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

Atomic Habits: Building Systems for Success

Jan. 30, 2023

How can we develop habits that would contribute to our optimal outcome? Are you taking the necessary steps to progress rather than regress?   It has been stated that good habits are the key to success, whereas bad habits unl…

How to Avoid Bad Days with Jeffrey Holst

Jan. 23, 2023

Life is made up of two things, good and bad circumstances. However, it is not the circumstances that make a day great or terrible instead; it is how we perceive it to be. Amidst tough times, we often get drowned by worry, lo…

Guest: Jeffrey Holst

How to Pivot for a Fresh Start

Jan. 16, 2023

In this solo episode, Dr. Derrick Burgess will reminisce about the expansion of TimeOut with the SportsDr. Podcast.  This show has provided listeners with a life-fulfilling journey of various guests from different fields, in…

How to Enhance Your Financial Future with CEO Kaaren Hall

Jan. 9, 2023

A good quote says, "the only person who will take care of the older you someday is the younger you today." When we are young, we frequently put off thinking about retirement and prefer to worry about it later. However, our s…

Guest: Kaaren Hall

You Deserve Self-Compassion with Dr. Jillian Rigert

Jan. 2, 2023

The world can be so chaotic sometimes. Different things will motivate you to decide on relationships, education, and career. However, we can never eliminate the hardships and pressures it produces within our minds. Thus, for…

From ER Doctor to Apartment Investor with Dr. Ronnie Shalev

Dec. 26, 2022

Will Rogers once said, "Real estate is the best investment in the world because it is the only thing they're not making anymore."   Real estate investment has been proven the safest investment in the world since it cannot be…

Recent Blog Posts

TimeOut with the SportsDr.

I couldn’t have done it without you! Thank you so much for all your support to TimeOut with the SportsDr. I’d like to take this opp…

Starting the year right!

Happy New Year to you and your family! I am truly grateful for all your support last 2022, I hope you continue to stick around as I continue to produce w…

Finishing Strong in 2022

First of all, I want to thank you for sticking around! You mean a lot to me and the podcast, I truly appreciate it.  I bet you are starting to get …

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.