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Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists to Merge Established Practices; Welcomes Thomas J. Montgomery, MD and Peter D. Vizzi, MD

Mar 21, 2021 | Press Release

Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists to Merge Established Practices; Welcomes Thomas J. Montgomery, MD and Peter D. Vizzi, MD


LAFAYETTE, LA, March 22, 2021 – Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists (“LOS”) today announced the addition of two well-respected orthopedic specialists in Dr. Thomas J. Montgomery and Dr. Peter D. Vizzi.  The two physicians bring a combined 50 years of orthopedic experience to complement the comprehensive team at LOS.

“The addition of these two surgeons to LOS enhances the offering of orthopedic care for our patients, particularly with total joint replacement and sports medicine,” says Michael Prejean, Chief Executive Officer. “We’re excited to welcome their staff to the Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists team.” The two physicians will continue to treat patients at their current location of 1301 Camellia Boulevard in River Ranch.

Dr. Peter D. Vizzi is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with over 20 years of experience as an orthopedic physician. He specializes in sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery of the upper and lower extremities, total joint replacement and is ROSA certified for robotic knee replacement  

Dr. Thomas J. Montgomery is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in adult reconstructive surgery (ROSA certified for robotic knee replacement), arthroscopic surgery, and sports medicine. Dr. Montgomery has provided excellent care and treatment to patients across Acadiana since 1994.

Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists expects the merger of the two practices to be completed towards the end of the month. The Camellia clinic marks the sixth location for LOS across Acadiana.

Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists is Acadiana’s only comprehensive musculoskeletal orthopedic practice now with 15 orthopedic specialists. Our specialists include Hand & Wrist (2), Spine (4), Foot & Ankle, Robotics for Spine, Knee & Hip (GLOBUS, ROSA & MAKO) Sports Medicine, Total Joint Replacement (Hip, Knee, Shoulder), and Physical and Occupational Therapy.  With locations now in Lafayette (4), Youngsville, and New Iberia, along with Acadiana’s only Orthopedic Urgent Care in Lafayette, Acadiana’s residents have greater access to highly trained orthopedic specialists for all orthopedic conditions. Louisiana Orthopaedic Specialists, Acadiana’s Leader for Orthopedics, Spine & Sports Medicine can be reached at 337-235-8007 or via the web at laorthospec.com.