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Nicholas Dantzker, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder & Elbow Orthopedics

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HighPoint Orthopedic Associates - Gallatin

300 Steam Plant Rd., Suite 300

Gallatin, TN 37066

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Phone: 615.328.3740

About Nicholas Dantzker

Dr. Nick Dantzker is a devoted Orthopedic Sports Medicine surgeon. Throughout his training he has served as team physician for Columbia University, Fordham University, the New York City Football Club, and helped care for the New York Yankees. He has done research on ligament reconstruction, injuries and conditions of the elbow, and more. Dr. Dantzker is a member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, as well as the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

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Children (ages 4 - 11)

Adolescents (ages 12 - 18)


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Columbia University for Shoulder, Elbow and Sports Medicine, New York, NY

Surgical Fellowship
Year Graduated: 2021
Focus Area: Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Year Graduated: 2020
Focus Area: Orthopaedic Surgery

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH

Medical School
Year Graduated: 2015
Degree Earned: Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)

Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Undergraduate School
Year Graduated: 2009
Focus Area: Biological Sciences
Degree Earned: Bachelor of Science (B.S.)


Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Transitional Research Grant
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation Grant
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honors Society
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Best Abstract
International Society of Neurovascular Disease Annual meeting, Bologna, Italy