Sports Team Affiliations
Newport Orthopedic Institute doctors are board-certified and fellowship-trained
in their area of expertise within Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. Our
doctors offer comprehensive, evidence-based treatment that is customized
to meet the needs of our patients, including diagnostics, physical therapy,
pain management, and when necessary, state-of-the-art surgical procedures.
We are proud to support our local community by offering orthopedic care
to athletes, coaches, sports teams and organizations. We care for patients
of all skill levels - from the weekend warriors, recreational, high school,
college and professional athletes.
We have taken our high quality orthopedic care directly to the sidelines,
providing care and reassurance to players and their families. We are proud
that several of our Newport Orthopedic Institute Sports Medicine and Orthopedic
Surgeons are members of the
NFL Physicians Society and are team physicians for the Los Angeles Chargers.
We would like to recognize the following doctors for their time and dedication
to the following teams:
Dr. Alan Beyer - Doctor in the Dugout - Los Angeles Anaheim Angels, Orange County Breakers
Dr. James Caillouette - Sage Hill High School
Dr. Shaunak (Shaun) Desai - F.I.F.A Soccer & Stanford University
Dr. David Gazzaniga - Los Angeles Chargers (former team doctor for New York Jets), University
High School, & St. Margaret’s School
Dr. Andrew Gerken - Corona Del Mar High School
Dr. Russell Petrie - Los Angeles Chargers & Vanguard University (formerly worked with
the USA Volleyball Team)
Dr. James Ting - Los Angeles Chargers, Vanguard University, and Sage Hill School (formerly
Los Angeles Triathlon, Ironman World Championship & Cal State University,
Dr. Alexander Tischler - Newport Harbor High School
Dr. Eugene Yim - Los Angeles Chargers (former team physician for San Francisco 49ers),
USA Volleyball men's and women's national teams.