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8080 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Suite 1000, Baton Rouge, LA 70810
phone (225) 924-2424 •  fax (225) 408-7929

Sports Medicine

Sports medicine is specialized medical care for treatment and prevention of sports-related injuries. From athletes to active individuals, sports medicine helps patients continue injury-free active lifestyles.

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Arthroscopic Surgery

Arthroscopy is a surgical procedure used to visualize, diagnose and treat problems inside a joint. A small incision is made and pencil-sized instruments are inserted to magnify and illuminate structures inside the joint.

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Replacement Surgery

Approximately 23,000 people have shoulder replacement surgery each year. Shoulder replacement has been proven to relieve severe shoulder pain and restore function in the vast majority of patients.

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Quality Orthopaedic Care

Larry "Chip" Bankston, MD is committed to excellence by pledging to provide the highest quality of orthopaedic care possible. Along with the treatment of immediate or chronic problems, he strives to integrate the doctrine of prevention in all his treatment plans as a way to alleviate possible future difficulties.

Dr. Bankston treats a full range of orthopaedic conditions using the newest proven advances in orthopaedic care. His specialty areas of interest include sports medicine, shoulder and elbow surgery, along with arthroscopic and reconstructive knee surgery.  A native of Baton Rouge, Dr. Bankston is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon at Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic.

We are pleased to have you as a patient. If you have any questions, always feel free to contact our office and our trained staff will assist you in any way possible.