Dr. Jeffrey Willers, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Willers, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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44 y/o
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Dr. Jeffrey Willers, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

Elite Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center

2004 Hayes St Ste 200

Nashville, TN 37203
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 96% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Willers "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."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Miller Orthopaedic Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Willers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Willers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Willers to family and friends
4.6
based on 87 total reviews (30 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (87)

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    (78)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Willers' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (30)

I visited numerous Drs before I had the opportunity to meet Dr Willers. I had a severed tendon and another torn tendon in my left ankle and foot. He was thoughtful and very thorough with explaining my options. Surgery was completed November 30. 10 weeks out I am pain free and well on my way to...more
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I suffered a traumatic injury to the anterior tibial tendon in my ankle. The tendon was completely severed. . I found Dr. Willers through a friend and contacted his office the next day. He fit me in his schedule and he performed surgery on my leg two days later. I am very happy with the...more
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I tore my posterior tibial tendon in my right foot. As I was deciding which doctor to choose to do my surgery, I knew of 2 other people who had seen Dr. Willers. Both had excellent outcomes. In fact one of them had been referred to Dr. Willers by another surgeon who could not correct her problem. ...more
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Dr. Willers is TRULY a wonderful doctor that REALLY cares!!! I had been given a VERY DIRE diagnosis for my ankles and even being able to walk at 54 years old!! The last specialist I had went to gave me a prescription for a WHEELCHAIR!!! I researched and found Dr. Willers and I can truly say that...more
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Dr. Willers reconstructed my Achilles tendon on Oct. 23rd. I've had no pain since 4 days after the surgery, and 2 months out I am out of the boot and walking normally. I highly recommend him for ankle/foot issues. His staff and the staff at Elite Physical Therapy are all first class!
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