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Michael Hinton, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Lake Charles, LA, CHRISTUS Ochsner Lake Area Hospital


Orthopaedic Surgery Lake Charles, LA

Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder Surgery

Joint Replacement Specialist

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  • At Hinton Orthopaedics, we specialize in orthopaedic procedures, including all surgeries with knees, shoulders, hip, ankles, hands/elbows and fractures. Dr. Hinton is on the forefront of orthopaedic medical research to ensure that his patients receive the best care possible. Our practice prides itself in offering the best orthopaedic care in the Lake Charles area with a team that takes the time to fully understand your questions and concerns. Your health is our priority.
  • Hinton Orthopedics

    Alan Hinton, M.D. Orthopedic Services

Education & Training

  • Louisiana State University
    Louisiana State UniversityResidency, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1989 - 1994
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Louisiana State University School of MedicineClass of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 1996 - 2006
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1994 - 1996
  • LA State Medical License
    LA State Medical License 1989 - 2022
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Louisiana's Best Doctors 2015-2016 Best Doctors, Inc, 2007-2016
  • Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011

Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • Louisiana Life's Best Doctors 2015-2016
    Louisiana Life's Best Doctors 2015-2016December 31st, 2015
  • Taking Hip Replacemnet Surgery to a New Level
    Taking Hip Replacemnet Surgery to a New LevelDecember 23rd, 2015

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