George W. Byram Ill, MD

Orthopaedics

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Highland Center for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

1455 E. Bert Kouns
Second Floor, Suite 210
Shreveport, LA 71105
(318) 798-4623
Fax (318) 798-4518

Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Education

  • Doctorate of Medicine Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Louisiana July 2008 - May 2012
  • Bachelor of Science Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, Louisiana August 2004 - May 2008 Major: Biological Sciences Summa Cum Laude Graduate

Post Graduate Education and Training

  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: University of Arkansas for the Medical Sciences Little Rock, AR July 2O12 - June 2O17
  • Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellowship: Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center; Jackson, MS Tulane Institute of Sports Medicine; New Orleans, LA August 2017-July 2018

Professional Society Memberships

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America; 2017 -present
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; 2012 -present
  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction; 2013 -present
  • Mid-America Orthopaedic Association; 2015 -present
  • Arkansas Medical Society; Resident member: 2012 -2017
  • Louisiana State Medical Society; 2008-2012
  • American Medical Association; 2008-2012

Honors and Awards

  • LSU Board of Directors Scholarship (2010, 2011)
  • Dean Arthur R. Choppin Memorial Honors; Louisiana State University (2006)
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society (2007, 2008)
  • LSU chapter of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • Gamma Beta Phi Honors Society
  • Jerry Brandon Memorial Award (2004)
  • LSU Chancellor's List (2004-2008)
  • Order of Omega Greek Honors Society (2007-2008)
  • Who's Who Among American College Students (2004-2008)
  • Louisiana Tuition Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS) Honors Scholarship (2004-2008)
  • Louisiana Select NIKE travel team; Amateur Athletic Union (2003)

Team Coverage

  • 2017-2018 Tulane Green Wave
  • 2017-2018 Mississippi College Choctaws
  • 2017-2018 Hinds Community College Eagles
  • 2017-2018 Warren Central High School Vikings
  • 2015 Little Rock School District Football
  • 2012-2017 University of Arkansas at Little Rock Trojans
  • 2012-2017 Cabot High School; Arkansas

Administrative Service

  • 2010 Orthopedic Surgery Interest Group; Vice President
  • 2009 Orthopedic Surgery Interest Group; Class Representative
  • 2005-2007 Sigma Chi, Gamma Iota Chapter, LSU; Chairman of Game Day Committee
  • 2006 Sigma Chi, Gamma Iota Chapter, LSU; Annotator

Local and National-International Service

  • 04/2016 - Arkansas State High School Sports Medicine Symposium
  • 12/2013 - Operation Walk volunteer -Arkansas Specialty
  • 01/2013 - Orthopaedics Orthopaedic medical mission trip to Nicaragua
  • 2009, 2010 - Counselor at Camp Tiger for disabled children
  • 03/2009 - Orthopedic Surgery Interest Group "Blue Dog" Fundraiser for Shriner's Hospital
  • 08/2005 - Hurricane Katrina Relief Volunteer at LSU-Baton Rouge Triage Center
  • 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 - Habitat for Humanity; Greater Baton Rouge area
  • 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 - Children's Miracle Network; fundraising and event coordinator
  • 2003 - 2004 Minden St. Jude Auction
  • 2001 - 2004 Basketball Coach for the Glenbrook School Junior League

Abstracts and Proceedings

  • 2015 - Byram, GW, Guidry, CL, Tait, M, Barnes, CL: Relevonce of lntraoperative Anteroposterior Radiograph During Total Hip Arthroplasty *2015 - Podium presentation at the annual Arkansas Orthopaedic Forum, Little Rock, AR
  • 2013 - Byram, GW; McCarthy, RE: Expansion Thoracoplosty for Severe Thoracic Lordosis Achieved Pulmonary Function Improvement in Early Adolescence *2015 -accepted e-poster at The International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis
  • 2013 - Heim, EA; Barnes, CL; Bushmiaer, M; Byram, GW: Potential Benefits of Using Liposomal Bupivacaine Instead of Epidurals in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Publications

  • 2018 - George W. Byram Ill, M.D., Adam C. Field, and Larry D. Field , M.D.: Arthroscopic Management of Locked Posterior Shoulder Dislocations; Arthroscopy Techniques (Currently accepted and in press)

Accepted Insurance

  • AETNA MEDICARE ADVANTAGE
  • AETNA PPO
  • AMERIGROUP
  • AMERIHEALTH CARITAS / WAS LACARE
  • BEECHSTREET
  • BENEFIT MNGMT SERVICES
  • BLUE CROSS COMMUNITY BLUE
  • BLUE CROSS HMOLA
  • BLUE CROSS MCR ADVANTAGE
  • BLUE CROSS PPO
  • CHAMP VA
  • CIGNA
  • COMMUNITY HEALTH SOLUTIONS
  • COVENTRY NATL (FST HLTH)
  • COVENTRY OF LOUISIANA
  • GILSBAR 360
  • GOLDEN RULE (UHC)
  • HEALTH PLUS
  • HEALTHSMART
  • HUMANA GOLD PLUS (MCR)
  • HUMANA/OCHSNER
  • LA HEALTH COOPERATIVE / VERITY
  • LA HEALTHCARE CONNECTIONS
  • LSU FIRST
  • MAILHANDLERS
  • MEDICAID ARKANSAS
  • MEDICAID TEXAS
  • MEDICARE
  • MEDICARE RAILROAD
  • MEDICARE TEXAS
  • MERITAIN
  • MULTIPLAN
  • NPPN
  • OPTICARE
  • PHCS
  • PPO PLUS
  • PPO USA
  • TRICARE PRIME
  • TRICARE STANDARD
  • UHC COMMUNITY PLAN
  • UNITED HEALTH CARE
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE MCR ADVANTAGE
  • UNITED MEDICAL RESOURCE (UHC)
  • VANTAGE FREEDOM PLAN
  • VANTAGE HMO
  • VANTAGE MCR ADVANTAGE
  • VANTAGE PPO
  • VERITY HEALTHNET.
  • WINDSOR STERLING

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Highland Clinic

Main Campus

1455 East Bert Kouns
Shreveport, Louisiana

Main 318-798-4500 

Physician Referral 318-798-4643

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