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Douglas Lurie JR., MD

Dr. Lurie is an orthopedic surgeon in the New Orleans area. He is affiliated with Touro Infirmary.
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Dr. Lurie saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more arthritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more sciatica patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more degenerative disc disease (DDD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more osteoarthritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more back problems patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more spine condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more rotator cuff syndrome patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more sprained joint patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more spinal stenosis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more back pain patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more herniated disc patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more torn meniscus patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more tendonitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more sprained shoulder patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw sprained neck patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more broken bone patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more neck pain patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more plantar fasciitis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more rotator cuff tear patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more Achilles tendinitis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more sprained ankle patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more sprained leg patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more trigger finger patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more carpal tunnel syndrome patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more pinched nerve patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw sprained back patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more tennis elbow patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more De Quervain's tenosynovitis patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Lurie saw more peripheral neuropathy patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Repeat knee replacement rate

Dr. Lurie’s repeat knee replacement rate is similar to the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
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repeat knee replacement rate

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a lower rate of repeat knee replacement to improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

If you need a knee replacement, chances are you only want to have the procedure once. But some people need to have knee replacements done over again, sometimes due to prosthetic damage or infection from a first surgery. Not only is there pain, inconvenience, additional cost, and recovery time associated with a second surgery, but studies have also shown that the rate of complications after a revision of a knee replacement surgery is greater than for a primary knee replacement.

To help you understand how Dr. Lurie’s rate of repeat knee replacement compares to a typical doctor’s:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Lurie’s primary knee replacements resulted in a second knee replacement within 90 days of the first one— we call this their repeat knee replacement rate.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform primary knee replacements, using a statistical model to predict the repeat knee replacement rate for patients like Dr. Lurie’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Lurie’s rate of repeat knee replacement is lower than, similar to, or higher than the predicted rate.

This prediction is adjusted based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients will have a different predicted rate than one who treats healthier patients.

Locations

Dr. Lurie sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Gamma Radiosurgery Center of New Orleans
3434 Prytania St
New Orleans, LA 70115
1,359 miles away
1990 Industrial Blvd
Houma, LA 70363
1,401 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of South Alabama College of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2002

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Lurie is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Touro Infirmary
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    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2020)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield