Brian D. Dierckman, M.D.

Sports Medicine & Surgery of the Knee, Hip, and Shoulder located in Franklin & Brentwood, TN

About Dr. Dierckman


Brian Dierckman, MD, specializes in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery of the knee, hip, and shoulder for both adults and children. Dr. Dierckman currently sees patients at Elite Sports Medicine + Orthopedics’ Brentwood and Franklin locations.

He received his Doctor of Medicine from Indiana University School of Medicine and completed his surgery internship and residency at Emory University Department of Orthopedics. He then went on to complete a fellowship in sports medicine at Southern California Orthopedic Institute (SCOI) in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Dierckman spent four years at SCOI before joining Elite Sports Medicine + Orthopedics.

Prior to medical school, Dr. Dierckman attended the University of Notre Dame, where he played collegiate football. He has continued his love of sport by acting as a team physician for schools in Indiana and California. Dr. Dierckman routinely lectures and teaches around the country, training other surgeons in cutting-edge techniques of the hip. 

Dr. Dierckman’s specialties include hip impingement and labral tears, hip dysplasia, arthritis of the hip and knee, knee ligament tears, meniscus and cartilage injuries, rotator cuff tears, bursitis, shoulder, labral tears and instability, anterior approach hip replacement with computer navigation, periacetabular osteotomy, hip arthroscopy including labral reconstruction, cartilage and meniscus repair/reconstruction/transplant in the knee, multi-ligamentous and revision ACL knee surgery.



Brian Dierckman

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Taylor grew up in Franklin, TN and graduated with her Bachelors in Nursing at Samford University and Masters in Nursing/Nurse Practitioner at Vanderbilt University. She has worked in a nursing home, children's hospital, adult trauma and burn ICU, internal medicine clinic and orthopedic practice. Taylor has always had a passion for medicine, and specifically the orthopedics specialty. She has years of experience as an orthopedic Nurse Practitioner, and expertise in treating head to toe musculoskeletal conditions of all ages. A unique skill she possesses is the ability to perform head to toe injections through landmark guidance and/or musculoskeletal ultrasound guidance. She truly cares about her patients and treats each one with knowledgeable and compassionate care.

In her free time, Taylor enjoys working out, outdoor activities, spending time with friends and family, and anything involving animals. She hopes to visit all the destinations on her travel list and one day own a small farm.