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Dr. Burton Elrod, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.5 (46)
Map Pin Small Nashville, TN
Accepting new patients
49 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Burton Elrod, MD

Dr. Burton Elrod, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Nashville, TN. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 49 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University of Tennessee College of Medicine and is affiliated with Tristar Centennial Medical Center, Maury Regional Medical Center, Tristar Hendersonville Medical Center, Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center, Livingston Regional Hospital, Southern Tennessee Regional Health System Winchester, Tristar Horizon Medical Center, Cookeville Regional Medical Center, Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, Ascension Saint Thomas Hickman, Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital West, Logan Memorial Hospital, Monroe County Medical Center, Nashville General Hospital at Meharry, The Medical Center At Bowling Green, Three Rivers Hospital and Tristar Northcrest Medical Center. Dr. Elrod, completed a residency at Baroness Erlanger Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Elrod an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Elrod works at Practice in Nashville, TN with other offices in Brentwood, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Shoulder Impingement Syndrome along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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These providers are on the medical staff of Tristar Centennial Medical Center.

Dr. Elrod's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Elite Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center Plc
    2004 Hayes St Ste 200, Nashville, TN 37203 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 324-1600
    Monday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    07:00 - 17:00
  2. 2
    Office
    1001 Health Park Dr Ste 220, Brentwood, TN 37027 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 324-1600
    Monday
    07:30 - 16:30
    Tuesday
    07:30 - 16:30
    Wednesday
    07:30 - 16:30
    Thursday
    07:30 - 16:30
    Friday
    07:30 - 16:30
  3. 3
    Saint Thomas West Hospital
    2000 Church St, Nashville, TN 37236 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 284-5555
  4. 4
    Elite Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center Plc
    2021 Church St Ste 200, Nashville, TN 37203 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 284-2000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

Admitting hospitals are where the provider is credentialed to see patients, perform procedures, and send patients for continuous care.

  • Tristar Centennial Medical Center
  • Maury Regional Medical Center
  • Tristar Hendersonville Medical Center
  • Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center
  • Livingston Regional Hospital
  • Southern Tennessee Regional Health System Winchester
  • Tristar Horizon Medical Center
  • Cookeville Regional Medical Center
  • Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
  • Ascension Saint Thomas Hickman
  • Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital West
  • Logan Memorial Hospital
  • Monroe County Medical Center
  • Nashville General Hospital at Meharry
  • The Medical Center At Bowling Green
  • Three Rivers Hospital
  • Tristar Northcrest Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Joint Pain
Limb Pain

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Back Pain
Chondromalacia
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Ligament Tears
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellar Chondromalacia
Radiculopathy
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Arthrocentesis
Knee Arthroscopy
Meniscectomy
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Steroid Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
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Autoimmune Diseases
Avascular Necrosis
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
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Cervical Radiculopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
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Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Genu Varum
Herniated Disc
Hip Sprain
Humerus Fracture
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Injuries
Knee Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Epicondylitis
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Patellar Dislocation
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Runner's Knee
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica
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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Diseases
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tenosynovitis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Tibial Fracture
ACL Surgery
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture Repair
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Joint Drainage
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Peripheral Nerve Block
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Somatic Nerve Block
Tommy John Surgery
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    4.5
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    Based on 46 ratings
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 49 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1285683540
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Sw Orth Grp
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Baroness Erlanger Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Memphis Hosp/Meth Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Tennessee College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • David Lipscomb University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Burton Elrod, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Elrod is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Elrod has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Elrod has seen patients for Shoulder Impingement Syndrome, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Elrod on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    46 patients have reviewed Dr. Elrod. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Elrod.

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