Where Life, Sports and Medicine Intersect!
TimeOut With The SportsDr. Podcast

TimeOut With The SportsDr. Podcast

I’m Dr Derrick Burgess, board certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Sportsmedicine specialist, and host of TimeOut With The SportsDr Podcast. This is the show where life, sports and medicine intersect!

Are you a young professional who is successful but not fulfilled? Are you interested in changing the trajectory of your family for future generations? Do you feel that everything you know about money is just enough to keep you caught in the rat race?

If you answer yes to any of these questions, this podcast is for you. Join in every week to gain practical tips about how to strengthen your mindset, grow your assets and achieve the level of success that you desire. I want to share what I’ve learned and been able to accomplish with you.

Because,….if I can do it, you can too!...

Recent Episodes

How to Promote Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging in Sports with Dr. Victor Kidd

Sept. 26, 2022

We are often told that vulnerability signifies weakness and that tears are for losers. Many of us were trained to suppress our emotions and to let our cries be unheard. There seems to be a strict requirement always to let br…

How to Achieve Generational Health through Mentorship, Academic, and Emotional Growth with Dorrell Jalloh

Sept. 19, 2022

It has been said that the primary goal of education is to develop a well-rounded person. It offers many the capability of handling a wide range of responsibilities.  Likewise, one can obtain a certification that opens the do…

Winning on the Court and as a CEO with Kathryn Walker

Sept. 12, 2022

"Depression and anxiety are not signs of being weak. They are actually signs of a person being too strong for too long." Depression can be a paralyzing feeling in which a person loses interest in things he once enjoyed. It c…

Uncommon and Unfinished with Ben Troupe

Sept. 5, 2022

What does it take to be uncommon? Why can't I be like somebody?  The truth is, we are born uncommonly unique.  In some aspects, we are so distinct from each other that not even a fingerprint looks the same. We are extraordin…

Guest: Ben Troupe

Build Your Brand…Live Your Dreams with Sue Izzo

Aug. 29, 2022

When you achieve your dreams, it's not so much what you get, as it is who you become. Dreams are vital in a man's life since they fuel our passion and purpose of existence. It gives us something to aim for and pushes us to a…

Guest: Sue Izzo

Seizing the Moment with CEO of “I AM” Possible Enterprises Kenneth "Jo-Jo" Smith

Aug. 22, 2022

When you want good things to happen, you must endeavor for them at any cost.  Many people are afraid to attempt a goal when it presents them with choices where they have to let go of what is currently in hand.  The cliche, a…

Recent Blog Posts

Winning Time! The Essence of Having the Right Mindset

Here’s hoping you are doing great.  Football season just started and what perfect time to talk about winning! Our last two episodes have bee…

Embracing Your Uniqueness Helps Build Your Brand

How’s it going? Here’s hoping you had an awesome Labor Day last Monday!  Time for another TimeOut with the SportsDr. Update!  Ove…

Interludes Extra Talk on Tuesdays

Interludes Extra presents, "Talk on Tuesdays", with host Valarie Johnson and EP Michael Wamble. Join them LIVE in the chat as they review the latest H…

About the Host

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Dr. Derrick Burgess

Orthopedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine

Dr. Derrick Burgess is a board certified Orthopaedic Surgeon and specialist in Sports Medicine and shoulder surgery. Dr. Burgess is Co-Captain with his wife Myeasha, pediatric dentist, in building a winning team with their three beautiful children.

It was in high school that Dr. Burgess, a Muscle Shoals, Alabama native, realized his interest in orthopaedics. After suffering an injury in football, Burgess discovered a mentor that would be a catalyst for his pursuit in medicine. He embodies the same passion to impact other young people to "Dream Big" to achieve their wildest desires.

After high school, he continued his education at Xavier University of Louisiana as a biology pre-med major. After graduating summa cum laude, Dr. Burgess attended Howard University in Washington, DC for both his medical school training and orthopaedic surgery residency. He subsequently completed his sports medicine specialty training under world-renowned surgeon Dr. Frank Noyes at Cincinnati SportsMedicine and Orthopaedic Center. There, he trained extensively in arthroscopic surgery of the knee, hip and shoulder, ligament reconstruction, cartilage transplantation, meniscal transplantation, osteotomies and shoulder replacement, including the reverse ball and socket arthroplasty. He served as associate team physician for the Cincinnati Bengals as well as team physician for Milford High School. Dr. Burgess is a Fellow of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

He is currently South Central Sports Medicine medical director in Laurel, Mississippi. He participates in providing world class care for his patients and athletes in South Mississippi. Dr. Burgess is a top motivational speaker and shares his talents to inspire others to achieve their goals despite the obstacles in their way.