Christopher C. Dodson, MD

Christopher C. Dodson, MD

Dr. Dodson is a board certified Sports Medicine surgeon. He is an assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at Thomas Jefferson University and specializes in sports related injuries of the shoulder, elbow and knee.

His clinical interests include shoulder instability, ACL reconstruction, rotator cuff tears, and elbow injuries in overhead athletes. He serves as an assistant team physician for the Philadelphia Eagles and the Philadelphia Flyers and as an orthopaedic consultant for the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Pittsburgh Pirates

Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgery
Sports Medicine

Services
Knee

Ligament Injury (Anterior Cruciate Ligament – ACL)
Meniscal Injury
Cartilage Injury

Shoulder

Instability
Labral Injury (Anterior, Posterior, Superior – SLAP)
Rotator Cuff Injury
Biceps Injury

Elbow

Ligament Injury (Ulnar Collateral Ligament – UCL and Lateral Collateral Ligmant-LCL)
Tendon Tear (Bicep, Triceps)
Tendonopathy (Tennis/Golfers Elbow)
Loose Bodies
Bone Spurs

Other

Proximal Hamstring Ruptures
Achilles Tendon Ruptures

Apppointments
Orthopedic Surgery, Rothman Institute
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Jefferson Medical College
Assistant Team Physician Philadelphia Eagles
Assistant Team Physician Philadelphia Flyers
Orthopaedic Consultant – Los Angeles Dodgers, Pittsburgh Pirates
Editorial Reviewer, American Journal of Sports Medicine
Social Media Co-Editor and Reviewer, Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
Editorial Reviewer, Arthroscopy Journal

Education
M.D., Brown University Medical School

Fellowship
Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

Residency
Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY

Awards
Top Doctors in Main Line, Main Line Today Magazine
Top Doctors in Delaware Valley, Suburban Life Magazine

Affiliations
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Board of Directors
The American Orthopaedic Association (AOA)
NFL Team Physician Society
American Arthroscopy Association of North America
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Interurban Orthopaedic Society
Orthopaedic Learning Center

Publications
See full list of publications.