6550 Main Street, Suite 2300, Zachary, LA 70791
PHONE (225) 658-1808  |  FAX (225) 658-5922

Procedures & Services

Dr. Whatley keeps current on the newest advances in orthopaedic care including:

Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery

  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Instability Repair
  • SLAP Repair
  • Biceps Tenodesis
  • Subacromial Decompression

Open Shoulder Surgery

  • Total Shoulder Replacements
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacements
  • Shoulder Hemiarthroplasty
  • Shoulder Replacement for Fracture
  • Open Shoulder Stabilization for Revision Instability and Bony Defects of the Glenoid (Latarjet)

Knee Replacements

Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

  • Arthroscopic ACL Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Chondroplasty
  • Arthroscopic Partial Medial and Lateral Meniscectomy
  • Arthroscopic Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Cartilage Restoration and Preservation Surgery of the Knee

  • Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation
  • Osteochondral Autograft Transplant Surgery (OATS)
  • Matched Osteochondral Allograft Surgery
  • High Tibial Osteotomy
  • Distal Femoral Osteotomy
  • Tibial Tubercle Osteotomy

Hip Replacements

  • Total Hip Replacements for Arthritis and Fracture
  • Hip Hemiarthroplasty for Fracture
  • DA (Direct Anterior Muscle Sparing Approach) Total Hip Replacement

Fracture Repair

  • Including Open Reduction Internal Fixation (Plates and Screws) and Intramedullary Nailing of fractures of the Shoulder, Humerus, Elbow, Forearm, Wrist, Hand, Hip, Femur, Knee, Tibia, Ankle and Feet

Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Iliotibial Band Release

  • For Recalcitrant Greater Trochanteric Bursitis and External Coxa Saltans (Snapping Hip)
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Our Approach

Each patient is unique so our goal is to get to know you as a partner in your care. Open communication, personal attention, and shared decision-making provide the foundation for our relationship. We begin with a comprehensive physical examination using the most advanced imaging technology available. That enables us to provide you with an accurate diagnosis. We will then develop an individualized treatment plan to relieve your discomfort and restore function while minimizing any possible risks.