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Dr. Jonathan Foret
Orthopaedic Specialist

Originally from Lake Charles, Dr. Foret is a graduate of St. Louis High School. He earned his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University and his Medical Degree from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, where he served as President of Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of South Carolina Greenville Health System University Medical Center in Greenville, South Carolina. In Greenville, he worked closely with the renowned sports medicine group of Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas. During his residency, Dr. Foret also was involved in numerous research studies including presentations on research of Platelet Rich Plasma use in Total Knee replacement and Pediatric musculoskeletal infections.

Dr. Foret is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is a member of the LSUHSC medical alumni board and currently serves as the chairman of the Surgery Department at Christus St. Patrick Hospital. He joined the Center for Orthopaedics in 2012. He treats orthopaedic conditions of the upper and lower extremity including arthritis, tendonitis, and fractures. He performs arthroscopic surgery and total joint replacement. He is a certified surgeon for the Mako Robotic assisted joint replacement system. He also has a special interest in cartilage preservation and restoration procedures involving the knee.

Dr. Foret's areas of interest and expertise include:

  • General orthopaedics and fracture management
  • Pediatric fracture treatment
  • Sports medicine
  • ACL reconstruction
  • Arthritis treatment
  • Sprains of the upper and lower extremities
  • Fractures of the upper and lower extremities
  • Hip fracture treatment
  • Geriatric fracture management
  • Meniscus repair
  • Knee cartilage restoration
  • Total joint replacement (hip and knee)
  • Robotic assisted partial knee replacement
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Tennis elbow




 

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