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Treating over 30,000 athletes a year
with groundbreaking innovations

Convenient Sports Medicine Locations

Schedule an appointment online at one of our convenient locations. Same-day appointments available.

Peter Blessey, MD

Stephen Choate, MD
New Orleans

Kevin Doulens, MD

Deryk Jones, MD
New Orleans

Benjamin Guevara, MD
Covington & Slidell

Andrew Gottschalk, MD
New Orleans

Aaron Karlin, MD
Covington & New Orleans

Scott Montgomery, MD
New Orleans

Misty Suri, MD
New Orleans

Team of Experts

Official healthcare provider of the 
New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.

Innovative treatment for sports injuries, close to home.

Don’t let a sports injury keep you sidelined. The team of specialists at Ochsner Sports Medicine Institute provides advanced care for student athletes, weekend warriors and everyone in between. Find a location near you, and schedule an appointment today!


What We Offer


Our team of world-renowned orthopedic surgeons, specializing in sports medicine, uses the latest technology and techniques to help you heal.


We’ll develop a personalized recovery plan specifically for your injury, sport and activity level.


Our pro coaches at Ochsner Performance Training can help you increase endurance and agility after an injury.

What We Treat

We provide advanced treatment options for all sports and fitness-related injuries, including:

  • Achilles tendons
  • Concussions
  • Fractures
  • Hamstrings
  • Hips
  • Knees, including ACL tears
  • Rotator cuffs
  • Shin splints
  • Shoulders
  • Strains and sprains

Innovating Healthcare 
for Athletes

You're relentless about every shot, every stroke, every down, and you need support that's equally relentless.

Same-day and next-day appointments

help you get better fast.

Our certified athletic trainers provide expertise at

more than 50 schools across the region.

Our concussion center is the

region’s most advanced.

Baton Rouge

New Orleans

North Shore

Aaron Karlin, MD
Covington & New Orleans

Nicholas Goyeneche, MD

Baton Rouge

North Shore

Greater New Orleans

16777 Medical Center Drive
10310 The Grove Boulevard

4845 Main Street, Suite D, Zachary

25455 LA-1, Plaquemine

1000 Ochsner Boulevard, Covington

41676 Veterans Avenue, Hammond

104 Medical Center Drive, Slidell

13100 River Rd.,  Suite 200
Destrehan, LA 70047

1201 S. Clearview Parkway Building B

605 Lapalco Boulevard, 

502 Rue De Sante, Suite 306
Laplace, LA 70068

2005 Veterans Memorial Boulevard, Metairie

5300 Tchoupitoulas St., Ste. C2, 
New Orleans

1532 Robert E. Lee Blvd., 2nd Floor
New Orleans, LA 70122

Lauren Leslie, DO
New Orleans

David Leslie, DO
New Orleans

Jeremy Burnham, MD
Baton Rouge

Jeffrey Burnham, MD
Baton Rouge

Kasey Hill, MD
Baton Rouge

Christopher Bankhead, MD
Baton Rouge

Sean Bradley, MD
Baton Rouge

Karim Meijer, MD
New Orleans

Brian Godshaw, MD
New Orleans & Destrehan

Shannon Clemons Goode, MD
New Orleans

Olabode Agaja, MD
New Orleans & Westbank

Ryan Rhodes, MD
Slidell & Picayune