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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Chimento is Excellent. Dr. Chimento has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. George Chimento, FACS, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Chimento graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
New Orleans, LA
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater New Orleans
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Chimento has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • St Anne General Hospital 
  • Summit Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. George Chimento FACS and MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. George Chimento practice?
Dr. George Chimento has 1 office location.
Dr. George Chimento practices Orthopaedic Surgery near New Orleans, LA.
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