Elliott H. Leitman, M.D.

Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Quick Bio
  • Lieutenant Colonel (ret) US Army 
  • Team Physician: Lincoln University, Caravel Academy, Avon Grove High School, Kennett High School. 
  • Maccabiah / USA Sports for Israel 2009/2013 
  • Philadelphia Eagles 1997-1998 
  • Philadelphia Flyers 1997-1998 
  • Wilmington Blue Rocks 2007-2011
Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic joint reconstruction. Joint replacement surgery, General Orthopaedics, Shoulder
Medical School
Boston University School of Medicine
  • Board Certified American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons 
  • Subspecialty Certification in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Hospital Affiliations
  • Christiana Care
  • Jennersville Regional Hospital - Chairman of Orthopedics
Professional Societies
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America 
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 
  • Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society 
  • Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine 
  • Delaware Orthopaedic Society: Vice President.
Community Interests
  • Medical Liablility Committee, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons 
  • Board of Directors Blue/Gold High School All Star Basketball Game 
  • Licensed Private Pilot, Triathlete , Cyclist.
Post Graduate Training
Albert Einstein Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Sports Medicine Fellowship: 3B Orthopaedics, Philadelphia, PA



  • Dr. Elliott Leitman speaks with Angelo Cataldi & The Morning Team on 94WIP about Phillies’ injuries:


  • Dr Elliot Lietman appointed to the Orthopaedic Advisory Board of Ortho-Preferred® program. The Ortho-Preferred® Program was conceived by DT Preferred Group, LLC. The advisory board has been formed consisting of prominent Orthopaedic Surgeons knowledge
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  • Knee replacement: Can the robot save you?
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  • Why Patellofemoral Replacement Is A Good Option
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  • Elliott Leitman, M.D. recently interviewed Merrick Wetzler, M.D. a four-time medical chairman for the Maccabiah World Games. During the Games, in addition to providing team coverage, Dr. Wetzler handles phone calls and questions from athletes, trainers,
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  • The Advantages of The Oxford Partial Knee Replacement
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  • How Long Can You Put Off Treating Shoulder Pain?
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