Kevin M. Watson, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon located in New Orleans, LA

About Dr. Watson

Patients in the New Orleans, Louisiana area searching for top-notch orthopaedic care need to look no further than Kevin M. Watson, MD. Dr. Watson combines technical expertise and innovative approaches and has served at Orthopaedic Associates of New Orleans for more than a decade.

Dr. Watson’s early studies took place at Holy Cross High School in New Orleans, where he continues to serve as the team physician. Once he completed high school, he then went on to Vanderbilt University, where he graduated with high honors. He completed his medical training at the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, before refining his skills in a residency at the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

Dr. Watson is trained in all aspects of orthopaedic care but specializes in personalized total knee replacement. This procedure uses customized instruments tailored to the unique anatomy of each patient, allowing for precise placement and sizing of knee replacement components. After hundreds of successful customized knee replacement procedures, Dr. Watson has made a name for himself on both the local and national scale.

Direct anterior hip replacement is another area of specialty for Dr. Watson. He has perfected a minimally invasive technique that allows patients to ambulate on the day of surgery, while most only stay in the hospital for one day before returning home to continue the recovery process.

Patients seeking a highly skilled and accomplished orthopaedic surgeon should book an appointment to discuss their joint health needs with Dr. Watson. During that initial visit, you’ll receive an overview of diagnostic and treatment options, and have your questions and concerns addressed in a one-on-one setting.  

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Patients in the New Orleans, Louisiana area searching for top-notch orthopaedic care need to look no further than Kevin M. Watson, MD. Dr. Watson combines technical expertise and innovative approaches and has served at Orthopaedic Associates of New Orleans for more than a decade.

Dr. Watson’s early studies took place at Holy Cross High School in New Orleans, where he continues to serve as the team physician. Once he completed high school, he then went on to Vanderbilt University, where he graduated with high honors. He completed his medical training at the Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, before refining his skills in a residency at the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

Dr. Watson is trained in all aspects of orthopaedic care but specializes in personalized total knee replacement. This procedure uses customized instruments tailored to the unique anatomy of each patient, allowing for precise placement and sizing of knee replacement components. After hundreds of successful customized knee replacement procedures, Dr. Watson has made a name for himself on both the local and national scale.

Direct anterior hip replacement is another area of specialty for Dr. Watson. He has perfected a minimally invasive technique that allows patients to ambulate on the day of surgery, while most only stay in the hospital for one day before returning home to continue the recovery process.

Patients seeking a highly skilled and accomplished orthopaedic surgeon should book an appointment to discuss their joint health needs with Dr. Watson. During that initial visit, you’ll receive an overview of diagnostic and treatment options, and have your questions and concerns addressed in a one-on-one setting.  


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