Doctor in the Dugout

Newport Beach

Doctor in the Dugout

Hear from Dr. Alan Beyer and Dr. Jonathan Kaplan Saturdays at Noon on AM 830 KLAA

Doctor in the Dugout is a one hour show hosted by Hoag Orthopedic Institute's Dr. Alan Beyer and Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, and runs on Saturdays. Featuring the Doctors' distinctive with 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 Doctor in the Dugout radio program covers a variety of current events in the world of sports and sports medicine. Dr. Beyer and Dr. Kaplan answer 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.

Dr. Jonathan Kaplan is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon at Hoag Orthopedic Institute. He is fellowship trained to treat patients with foot and ankle injuries and conditions. Dr. Kaplan completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the Los Angeles County/University of Southern California Medical Center and is currently a partner at the Orthopaedic Specialty Institute in Orange, California. He is on the forefront of minimally invasive bunion correction, arthritis treatment, and deformity correction, not only as a clinician, but also as an instructor in these techniques.

Listen to previously aired shows

Saturday 3/28/20 12:00 - 1:00pm

Jill Moeller - Founder of Simply Mindful Solutions, a company dedicated to helping individuals maximize their well-being.

Saturday 4/4/20 12:00 - 1:00pm

Ross Case - Former professional tennis player. His career-high singles ranking was world no. 14.

Saturday 04/11/20 12:00 - 1:00pm

Jim Abbott - Former Angels and Yankees pitcher and friend of the show, Jim Abbott returns as a guest on Doctor in the Dugout.

Saturday 04/18/20 12:00 - 1:00pm

Samantha Tucker - Former Team USA paralympic archer. Her scores at the 2015 SoCal Showdown were strong enough to qualify her for the 2015 Parapan Am Games in Toronto, followed by a trip to the World Archery Para Championships in Germany.

Saturday 4/25/20 12:00 - 1:00pm

Matt Case - CEO of Luminas. Creators of the LUMINAS Relief Patch, a pain relief patch using revolutionary technology to help reduce pain and inflamation, speed recovery and maintain peak performance.