Mr. Gary L Porubsky MD
Hand Surgeon | Hand Surgery4015 Hwy I-49 South Service Rd Opelousas LA, 70570
Dr. Gary Porubsky is a hand surgeon practicing in Opelousas, LA. Dr. Porubsky specializes in caring for hand, wrist and forearm problems without the option of surgery unless necessary. Many hand surgeons are also experts in diagnosing and caring for shoulder and elbow problems and tend to suggest non-surgical treatments such as hand therapy or physical therapy.
Education and Training
Univ of Ks Sch of Med, Kansas City Ks 1978
Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS- Surgery of the Hand
- Duke Univ Med Ctr, Hand Surgery; Truman Med Ctr-West, Orthopedic Surgery; Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Orthopedic Surgery; Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, General Surgery
- Duke University Med Center
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