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Robert Duarte MD
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Robert Duarte MD

(337) 494-4961
Primary Specialties
  • Orthopedics
    (Board Certified)
Secondary Specialties
  • Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Memorial Medical Group

Primary Office

1717 Oak Park Boulevard
3rd Floor
Lake Charles, LA 70601
(337) 494-4961
(337) 494-4964
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Physician Bio

Affiliates & Groups
  • Hip Center of Louisiana
  • A part of the Memorial Medical Group


As a total joint specialist, Dr.Robert Duarte is experienced in joint reconstruction and replacement, and is trained in state of the art surgical techniques including computer navigation and robotic-assisted partial and total knee replacement surgery. He is also experienced in hip and knee resurfacing, osteotomy and muscle sparing surgical approaches, such as direct anterior hip replacement. He has participated in research studies on osteoarthritis and total knee replacement. Although he specializes in total joint repair, Dr. Duarte also sees general orthopedic cases.

Conditions & Diseases Treated

  • Robotic-assisted Knee Replacement
  • Joint Resurfacing Surgery
  • Partial Joint Replacement
  • Joint Realignment Procedures (Osteotomies)
  • Revision Joint Replacement (Correcting failed/problematic total joint replacements)
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Joint Reconstruction
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery of the Hip, Knee and Shoulder
  • Orthopedic Surgery


  • American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons
  • Louisiana Orthopaedic Association
  • American Medical Association


College: Nova Southeastern University
Medical School: Florida State University College of Medicine
Residency: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Internship: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Accepted Health Plans

  • - Please contact your physician's office for a list of insurances accepted.