Eric J. Lescault, D.O., practices at the Wilmington Ashton Drive, Shallotte and Brunswick Forest Cutlar Crossing locations of EmergeOrtho. He graduated from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his internship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. After serving as a flight surgeon in the U.S. Army, Dr. Lescault completed his orthopedic residency at Memorial Hospital in York, P.A., which included an affiliation with Johns Hopkins and Sinai Medical Center in Baltimore, Md. He continued his military service by providing orthopedic care at Womack Army Medical Center at Ft. Bragg, N.C., and proudly served as Chief of Orthopedic Surgery during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Dr. Lescault has more than a decade of experience in sports medicine and total joint replacement of the shoulder, hip and knee. He is also highly skilled in advanced arthroscopic and open techniques of the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee. His interests include shoulder injuries and conditions, including rotator cuff tears, and the role of physical fitness in improving overall health and surgical outcomes.
Dr. Lescault brings a unique perspective to health and fitness, working to prevent and treat common health problems in our community. He has spoken locally and nationally on community health and fitness promotion, and is a founding partner of several fitness-focused entities in Brunswick County.
As a specialist with workers’ compensation, Dr. Lescault helps patients who are injured on the job get back to work in a safe and timely manner.