OISI Staff Spotlight- Dane Elliot

Posted October 15, 2020

Dane Elliot

This week’s OISI  Staff Spotlight features Dane Elliot, Physical Therapist, Certified Athletic Trainer

1. How long have you been with OISI?

16 years.

2. Proudest moment here at OISI or Favorite part of your job?

My favorite part of my job is helping a patient achieve their goals, whether that is returning to work, sport, or function with their daily activities.

3. What gets you out of bed in the morning?

A 58 lb Goldendoodle named Gus.

4. People would be surprised if they knew what about you?

I played golf at John A. Logan College for 2 years.

5. What is your favorite thing to do in Southern IL?

Anything outdoors with my family, but my favorite would be playing golf with my daughter, Merryn.

COVID-19 Precautions

We at Orthopaedic Institute of Southern Illinois are committed to continuing to provide the highest quality and safest orthopaedic care to the people of Southern Illinois.

In the interest of protecting our patients and employees, we have instituted the following procedures:

All patients will be screened according to CDC recommendations via telephone prior to their scheduled appointment date. These recommendations include screening for a fever, cough, shortness of breath. Upon arriving at any of our facilities, all people will be screen upon arrival.

We will not be allowing any visitors to accompany patients with the exception of a single parent accompanying a minor or a designated caregiver accompanying an impaired adult.

At this time, we will continue to provide full physician services in the office as well as physical and occupational therapy, imaging, pain management, and Urgent Care services for your urgent orthopaedic needs.

We are working closely with our hospital partners for the continued provision of urgent and emergent orthopaedic care.

Please remember to stay calm, stay smart, and if you are feeling ill, stay home.

Thank you,
The Physicians and Staff of Orthopaedic Institute of Southern Illinois.