Without the help of Elite and MPOWER, I don’t think I would have come this far. When Dr. Elrod comes into the patient’s room, he is engaging. He is friendly, but also tells me how it is. He educated me about the condition and explained what I would need to do to see the results I wanted. He’s been the best orthopedic surgeon I have ever been to, bar none. It’s been a life changing experience thanks to Dr. Elrod.
I’ve been able to return to most normal activities again and have even gone back to a bootcamp to work out. I’ve achieved some weight loss and I am hoping to regain the full mobility that I had prior to the injury.
When you play football, you have this mentality that you’re unstoppable and don’t know what pain is. You’re a warrior. But when you’re not playing, you start to feel all these battle wounds you’ve suffered over the years. It’s tough. My biggest issues were my neck and my knee. Having played for the Titans for… Read More
Dr. Willers has been amazing. Before the surgery, he took his time and listened to my concerns. I never felt rushed under his care. I tend to ask a million questions and he was patient with me and explained the surgery well. We set expectations and my recovery is coming along amazingly.
When I was younger, I used to play sports and lead an active lifestyle. Over time, my lifestyle had to change. I was told years ago that I would eventually need to have surgery on my knees. My ability to move had become so limited that I recall having trouble catching a plane. I came… Read More
“Elite Sports Medicine has been amazing to me and I cannot thank them enough. The entire staff is courteous, flexible, professional, and easy to talk to. When your body is the lifeline to your career, you only want the best and Elite provided that. One time after talking with Dr. Elrod, he invited me to… Read More
“I have been through several injuries over the years, from hips to shoulder, to rib injuries…Dr. Elrod has been great, and has been great to work with. He’s gotten me healthy as quick as possible, with no reoccurrences of injuries; it’s been great!”
My experience at Elite was incredible. I was having a lot of lower back pain and I was worried that getting back to playing MLB would be a long haul. Dr. Glattes and my therapist, Kenny, got me back to playing ball painfree a lot faster than I expected. They have a real understanding of… Read More
I’ve had numerous sports injuries, and ten different surgeries, from ankles, Achilles tendon, elbow and knees to shoulders over the years due to various orthopedic injuries from years of Rugby and competing as an endurance athlete. As an older athlete, at age 55, it is important to me to stay competitive. In 2014, Dr. Elrod… Read More
During my Major League Baseball career I had access to the absolute best medical care and resources available anywhere. It’s incredibly reassuring to know that the same level of care I received during my playing days continues to be available to me and my entire family through Elite Sports Medicine. Whether it’s Kenny Chatman collaborating… Read More