Dr. Elkersh is a Board-Certified Pain Medicine Physician from The American Board of Anesthesiology in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. In 1998, he completed his surgical internship at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Florida and in 2002 he completed his Anesthesiology residency at the University of Miami. He then completed Pain Medicine fellowship training at Harvard Medical School. After practicing in Los Angeles for 18 months, he moved to Louisiana.
He is currently holding faculty appointments as clinical assistant professor in both the anesthesiology and neurology departments at Louisiana State University School of Medicine.