Meet Dr. Robert Douglas Bostick III, MD

Dr. Robert Douglas Bostick III, MD

Meet Dr. Robert Douglas Bostick III, MD: A Leader in Orthopedic Care in Louisiana

An Introduction to Excellence

When it comes to orthopedic care, you want a surgeon whose skill is matched by their dedication to patient well-being. Meet Dr. Robert Douglas Bostick III, MD, a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon based in Louisiana who fits this description to the letter.

Education & Credentials: The Foundation of Expertise


  • Doctor of Medicine, Louisiana State University School of Medicine (Graduated May 1996)
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, University of Alabama (Graduated December 1991)


  • Orthopedic Surgery Resident Physician at Louisiana State University Medical Center – Charity Hospital (July 1996 – June 2001)

Board Certification & License

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Recertification (2013)
  • Sub Specialties Certification in Sports Medicine (2009)
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (2003)

Specialty Courses

Dr. Bostick keeps himself updated with the latest techniques and technologies by regularly attending specialty courses, including:

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America Fall Course – AANA Hip Arthroscopy Lab
  • Dupuy Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Course
  • Biomet Oxford Unicompartmental Arthroplasty Course/Lab
  • Advanced Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course/Lab
  • Introduction to Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Course/Lab

Membership Societies

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Louisiana Orthopaedic Association
  • Greater New Orleans Orthopaedic Society
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Medical Association of Southeast Louisiana

About Dr. Bostick


Born and raised in New Orleans, Dr. Bostick’s impressive credentials only tell part of the story. His passion for orthopedics started early and has only grown stronger throughout his extensive education and practice.


Dr. Bostick’s practice focuses on an array of cutting-edge treatments, including but not limited to:

  • Arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery
  • Fracture treatments
  • Sports injuries
  • Diagnostic ultrasound and guided injections
  • PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) therapy
  • Viscosupplementation
  • Steroid injections
  • Non-operative spine treatment

Pioneering Techniques

He has a particular expertise in emerging technologies like PRP and Lipogems therapy, as well as state-of-the-art arthroscopy procedures that are performed in-office. These advancements allow patients to recover quickly, often without the need for hospitalization.

Litigation Support

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Bostick is a trusted resource for litigation support. He has extensive experience testifying for both plaintiff and defense attorneys on orthopedic issues, making him a sought-after expert in legal matters involving orthopedic care.

Hospital Affiliations

Dr. Bostick is affiliated with multiple prestigious medical institutions, including:

  • West Jefferson
  • Omega Hospital
  • Jefferson Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • West Bank Surgery Center
  • Avala
  • South Lake Surgery Center

The Takeaway

Dr. Robert Douglas Bostick III is not just an orthopedic surgeon; he is a dedicated healthcare provider, a pioneer in emerging technologies, and an advocate for patient wellness. Whether you are seeking treatment for a sports injury or exploring innovative therapies like PRP, Dr. Bostick offers a depth of knowledge and a breadth of skills to address your orthopedic needs.

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This blog post is meant for informational purposes only and should not replace professional medical advice. Always consult with a healthcare provider for diagnosis and treatment.