Dr. W. Karl Ordoyne

St. Charles Surgical Hospital &
Center For Restorative Breast Surgery


“The treatment of breast cancer is continually changing, allowing for more choices for each woman. I share a steadfast commitment to each patient I treat from diagnosis through treatment and into survivorship.” –W. Karl Ordoyne, MD

William Karl Ordoyne, MD, FACS recently joined the world renowned team of doctors at the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery and the St. Charles Surgical Hospital, the only hospital in the world dedicated to breast reconstruction for women facing breast cancer. He joins Reconstructive Plastic Surgeons: Frank DellaCroce, M.D., FACS; Scott Sullivan, M.D., FACS; Chris Trahan, M.D., FACS; M. Whitten Wise, M.D. and Craig Blum, M.D. and fellow Surgical Breast Oncologist Alan Stolier, M.D., FACS.

Most recently, Dr. Ordoyne served as the Louisiana Inpatient Medical Director for United Healthcare. Previously, he practiced at Ochsner Clinic, and Northlake Surgical Associates for 18 years.

Board certified in surgery, Dr. Ordoyne has over 20 years experience in surgical oncology. He specializes in breast cancer care, and served an appointment as the Cancer Liaison Physician, Commission of Cancer for the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Ordoyne received his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine. Following a General Surgery Internship at the Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, Dr. Ordoyne continued his residency at Ochsner, where he served as the Administrative Chief of Surgery Resident. He then completed a Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at the University of Illinois in Chicago. Dr. Ordoyne is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and he has published numerous articles dedicated to the advancement of cancer treatment.