Dr. Christopher K. Hebert is a board certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon, specializing in foot and ankle surgery. He grew up in Lake Charles, but the majority of his family is from Lafayette and Vermilion Parish. He completed his undergraduate studies at McNeese State University. Prior to joining Louisiana Orthopedic Specialists, Dr. Hebert cared for patients at Acadiana Orthopedic Group and University of Texas Medical Branch, where he also served as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Hebert received his fellowship training at the University of Washington and studied with Dr. Sigvard Hansen, pioneer in orthopedic surgery and author who has written textbooks in orthopedics and foot and ankle surgery. Dr. Hebert completed his orthopedic surgery residency program at Tulane University Medical Center. Dr. Hebert obtained his medical degree from Tulane Medical School, where he was awarded an Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society Membership by finishing in the top ten percent of his medical school class. In 1998, he moved home to Louisiana to establish a private practice specializing in foot and ankle surgery in Lafayette. Dr. Hebert is a member of several professional societies including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS), the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), the Louisiana Orthopedic Association (LOA), and the Lafayette Parish Medical Society (LPMS).