Dr. Linschoten (pronounced Lynn-Show-Ten) was born in The Netherlands, raised in the Caribbean, and settled in Baton Rouge in l992. He married a nice Cajun girl from Gonzales in 2013, who calls him her "Cajun Dutchman."
He attended medical school in the city of Utrecht and completed a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland after which he further subspecialized in total joint replacements at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.
Dr. Linschoten is part of the Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic, a 35+ strong Orthopaedic group, with multiple locations in and around Baton Rouge.
Dr. Linschoten’s area of expertise is total hip and knee replacements, as well as hip and knee revisions and the management of complex total joint situations. Dr. Linschoten often receives referrals from other orthopedic surgeons throughout the region. He is trained on Stryker's Mako Robotic Assisted Surgical System. He is one of the first physicians in Baton Rouge to use this technology to perform knee replacement surgery at the Baton Rouge General.