Physicians

Our talented group of Southern Bone and Joint Specialists physicians have extensive training and experience in orthopedics. SBJ physicians are board certified and board eligible.

Keith Melancon, M.D.

Keith P. Melancon, M.D. is a board-certified orthopedic physician. He received his bachelor’s and medical degrees from Louisiana State University. He completed orthopaedic residency training at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He is a past president of the Mississippi Orthopaedic Society. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthoapedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, American Association for Hand Surgery, and Medical Group Management Association.

Melancon recently was a department of orthopaedics assistant professor at LSU Medical School in New Orleans. He served as chief medical officer for LSU Healthcare Network. He was named Louisiana’s Top Doctors in 2012 and 2013. He was Clinical Instructor of the Year 2012 by LSU Department of Family Medicine. He received Top 40 Under 40 Mississippi Business Journal in 2003.