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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Dr. Esser's Experience

Dr. Esser's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Esser "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."

3  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Acupuncture
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

69  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • 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)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • 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
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • 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 Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tendonitis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
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11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Stephan Esser, MD
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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K. Bradbury in Jacksonville Beach , FL – Sep 09, 2018
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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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Jan in Ponte Vedra, FL – Aug 27, 2018
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Wonderful, caring, very knowledgeable, kind and generous. Would recommend to all my friends and family.
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Barbara Hicks in Jacksonville, FL – Aug 05, 2018
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Dr. Esser was excellent. Took his time to evaluate me and explained my shoulder/back problem to me in detail. My wife and I also attended one of his seminars. It was literally life changing. Driving home from the seminar, all we could talk about was how we were now going to exercise and eat...Read More
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Don Campbell in Ponte Vedra, FL – Jul 25, 2018
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In a word, AWESOME! Dr. Esser and his staff were able to see my wife the same day we called, arranged for an expedited MRI and provided immediate interpretation, reassurance, and well reasoned recommendations. He gave her injections following the thorough evaluation and his staff (thank you...Read More
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Raymond J. in Jacksonville, Fl – May 25, 2018
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