Celebrating 90 years of service

About Orthopedics Services

Recognized by U.S. News and World Report as a Best Hospital specializing in Orthopedics, Our Lady of the Lake provides excellent, comprehensive and compassionate care to patients with musculoskeletal conditions. Whether you are in need of fracture care, reconstruction, or total hip and knee surgery, our award-winning team of orthopedic specialists, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, and social workers are ready to help

With a focus on comprehensive care and successful clinical outcomes, the Orthopedic Unit has 30 dedicated patient beds—more than any other hospital in Baton Rouge—staffed with a ratio that is adjusted every shift according to the acuity level of the patient. To better provide for the total care of the orthopedic patient, the team interacts with other clinical departments including respiratory therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy and social services.