Elena (Ellie) Jelsing, M.D.

Physician - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Undergraduate Studies

College of Saint Benedict/St. John’s University – St. Joseph, MN

Medical School

Mayo Medical School – Rochester, MN


Intermountain Medical Center – Murray, UT

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education – Rochester, MN


Sports Medicine, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education – Rochester, MN


  • RMSK (Registered Musculoskeletal Sonographer) certification
  • SafeSport certification


  • AAPMR – Currently the Director of the AAPMR Ultrasound Task Force
  • Mayo Clinic PM&R Sports Medicine Fellowship Assistant Program Director
  • Director of Resident/Fellow Sports Medicine Rotations at Mayo Clinic Square
  • Former Head Team Physician, USA Curling teams
  • Team Physician, USA Ski and Snowboard teams
  • Team Physician, multiple local high school football teams

Professional Interests

  • Diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound
  • Interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound
  • Regenerative medicine strategies
  • Exertional leg pain in athletes
  • Pediatric musculoskeletal injuries


Personal Interests

I enjoy participating in recreation leagues (volleyball, basketball, soccer, softball), traveling, skiing, hiking, camping and trying to keep up with my kids!

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