Dr. Elkin specializes in the following:

  • Sports Medicine
  • Hip, Knee, Shoulder, and Elbow Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Hip Preservation and Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Knee Ligament, Meniscus and Cartilage Surgery
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Fracture Treatment
  • PRP Injections
  • My hip surgery by Dr Elkin went smoothly with no problems and little discomfort. I consider him to be an excellent surgeon with a friendly and helpful manner. - T E. - 11/18/2020 

  • I injured my elbow in Sept. 2019, then was referred to see Dr. Elkin, which he said the best way to fix my elbow dislocation fracture was surgery. He explained everything to me and my dad, and was able to do my surgery. After surgery, he checked up on me and told me how the surgery went. During every... read more - April S. - 3/21/2020 

  • While dealing with an issue and going from doctors office to doctors office for almost a year I finally ended up being sent to Hope. I was so discouraged by the time I got here and met with Dr. Elkin I didn’t have much hope. After just one appointment with Dr. Elkin and the wonderful staff here the 11+ months... read more - Sean K. - 2/11/2020 

Dr. Daniel Elkin is a fellowship-trained sports medicine surgeon specializing in the treatment of shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee conditions. His focus is on a personalized and evidence-based approach to treating each patient’s condition. He believes in providing
his patients with all of the operative and non-operative options so they can make the best-informed decisions about their treatment.

Dr. Elkin completed his fellowship at Medstar-Union Memorial Hospital where he worked with recreational, collegiate, and professional athletes while covering the Baltimore Ravens, Washington Wizards, Towson Tigers, and Morgan State Bears.

“Through my experiences on the field, on the trail and in the mountains, I understand how important it is to get back to doing what you love after an injury. My goal is to shepherd you along the path of recovery, and be your strongest advocate in the process.”

In his free time, Dr. Elkin enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. He is also an avid backcountry skier and mountain biker.


  • Undergraduate: Brandeis University
  • Medical School: Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Graduate Medical Education

  • Residency: Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Fellowship: Medstar Union Memorial Hospital Program, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Board Certification



Professional Society Memberships

  • America  Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America