain, Bone Disorders, Bursitis, Cancer, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Chondrocalcinosis, Chronic Neck Pain, Chronic Pelvic Pain, Clavicle Fracture, Complications of Joint Prosthesis, De Quervain's Disease, Degenerative Disc Disease, Elbow Bursitis, Elbow Injuries, Elbow Sprain, Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis), Femur Fracture, Foot Conditions, Foot Fracture, Foot Sprain, Fracture, Gait Abnormality, Glenoid Labrum Tear, Gout, Hammer Toe, Hand Conditions, Hand Fracture, Hip Fracture, Hip Sprain, Internal Derangement of Knee, Intervertebral Disc Disease, Intervertebral Disc Herniation, Knee Dislocation, Knee Disorders, Knee Fracture, Knee Sprain, Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow), Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip), Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle), Low Back Pain, Lupus, Myelopathy, Osteoarthritis, Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot, Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist, Osteoarthritis of Hands, Osteoarthritis of Hip, Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh, Osteoarthritis of Knee, Osteoarthritis of Shoulder, Osteoarthritis of Spine, Osteopenia, Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain, Pathological Spine Fracture, Pelvic Fracture, Peripheral Nerve Disorders, Plantar Fasciitis, Pseudoarthrosis, Pyogenic Arthritis, Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Rheumatoid Arthritis, Rib Fracture, Rotator Cuff Tear, Runner's Knee, Scapular Fracture, Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Scoliosis, Shoulder Dislocation, Shoulder Disorders, Shoulder Impingement Syndrome, Spinal Stenosis, Spine Deformities, Spine Disorders, Spondylitis, Spondylolisthesis, Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear), Sternum Fracture, Systemic Chondromalacia, Tibia and Fibula Fractures, Trigger Finger
procedures: ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery, Arm Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Release, Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy), Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair, Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment, Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed, Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open, Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment, Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed, Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open, Fracture Care, Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment, Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open, Herniated Disc Surgery, Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment, Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed, Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open, Hip Replacement, Hip Replacement Revision, Hip Resurfacing, Joint Drainage, Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment, Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed, Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open, Knee Arthroscopy, Knee Replacement, Knee Replacement Revision, Knee Surgery, Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy), Myofascial Trigger Point Injection, Neuroplasty, Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone, Rotator Cuff Surgery, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Dislocation Treatment, Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment, Shoulder Fracture Treatment, Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities, Spine Fracture Treatment, Steroid Injection, Trigger Finger Release, Trigger Point Injection, Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate, Wrist Fusion, Wrist Replacement
office: Houma, Thibodaux