Elliott B. Nipper, M.D., fellowship-trained, board-certified total joint surgeon, has joined North Louisiana Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Clinic and is available to see patients. Patients in need of a hip or knee joint replacement or general bone, joint and muscle care are encouraged to call (318) 362-4411 to schedule an appointment.
As a fellowship-trained joint replacement surgeon, Dr. Nipper's expertise includes an array of the latest surgical techniques and procedures to effectively treat orthopaedic injuries and conditions of the hip and knee. He is also board-certified as an orthopaedic surgeon and offers care for general bone, joint and muscle concerns.
"Dr. Nipper joins us with a wealth of knowledge and skill in joint replacement surgery that will help our patients restore their daily function," says orthopaedic surgeon and Practice President Dr. Sol Graves of North Louisiana Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Clinic. "We are excited to welcome him to our team of specialists. He will be an excellent addition to our practice and an asset to our community."
Dr. Nipper holds a bachelor of science degree in chemistry and psychology from The University of Mississippi in Oxford, Mississippi. He earned his medical degree from The University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson, Mississippi, and he also completed an internship and orthopaedic surgery residency at the school's medical center. He later underwent advanced specialty training in hip and knee joint replacement through a fellowship at the Arizona Institute for Bone & Joint Disorders in Phoenix, Arizona.
"I am excited to begin my practice at North Louisiana Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Clinic and serve the Monroe, Ruston and West Monroe communities," says Dr. Nipper. "I am committed to working with my patients in developing customized treatment plans to get them back to their active lifestyles as quickly as possible."