Tanner Eldridge earned his Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training from Eastern Kentucky University and post-professional Masters of Athletic Training from the University of Kentucky. Certified with the National Athletic Trainers Association since May of 2019, Tanner has served as an Athletic Trainer in the UK Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine for 4 years. Currently Tanner provides medical coverage to area high school athletic departments, primarily Sayre School. In addition to his athletic training experiences, Tanner is also a nationally certified Emergency Medical Technician.

Personal Statement

I entered the field of sports medicine due to lifelong involvement in sports and a desire to help patients return to their highest level.

Outside of practicing medicine, I focus on hobbies of self improvement such as reading, exercising, playing instruments, and learning languages.

Training & Education


BS Athletic Training- Eastern Kentucky University
MS Athletic Training- University of Kentucky

Certifications and Special Training

Athletic Training Certified
Kentucky Athletic Training License
National Emergency Medical Technician Registry