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Dr. Paul Van Deventer, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.1 (41)
Map Pin Small Covington, LA
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Paul Van Deventer, MD

Dr. Paul Van Deventer, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Covington, LA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 32 years of experience. They graduated from University of Mississippi School of Medicine and is affiliated with Avala Hospital, Lakeview Hospital and Tulane Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Van Deventer an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Van Deventer works at AVALA Ortho in Covington, LA. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain and Hip Sprain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Van Deventer's Office Locations

  1. 1
    AVALA Ortho - Covington
    1200 Pinnacle Pkwy, Covington, LA 70433 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (985) 231-2238
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    AVALA Ortho - Covington
    1200 Pinnacle Pkwy, Covington, LA 70433 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (985) 674-1700
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  3. 3
    Pinnacle Orthopedics
    1200 Pinnacle Pkwy Ste 3, Covington, LA 70433 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Avala Hospital
  • Lakeview Hospital
  • Tulane Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Joint Pain
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Hip Sprain

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Joint Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Hip Sprain
Back Pain
Broken Arm
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Chondromalacia
Chronic Neck Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Foot Fracture
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Herniated Disc
Hip Tendinitis
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Sciatica
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Spinal Stenosis
Arthrocentesis
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Replacement
Meniscectomy
Steroid Injection
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Impingement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Neck
Bunion
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Radiculopathy
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytrens Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femur Fracture
Foot And Ankle Osteophyte
Foot Sprain
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Genu Valgum
Genu Varum
Hammer Toe
Hand Fracture
Hip Fracture
Hip Impingement
Hip Osteophyte
Humerus Fracture
Knee Dislocation
Knee Fracture
Knee Osteophyte
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Osteopenia
Patellar Dislocation
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pinched Nerve in Back
Plantar Fasciitis
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Knee
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Snapping Hip
Spinal Osteophyte
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture of Foot
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibial Fracture
TMJ
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Trigger Finger
ACL Surgery
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Bone Scan
Bunion Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Release
De Quervain's Release
Dupuytren's Contracture Treatment
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Replacement
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Fracture Treatment Open
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hip Arthroscopy
Hip Dislocation
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Resurfacing
Joint Drainage
Joint Fluid Test
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Knee Replacement Revision
Lateral Retinaculum Patella Release
McMurray's Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Partial Knee Replacement
Partial Shoulder Replacement
Peripheral Nerve Block
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Quadriceps Tendon Repair
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Replacement
Spinal and Postural Screening
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Wound Repair
Wrist Replacement
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    4.1
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    Based on 41 ratings
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    About Dr. Paul Van Deventer, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1730184193
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Mississippi School of Medicine
    Medical Education

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    Dr. Van Deventer works at AVALA Ortho in Covington, LA. View the full address on Dr. Van Deventer’s profile.

    Dr. Van Deventer has seen patients for Joint Pain and Hip Sprain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Van Deventer on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    41 patients have reviewed Dr. Van Deventer. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Van Deventer.

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