Dr. Burton F. Elrod, MD

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Dr. Burton F. Elrod, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

Elite Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center 7105 S Springs Dr Ste 100, Franklin, TN 37067 Get Directions
(615) 324-1600

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Elite Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center provides comprehensive orthopaedic care and services throughout Tennessee and the southeast region. Our mission...   Read More

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery
      • Sports Medicine

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      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Achilles Tendinitis
      • Adhesive Capsulitis
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Baker’s Cyst
      • Bone Disorders
      • Broken Arm
      • Bursitis
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chondrocalcinosis
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Clavicle Fracture
      • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Elbow Sprain
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
      • Foot Fracture
      • Foot Sprain
      • Fracture
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Glenoid Labrum Tear
      • Hand Conditions
      • Herniated Disc
      • Hip Sprain
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Fracture
      • Knee Injuries
      • Knee Sprain
      • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Low Back Pain
      • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
      • Myelopathy
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Osteopenia
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rib Fracture
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Runner's Knee
      • Scapular Fracture
      • Scoliosis
      • Shoulder Diseases
      • Shoulder Dislocation
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Systemic Chondromalacia
      • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
      • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

      Procedures Performed

      • ACL Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Elbow Arthroscopy
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee Arthroscopy
      • Knee Surgery
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Neuroplasty
      • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Rotator Cuff Surgery
      • Steroid Injection
      • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1975

      • Internship Hospital
        Memphis Hosp/Meth Hospital

        Completed in 1978

      • Residency Hospital
        Baroness Erlanger Hospital

        Completed in 1982

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Sw Orth Grp

        Completed in 1983

      • Undergraduate School
        David Lipscomb University

        Graduated in 1972

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Elrod's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Elrod's Care Philosophy

      Elite Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center provides comprehensive orthopaedic care and services throughout Tennessee and the southeast region. Our mission is to provide unsurpassed orthopaedic care to our patients so that they may pursue and maintain more healthy and active lifestyles.