Episode 115

Published on:

27th Sep 2023

#115 - Christopher Dodson, MD: Work Ethic, Resilience, ACL Repairs, Rotator Cuff Tears, Finding GRIT and the Art of Sports Medicine

Christopher Dodson, MD is a board certified Sports Medicine surgeon and a Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University.

He is currently the Associate Head Orthopedic Surgeon for the Philadelphia Eagles, a consultant to the National Hockey League (NHL), and Head Team Physician for Eastern University.

Dr. Dodson was previously Head Team Physician for the Philadelphia 76ers and served as a consultant for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Dr Dodson specializes in treating Shoulder Instability, ACL reconstruction, Rotator Cuff Tears, and Elbow Injuries in Overhead Athletes. 

Dr. Dodson has authored over 90 articles and book chapters related to sports medicine and has been consistently recognized as a “Top Doctor” in the Philadelphia region.

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