Knee

The knee is the body’s largest joint and is where three bones meet: the tibia, the femur and the patella. The knee is a “hinge” joint because it allows the leg to bend in one direction only.  The knee is also able to supply enough strength for running, squatting, jumping, and turning, but it doesn’t have the available range of motion like other joints in the body. In fact, it has almost no ability to rotate.​

The knee is a complex system of both supportive and moving parts, including bones, cartilage, muscles, tendons and ligaments.  Each part of the knee joint is subject to injury or disease. Because of this, treatment of knee-related injuries and disorders requires a set of distinct skills and experience.  MIDSTATE Orthopaedic's knee specialists provide comprehensive knee care beginning with diagnosis and continuing throughout treatment and rehabilitation.

Common Conditions

Treatments

Physicians

The following providers see patients for these conditions. For scheduling please call (318) 473-9556.

Terry Texada, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon​
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Mark A. Dodson, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon​
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Michael Brunet, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon​
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Michael J. Leddy III, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon​
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William D. Crenshaw, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon​
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Jeffrey L. Garrison, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon​
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Tim Randell, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon​
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Jamie Rister, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon​
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John P. Sandifer, M.D.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon​
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David Rogenmoser, D.O.

Board Certified Physiatrist​
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Contact Information

3444 Masonic Drive Alexandria, LA 71301
Phone: (318) 473-9556

Operating Hours

Monday-Thursday 8AM - 5PM
Friday 8AM-12PM

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