Dr. Daniel Elkin

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
  • Regenerative Medicine

  4.9 out of 5

  • Absolutely respect and love them best treatment I’ve ever had. Dr. Elkin is one of my favorite people that care and consideration that they take with you and explain everything thoroughly absolutely would recommend them to anyone - Melissa O. - 1/14/2022 

  • Dr Elkin is caring and understanding. He listens to you. Would highly recommend him to anyone with an injury. - Linda D. - 1/14/2022 

  • I have never had a surgery go so good. Everyone at the Keizer location are so so nice and friendly. Dr Elkins has treat me so nice and explaining things to me. Told me to call if anything changes. - Debbie L. - 12/30/2021 

  • Dr Elkin, is my favorite Dr. of all times! He actually listens and genuinely cares about what brings you in to see him as well as try’s to help with other issues you maybe having going on! He has great bedside manner! I also like that he has two locations that he is at, and it seems very easy to... read more - Kelsey B. - 12/06/2021 

  • I will begin with a front desk stuff, they were amazing, friendly and welcoming. The doctor [Dr. Elkin] was great, explained well, so we can understand our case, gave options. Left satisfied. - Lia P. - 12/02/2021 

Dr. Daniel Elkin is a board-certified, 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

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery



Professional Society Memberships

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