Dr. Mark Elzik is an affiliate orthopedic surgeon with South Orange County
Orthopaedics, Inc. He is an accomplished orthopaedic surgeon who specializes
in hand, wrist, elbow, and microvascular surgery.
Dr. Elzik was raised in south Orange County where he attended St. Margaret’s
Episcopal School. From there he went on to Duke University where he received
his Bachelors and graduated with Distinction.
After college, he went on to medical school at the University of North
Carolina (UNC) – Chapel Hill where he again graduated with Distinction.
He was inducted into the coveted Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society
early on in his third year of medical school, which is an honor held by
only the top 1% of medical students.
Dr. Elzik went on to pursue the field of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University
of California Los Angeles (UCLA) where he completed his residency. Having
a particular interest in hand surgery, Dr. Elzik further pursued sub-specialty
training and completed a fellowship at the prestigious Philadelphia Hand
Center under the direction of world renown hand surgeon Dr. A. Lee Osterman.
Dr. Elzik has published multiple medical articles and given numerous lectures
at national meetings. He serves patients throughout south Orange County
and operates at Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo and Laguna Beach. Some
of his surgical competencies include:
- Wrist Arthroscopy
- Finger, Hand, Wrist, Forearm, Elbow Trauma
- Pediatric Injuries
- Finger/Hand Replantation
- Microvascular Reconstruction
In his free time, Dr. Elzik enjoys spending time in front of the barbecue,
water sports, and watching a good college basketball game.
Questions About Your Care
If you have a clinical question about your care, medication, or follow-up
needs, please contact the South Orange County Orthopaedics, Inc. directly.
Fax: (949) 364-2110
* Please note that due to HIPAA Regulations, we cannot respond to you via
email. Once your email is received, you will receive a call from one of
our staff members at
South Orange County Orthopaedics, Inc.