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Robert Dugas, MD

Academic Office
1542 Tulane Avenue, Box T6-7
New Orleans, LA  70112
(504) 568-4680, Voice
(504) 568-4466, Fax

Practice Location:
200 West Esplanade AVe, Ste. 500
Kenner, LA  70056
(504) 412-1700, Voice
(504) 412-1701, Fax




1989 - Sport Medicine
University of Wisconsin

1988 - Orthopaedic Residency
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
New Orleans, LA

Charity Hospital of New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

MD - 1983
Louisiana State University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA

BS - 1979
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA



Dr. Dugas is a local graduate of Hahnville High School and LSU football All American.  He earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from LSU in 1979.  He was a three-time All Southeastern Conference player and an All-American offensive tackle for LSU. He was an academic All-American and received numerous awards.  Dr. Dugas recieved his Medical Degree from LSU Medical Center in 1983.  His orthopaedic residency was completed in 1988 through the LSU Health Sciences Center.  Following his residency, he completed a one-year Sports Medicine Fellowship in 1989 at the University of Wisconsin.  Dr. Dugas served as the University of Nebraska's Team physician.  He is Board Certified in Orthpaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.

Selected Publications

Dugas, R.: "Meniscal Salvage-Maintenance of Function." Orthopedics, 1991.

Dugas, R.: "Anterior Shoulder Subluxation in the Throwing Athlete." Orthopaedics, Vol. 14, No.1, p. 93-95, 1991.

Dugas, R., R & D'Ambrosia, R.: "Overuse Injuries in Runners." Physicians and Sports Medicine, July 1991.