Residency Director:

Tyson Green, DPM

Program Director

Phone: (337) 721-7285


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The CHRISTUS St. Patrick Podiatric Medicine and Surgical Residency program is approved by the Council on Podiatric

Medical Education of the American Podiatric Medical Association. It is a 3-year, surgically oriented program, focusing on foot and ankle surgery and comprehensive podiatric medicine.


Tyson Green, DPM


West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital, Imperial Calcasieu Surgical Center, Center for Orthopaedics, Christus Ochsner Lake Area Hospital

Clinical Experiences:

Anesthesiology, Athletic Training, Behavioral Science, Diabetic Wound Care, Emergency Room, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease, Orthopaedics, Office Rotations, Outpatient Clinic, Pathology/Lab, Pediatrics, Podiatry, Podiatry Surgery, PM&R, Pain Management/Regional Blocks, Radiology, Rehabilitation, Research, Rheumatology, Surgery, trauma, Vascular Surgery

Program Emphasis:

Heavy on the sports medicine and surgery. Sports medicine program incorporates working side by side with the team physicians of 14 area high schools and McNeese State University.

Applicant Requirements:

NBPME passage by July 1

CV and three (3) letters of recommendation

Pay Scale:

Year I: $48,000

Year II: $50,000

Year III: $52,000

Other Benefits:

CME Allowance

Health Insurance

Malpractice Insurance



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