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Dr. Scott Yerger, MD

Dr. Scott Yerger, MD

Age 49 Orthopedic Surgery M
(173) 173 reviews
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Dr. Scott Yerger, MD is a orthopedic surgery specialist in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Yerger completed a residency at LSU Medical Health Sciences Center. and is affiliated with Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Yerger is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery.


  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Fellowship Hospital — 2005
  • LSU Medical Health Sciences Center, Residency Hospital — 2004
  • University of South Alabama Medical Center, Internship Hospital — 2001

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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      2025 Gravier St Ste 400, New Orleans, LA 70112 Existing Patients: (504) 568-4680

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This was my 2nd hip replacement. Went with Dr. Yerger this time because my son had such a great experience with his hip surgery with Dr. Yerger . It was truly amazing the difference in the two surgeries. Hospital stay was also the best among the 5 surgery’s that I have had in past.
— Jul 22, 2021
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Dr. Yerger frequently treats Joint Pain, Osteoarthritis, and Osteoarthritis of Knee.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital
  • Acadia General Hospital
  • Lafayette General Medical Center
  • Lafayette General Surgical Hospital
  • Lafayette Surgical Specialty Hospital
  • Park Place Surgical Hospital
  • Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital