Robert Douglas Bostick III, M.D.

Dr. Bostick was born and raised in New Orleans, and his dedication and experience has led him to be recognized as one of the best orthopedic surgeons in Louisiana.

After practicing on the Westbank for 18 years, Dr. Bostick founded the Metairie Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, LLC. Dedicated to providing state-of-the-art treatment for a wide range of orthopedic conditions, our clinic is committed to creating a welcoming atmosphere for our patients. Our friendly and professional staff is dedicated to meeting all orthopedic and sports medicine needs with the utmost care and courtesy. Patient care is our priority, and to facilitate the best outcomes for our patients, we utilize cutting-edge technology and years of clinical experience.

Dr. Bostick is board certified in both Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.  He has expertise in complex shoulder issues and performs advanced arthroscopic surgical treatment of the shoulder, knee, hip and other joints of the extremity.

Dr. Bostick has been featured in New Orleans Magazine as a New Orleans top doctor and has been named as one of Castle Connolly's 2024 Top Doctors.

He is also a trusted surgeon for litigation support and workers’ compensation injuries.



Ryan Charles Roubion, M.D.

Dr. Ryan Roubion is a highly skilled sports medicine and orthopedic surgeon based at Metairie Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. With extensive experience in both non-operative and surgical treatment of musculoskeletal conditions, Dr. Roubion is a trusted specialist in his field.

Dr. Roubion's expertise lies in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee, as well as joint replacement surgery and fracture care. He is dedicated to providing comprehensive care to his patients and ensuring their optimal recovery.

Born and raised in Destrehan, LA, Dr. Roubion attended Brother Martin High School before pursuing his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at LSU, where he graduated cum laude. During his time at LSU, he was a 4-time letter winner as a javelin thrower on the LSU Track and Field team. Dr. Roubion went on to earn his medical doctorate from Louisiana State University School of Medicine and completed his orthopedic surgery residency training there.

To further enhance his skills, Dr. Roubion pursued fellowship training in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery at Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center (MSMOC) in Jackson, Mississippi, and at the Tulane Institute of Sports Medicine.

Dr. Roubion's dedication to his field is evident through his numerous publications on various orthopedic topics and his receipt of multiple awards for scholarship and professionalism. He maintains affiliations with the Louisiana Orthopedic Association, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.


Kristina Vidrine, PA-C

Kristina Vidrine, PA-C is a board-certified Physician Assistant who has worked hand in hand with Dr. Bostick for over 13 years and is a vital part of the Metairie Orthopedics & Sports Medicine team.

Kristina was born and raised in Opelousas, LA. She was a standout three-sport athlete in high school. Following a knee injury and undergoing surgery and rehab, this is where she discovered the PA profession and her love for orthopedics began.

She received her Bachelor of Biological Sciences degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA. She was then accepted into the Physician Assistant Program at Our Lady of the Lake College in Baton Rouge. She received her Master of Medical Science degree in Physician Associate Studies. She then moved to Metairie which she now calls home.

Kristina manages the doctor’s surgery schedule, sees and treats patients in the clinic, assists in surgery, and goes the extra mile for patients to ensure they receive the treatment they need.

She maintains affiliations with the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Louisiana Academy of Physician Assistants, Physician Assistants in Orthopedic Surgery, and the Louisiana Orthopedic Association.

John Hildenbrand IV, M.D.
Board Certified Hand Specialist

Fellowship: Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, The Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center – Indianapolis, IndianaOrthopaedic Surgery
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center’s Department of Orthopaedics

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Subspecialty Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

The American Association of Hand Surgery
The American Society of Surgery of the Hand
The American Society of Peripheral Nerve
American Medical Association
Arthroscopy Association of North America
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
Louisiana Medical Society
Lafourche Parish Medical Society
Louisiana Orthopaedic Association
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Dr. John C Hildenbrand IV is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist with extensive experience in hand & wrist surgery.

Welcome to Metairie Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Located conveniently near the Lakeside Mall in Metairie, Louisiana, Metairie Orthopedics & Sports Medicine is your destination for modern and comprehensive orthopedic care.  Our dedicated team of sports-medicine specialists is committed to providing you state-of-the-art treatment for a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions. Whether you’re an athlete in need of speedy recovery or someone simply looking to reclaim their active lifestyle, our team is here to provide personalized care that meets your unique needs.

Expertise That Sets Us Apart

When it comes to complex shoulder and knee injuries, we’re the experts you can trust. Our advanced arthroscopic surgical procedures are designed to address even the most intricate joint issues. With a focus on delivering exceptional care, our team holds expertise in treating complex shoulder, hip, and knee injuries using advanced arthroscopic surgical techniques. 

Cutting-Edge Diagnostic and Treatment Tools

We’re all about staying ahead of the curve. Our clinic offers innovative clinical diagnostic and treatment tools that include in-office arthroscopy and ultrasound.  These cutting-edge techniques provide direct visualization of injuries or abnormalities, proving invaluable for cases where MRI results are inconclusive or for patients who have a limited tolerance for traditional imaging studies.

Elevating Care with Advanced Technology

A notable feature of Metairie Orthopedics & Sports Medicine is our team’s certification in MAKO robotic joint-replacement surgery. This cutting-edge technology adds a new dimension to joint replacement procedures, ensuring unparalleled precision and successful outcomes for our patients.

A Trusted Name in Orthopedics

Metairie Orthopedics & Sports Medicine’s dedication to exceptional patient care has been featured in New Orleans Magazine. Our commitment to excellence is a testament to our patient-centric approach, combining cutting-edge technology with years of clinical experience to ensure the best possible care.

Experience the Difference

We invite you to explore our state-of-the-art space in person and experience the difference firsthand. Whether you’re seeking treatment for an existing condition or looking to optimize your orthopedic well-being, we’re here for you. Our courteous staff is here to guide you through every step of your orthopedic journey, from appointment scheduling to personalized care. Contact us today by phone or online to learn more and take the first step towards optimal orthopedic health.