Doctor in the Dugout

Hear from Dr. Alan Beyer and Dr. Jonathan Kaplan Saturdays at Noon
on Angels Radio 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 teh Doctors' 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 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.

Watch "The Making of Doctor in the Dugout with Dr. Alan Beyer" Video

Listen to previously aired shows

Saturday 4/27/19 12:00 - 1:00pm Marcellus Wiley - Former NFL defensive end who played for 10 seasons. Wiley is currently a member of Fox Sports 1 and formerly co-hosted SportsNation on ESPN.
Saturday 5/4/19 12:00 - 1:00pm Dr. Adam Rivadeneyra - One of Hoag Orthopedic Institute's primary care sports medicine doctors, who will go in to all the details on how to deal with non-surgical sports medicine issues, such as concussions and the like.
Saturday 5/11/19 N/A

No show - preempted by Angels baseball

Saturday 5/18/19 12:00 - 1:00pm

A special episode of Doctor in the Dugout where we will be hosting the Arthritis Walk at Angels Stadium in person at 8 a.m. Come out and join us for the fun and games, then be sure to tune in to our show at noon, where we will be hosting many of the honorees in-studio to talk about the Arthritis Foundation and what it means.

Saturday 5/25/19 12:00 - 1:00pm

Damon Stoudamire - Current head men's basketball coach at the University of the Pacific and former NBA point guard