Where Does It Hurt?

Where Does It Hurt?

We provide comprehensive orthopaedic care for musculoskeletal conditions. Here you can find information for some of the conditions we treat. 

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Make An Appointment Today

We are able to prepare for your initial appointment with complete registration by telephone.  Online registration will allow you to efficiently provide much of the necessary information.

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Patient Center

Patient Center

Learn what to expect when you are scheduling a visit to our office for a consultation, planning a procedure or beginning physical therapy.   We can help you prepare for your visit and answer your insurance and billing questions.

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Southern Orthopaedic Specialist

Southern Orthopaedic Specialist

Southern Orthopaedic Specialists is a comprehensive group of board certified and fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeons providing quality musculoskeletal care to the Greater New Orleans area as well as the Gulf Coast region.

 

Our practice is committed to the preservation of the physician/patient relationship, the independent group-based practice of medicine and embracing its obligation to deliver high quality, cost-effective healthcare services.

Our Promise

Southern Orthopaedic Specialists is an independent private practice of experienced orthopaedic surgeons with a focus on helping you recover safely and quickly.  Our goal is for you to return to your active independent life a soon as possible.

Our Story

Southern Orthopaedic Specialists is a longstanding center for excellence in Orthopaedic care in New Orleans, Louisiana originating in 1945 with the practice of Dr. Rufus H. Aldrich.
He was one of the foremost orthopaedic surgeons in the South.  He was soon joined be Dr. Daniel C. Riordan who...

Our Future

We are committed to the New Orleans community and we look forward to continuing to provide our region with access to the highest quality orthopaedic care by seeking excellence in our personnel and maintaining focus on the safest, proven techniques and advancements in musculoskeletal care.