Doctor in the Dugout

Hear from Dr. Alan Beyer Saturdays at Noon
on Angels Radio AM 830 KLAA

Doctor in the Dugout is a one hour show hosted by Newport Orthopedic Institute's Dr. Alan Beyer, and runs on Saturdays (Dr. Beyer also works with Hoag Orthopedic Institute). Featuring Dr. Beyer’s distinctive wit and keen insights on sports, Doctor in the Dugout provides an entertaining twist on sports medicine-related topics and current injury reports, and features special guests and more.

In addition to baseball news, the program covers a variety of current events in the world of sports and sports medicine. Dr. Beyer answers questions sent in by email and fields calls from listeners. After baseball season, Doctor in the Dugout will air on Saturdays before football or hockey games. For upcoming show dates, see the schedule below.

Alan H. Beyer, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery of the knee and total knee replacement. Dr. Beyer graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine. During his residency at the Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York, he became the Chief Resident of Orthopedics and completed a sports medicine fellowship at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic. His passion for sports influenced his decision to pursue this specialty and thus in a vocation where preserving an active lifestyle is a key focus.

Listen to previously aired shows

Show Schedule

Saturday 1/7/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

Dr. Beyer's special guest will be Olympic Gold Medalist Swimmer Jason Lezak

Saturday 1/14/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

Danny Thompson, son of American racing legend Mickey Thompson, who just a few months ago set a land speed record at age 66.

Saturday 1/21/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

Ralph Willard Terry, Legendary former right-handed pitcher for the New York Yankees and MVP of the 1962 World Series.

Saturday 1/28/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

Tom Compton, NFL offensive tackle for the Atlanta Falcons.

Saturday 2/4/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

Billy Eppler, general manager of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

Saturday 2/11/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

Dr. Steven Barnett - board certified orthopaedic surgeon - advances in joint surgery>

Saturday 2/18/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

Dr. Emilia Ravski- board certified Sports Medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) physician - women's injuries and conditioning

Saturday 2/25/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

No Show - Spring Training

Saturday 3/4/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

No Show - Spring Training

Saturday 3/11/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

No Show - Spring Training

Saturday 3/18/17 12:00 - 1:00pm

Dr. Hank Azaria - comedian, actor and voice actor, and star of new IFC comedy series, Brockmire, about disgraced baseball play-by-play announcer debuting in April.

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