About Jeremy Burnham, M.D.

Dr. Burnham is a fellowship-trained, board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in surgical treatment of sports medicine injuries. His clinical and research focus is knee ligament, meniscus, and cartilage surgery.

He is the Director of Sports Medicine at Ochsner Sports Medicine Institute in Baton Rouge, LA. Dr. Burnham is a team physician for professional, collegiate, and high school athletic teams.

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Jeremy Burnham Top ACL Surgeon
Team Physician for Southern University
Team Physician for Baton Rouge Rougarou
Team Doctor for Parkview Baptist
Team Doctor for Dunham
Team Doctor for Brusly
Team Doctor in Hammond


Current Team Physician

  • Southern University Football, Softball, Soccer
  • Baton Rouge Rougarou Minor League Baseball
  • Parkview Baptist School
  • The Dunham School
  • Brusly High School
  • Catholic High - Pointe Coupee
  • St. Thomas Aquinas - Hammond


Education & Training

  • Louisiana State University (LSU)
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: University of Kentucky - Chandler Medical Center (UK) 
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)

Injured? Plan Your Comeback Now...

Injured? Plan Your Comeback Now...

Baton Rouge native Dr. Jeremy M. Burnham is proud to be back in Louisiana as part of Ochsner Sports Medicine Institute. With a passion for his community, Dr. Burnham serves sports medicine and orthopedic patients in Baton Rouge, Hammond, Brusly, Prairieville, Gonzales, Denham Springs, Livingston, New Roads, St. Francisville, Zachary, Central and Walker, bringing an innovative approach to orthopedic sports medicine surgery. His background has enabled him to garner extensive knowledge in advanced arthroscopic and open procedures to knee, shoulder, hip, ankle, and elbow injuries.

Dr. Burnham commonly treats the following conditions: