Dr. Stephan Esser, MD

Dr. Stephan Esser, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Stephan Esser, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University of South Florida / College of Medicine in 2008 and specializes in sports medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation, and more.

10475 Centurion Pkwy N Ste 220

Jacksonville, FL 32256

Contact Information

(904) 634-0640

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Esser's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Knee Injuries
Knee Pain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Morton's Neuroma
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phantom Limb Pain
Physical Therapy
Plantar Fasciitis
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Prolotherapy Injections
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Diseases
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Pain
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spine and Sports Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
Spine Disorders
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stem Cell Therapy
Stress Fracture of Foot
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Ultrasound-Guided Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

Southeast Orthopedic Specialists is dedicated to providing the community with the highest quality healthcare through our commitment to leadership and excellence. Through this mission, we strive to set the standard for quality healthcare delivery in the region bringing national-level care to a local setting.


  • Sports Medicine
  • Acupuncture
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine


  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Harvard Med Sch, Spaulding Rehab Hosp, Mass Genl Hosp
    Residency Hospital
  • Carolina's Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital
  • 2008
    University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School


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I saw Dr. Esser for neck pain. He was thorough in his examination and presented written treatment options. In a follow-up appointment, we reviewed my MRI, where he took time to explain the scan in detail and discuss the next plan of treatment. I appreciated the time he took in his explanations as...Read More
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Not a good experience. He read my MRI results to me but left out a lot of information that I would’ve asked about. He asked how I was doing since the last appointment, I said better but still having pain. He just moved on without inquiring more. He even told me to get back in the gym and resume...Read More
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Dr. Esser is simply Awesome! He is very knowledgeable. I did 6 sessions of Acupuncture with him and each session made me feel better and a GREAT relief from Back and Knee pain. Excellent Staff.
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I have been very pleased with my experiences with Dr. Esser at Southeast Orthopedics. It is easy to schedule an appointment for a time that is convenient and the front office staff is friendly. I have several orthopedic issues and Dr. Esser always takes the time to listen me discuss my symptoms,...Read More
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Over the course of 4 appointments, I spent more time w/ assistants, trainees & students than the doctor himself. Both times I actually spoke with Dr. Esser, it was obvious that he works under the "spend as little time with the patient as possible" mentality. He speaks VERY fast, and doesn't seem to...Read More
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Southeast Orthopedic Specialists

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
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Golden Rule
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Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Mayo Clinic
Meritain Health
Private HealthCare Systems
TriCare for Life
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